Faculty


Bogart, Louise

Emerita Associate Professor of Education (1984) B.A., Kansas State University

M.Ed., College of Notre Dame

Ph.D., University of Hawaii

Brodey, Vivana

Emerita Professor of Spanish (1988)

B.A. Hunter College, CUNY

M.A., Columbia

Ph.D., University of California Berkeley

Carey, Richard

Emeritus Professor of History (1980)

B.G.S., Chaminade College of Honolulu

M.A., Ph.D., University of Hawaii

Goff, M. Lee

Emeritus Professor of Forensic Sciences (2001) B.S., University of Hawaii at Manoa

M.S., California State University, Long Beach

Ph.D., University of Hawaii

James, Jon H.

Emeritus Associate Professor of English (1969) B.A., University of Notre Dame

M.A., University of California, Los Angeles

Klauser, Jack E.

Emeritus Professor Economics (1973)

B.S., Columbia University

M.A., Ph.D., New York University

Kop, Melba E.

Emerita Associate Professor of Communication (1966)

B.A., M.A., University of Hawaii

Lawes, Robert B.

Emeritus Professor of Business (1984)

B.S., University of Southwestern Louisiana

M.I.M., American Graduate School of International Management

Lum, Albert W.H.

Emeritus Professor of English (1962)

B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Notre Dame

Mori, Arthur L.

Emeritus Professor of Chemistry (1971)

B.E., Yale University

Ph.D., University of Hawaii

Sarber, Eileen H.

Emerita Associate Professor of Spanish and ESL (1967)

B.A., St. Olaf College, Minnesota

M.A., University of Iowa

Smith, Mi-Soo Bae

Emerita Professor of Mathematics (1985)

B.S., Kyungpook University, Korea

M.S., Ph.D., Yale University

Yablonsky, Jude

Emerita Professor of Communication (1984) B.S.E., Youngstown State University

M.A., University of Notre Dame Ph.D., The Ohio State University

Yee, Daniel J.W.

Emeritus, Associate Professor of Mathematics and Science (1965)

B.S., University of Dayton

M.Ed., University of Hawaii

Ranked Faculty

Note: Date shown in parenthesis is the year of initial appointment

Allen, Joseph

Associate Professor of Criminology & Criminal Justice (2004)

B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Hawaii

Bailey, Frank

Assistant Professor of History (1998)

B.A., Chaminade University of Honolulu

M.A., Ph.D., University of Hawaii

Baker, Johnathan

Assistant Professor of Biology (2017)

B.S., University of Wisconsin

M.A., Arizona State University

Ph.D., University of Hawaii

Becker, Ronald

Professor of Criminology & Criminal Justice (2002) B.Sc., Sam Houston State University

M.Ed., Texas A & M University

J.D., St. Mary’s University, San Antonio

Bieberly, Clifford

Associate Professor of Communication (2002)

B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Wichita State University

Bordner, Richard M.

Professor of Anthropology (1983)

B.A., University of Oregon

M.A., Ph.D., University of Hawaii

Bradach, Carol

Assistant Professor of Nursing (2019)

B.A., The College of Saint Scholastica

M.A., The College of Saint Scholastica

Brownlow, Maria

Assistant Professor of Computer Information Systems (2011)

M.B.A., Ph.D. Polytechnic University of Szczecin, Szczecin, Poland

Callahan, Caryn Ann

Professor of Finance (1989)

B.A., Colby College

M.B.A., University of California, Los Angeles

M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University

Carlson, Brooke

Assistant Professor of English (2013)

B.A. Bowdoin College

M.A., Ph.D., University of Southern California

Carney, Timothy F.

Associate Professor of Music (2000)

B.A., Hamilton College

M.Mus., University of Tennessee, Knoxville

D.Mus., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Carter, David O.

Associate Professor of Forensic Sciences (2012)

B.S., University of Idaho

M.Sc., Bournemouth University

Ph.D., James Cook University

Castle, Lilia

Professor in History and Philosophy (1999)

Ph.D., St. Petersburg University, Russia

Cha, Eurina

Associate Professor of Nursing (2011)

M.S.N., Ph.D., CRRN, RN Walden University

Chun, Hans

Assistant Professor in Education (2016) M.A., Ed.D., University of the Pacific

Cochran, Matthew

Assistant Professor of Physics (2010)

B.A., Grinnell College

M.S., Ph.D., University of Washington

Cogbill, Jolene

Assistant Professor of Biology (2009) B.S., University of California, Irvine

M.S., Ph.D., University of Hawaii

Coleman, David L.

