Faculty Resident Director Application Forms

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All University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa faculty members in Bargaining Unit 7 are eligible to apply [from Rank 3 to Rank 5 or permanent Instructors (2)]. Faculty members who are on leave during the semester preceding the study abroad resident directorship are NOT eligible to apply. Resident Directors are appointed from UH Mānoa, as the UHM Study Abroad Center is a UH Mānoa program.

For your convenience, the Faculty Resident Directorship application has been broken down into 4 sections for Summer, Semester and Academic Year-in-Japan: Application Components, Application Form (Form 1 for Summer; Form 2 for Semester), Application Information and Program Summary. Please click on the links to download the documents.

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SUMMER 2018 PROGRAMS  – deadline*: October 6, 2017

Teaching Programs

  • Mendoza, Argentina*
  • Paris, France
  • Berlin, Germany
Application Components Form 1
Application Information
Updated September 28, 2017
Program Summaries

*Faculty members applying for the Mendoza program are not required to teach a course. Faculty members who choose not to teach are expected to contribute toward the cost of their accommodation. 

Non-Teaching Programs

  • Angers, France*  
  • Annecy, France
  • Lille, France
  • Dublin, Ireland 
  • Florence, Italy
  • Kōbe, Japan 
  • Seville, Spain
Application Components Form 1
Application Information
Updated September 28, 2017
Program Summaries

*Faculty Resident Director appointment for Angers, France is for even-numbered years only; faculty Resident Director appointment for Annecy, France is for odd-numbered years.

FALL 2018 / SPRING 2019 PROGRAMS  – November 6, 2017

Updated September 28, 2017

Semester Programs

Application Components Form 2
Shanghai, China Application Information Program Summary
London, England Application Information Program Summary
Paris, France Application Information Program Summary
Delhi, India* Application Information Program Summary
Florence, Italy Application Information Program Summary
Machida, Japan** Application Information Program Summary
Seville, Spain Application Information Program Summary

*Faculty Resident Director appointment for Delhi, India is for Fall semester of even-numbered years only.   

**Faculty Resident Director appointment for Machida, Japan is for Fall or Spring semesters. Applicants who choose to teach both terms may do so but must propose two courses per term. 

ACADEMIC YEAR PROGRAMS – deadline:  November 6, 2017

Academic Year Programs

Application Components Form 2
Kōbe, Japan 
(next appointment: AY 2018-19)
Application Information Program Summary