The University of Hawaii Professional Assembly partners with HomeStreet Bank to offer Hometown Home Loan Programs. This program offers a wide selection of home loan options, whether you are buying your first home, refinancing or remodeling. Click here for more information.
The database containing University of Hawaii Faculty data has been updated for the fall of 2014 and published in a new, interactive format, including executive management salaries from July of 2013. Take a look and let us know what you think! Browse Salary Data
Richard Jones is an assistant professor in elementary education at UH West O‘ahu and serves on the UHPA Board of Directors. A true believer that science is everywhere, he adapts and modifies numerous lessons, labs and activities to use local data, local geomorphology and local issues to which the students can directly relate. Prior to joining UH West O‘ahu, Jones was a science teacher in Montana and Kaua‘i. He also worked at the U.S. Department of Energy as an Albert Einstein Distinguished [...]
The 3,987 UH faculty members within Bargaining Unit 7 have ratified the proposed 2015-2017 UHPA/BOR Agreement by a vote of 99.1% (2798) in favor, with a total 70.8% (2823) of 3987 faculty members voting. The contract negotiations and the ratification voting were both finished an unprecedented year before the end of the expiration of the current Agreement, ensuring a smooth transition through June 30, 2017. The ratified contract provides an 8% across-the-board salary increase over the two years of the agreement, as [...]
UHPA and UH Manoa recently completed negotiations on Procedures for Evaluation of Faculty at UH Manoa. This is a part of the settlement to a prohibited practice dealing with five year faculty evaluation procedures.
Two administrators at the campus and an additional source confirmed his removal. UHPA Executive Director JN Musto offered his comments on an interview with KITV.
In Hawaii, upholding the quality of public higher education is a political process. After all, the Governor, UH administration, the UH Board of Regents, and the UH faculty are all involved in the negotiations of faculty contracts. In addition, the Hawaii State Legislature must vote to allocate funding to fulfill the obligations of ratified faculty contracts.
Royal State Insurance invites UHPA members to attend a FREE SEMINAR to learn about Long-Term Care and ways you can pay for it.
Watch the press conference announcing the historic tentative agreement between Governor Neil Abercrombie, the University of Hawaii, and the University of Hawaii Professional Assembly (UHPA).
UHPA acknowledges the support that Senator Schatz has given Hawaii farmers through the 2104 Farm Bill. The bill supports increased education opportunity and technical assistance for farmers working with UH faculty members.