Professor of Religious Studies (1984) B.A., M.A., University of Hawaii

M.A., University of San Francisco

Ph.D., University of Hawaii

Coleman, Valerie M.

Librarian IV (1989)

B.A., M.L.I.S., University of Hawaii

Cooper, Denise

Assistant Professor of Nursing (2012) B.S., M.S.N., RN-BC, Anna Maria College

Creekmore, Jeremy

Assistant Professor of Nursing (2019) B.S., Hawaii Pacific University

Dohm, Michael

Associate Professor of Biology (2005) B.S., University of Washington

M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin

Dohm, Sheryl

Senior Lecturer of Mathematics (2011) B.S., University of Tennessee, Knoxville M.Ed., Chaminade University of Honolulu

Edelson, Cheryl

Professor in English (2006)

B.S., University of California, Riverside M.A., University of California, Irvine

Ph.D., University of California, Riverside

Fryxell, Dale R.

Professor of Psychology (1998)

B.A., University of Minnesota

M.A., University of St. Thomas

M.A., Ph.D., University of Hawaii

Galli, Tom

Senior Lecturer of Communication (2004) B.A., M.A., Northeast Louisiana University

Gao, Guanlin

Assistant Professor of Economics (2017)

Grabowsky, Gail Gl.

Professor of Environmental Studies (1997) B.S., M.A., Ph.D., Duke University

Gutierrez-Ayala, Carlos

Lecturer of Forensic Sciences (2017)

M.S., Chaminade University of Honolulu

Hackman, Denise

Associate Professor of Nursing (2014) B.S., M.S.N., RN, University of Phoenix

Halston Abby

Assistant Professor of Psychology (2017) B.S., Portland State University

M.S., Chaminade University

Ed.D., University of Southern California

Hill, Richard

Associate Professor of English (2010) Ph.D., University of Edinburgh U.K.

Hoffmeyer, Tiffanie

Associate Professor of Nursing (2011) B.S., M.S.Ed., Ph.D., RN, Capella University

Iwamoto, Darren

Associate Professor of Psychology (2013) B.A., University of Hawaii

M.S., Chaminade University

Ed.D., Capella University

Jensen, Janet S.

Senior Lecturer of Chemistry (2001)

B.S., University of California, Santa Barbara M.S., University of California, Los Angeles

Jensen, Sharon

Assistant Professor of Nursing (2018)

B.S., Michigan State University

M.S.N., University of Washington

Kandel, Frederique

Assistant Professor of Biology (2017)

B.S., North Carolina State University

M.S., University of Hawaii Ph.D., University of Hawaii

Kawakami, Joel

Professor of Chemistry (2006)

B.S., Ph.D., University of Hawaii

Kido, Richard

Associate Professor of Accounting (2002)

B.A., Michigan State

M.B.A., University of Hawaii

Kraus, James

Professor of English (1985)

B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Hawaii

Kuriyama, Carolyn

Senior Lecturer of Communication (2001)

B.A., University of Washington

M.A., Harvard University

Lau, Collin K.C.

Lecturer of Criminology & Criminal Justice (1997) B.Ed., J.D., University of Hawaii

LePage, Sharon

Librarian III (2002)

B.A., M.L.I.Sc., University of Hawaii

Li, Wei

Assistant Professor of Nursing

M.S., Swansea University (2005)

Lockard, Elizabeth

Associate Professor of Environmental & Interior Design (2011)

B.A., University of New Hampshire

M. of Architecture, Yale University

Ph.D., University of Hawaii

Magpantay-Monroe, Edna

Professor of Nursing (2017)

M.S., University of Maryland, Baltimore

Ed.D., University of Phoenix

Man, Bryan D.Y.

Professor in Sociology (1980)

B.A., M.A., University of Hawaii

Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

Maruyama, S.M., Bro. Robert K.

Assistant Professor of Computer Science (1998) B.S., M.S., University of Notre Dame

M.S., University of Dayton

McNally, Christopher

Professor of Political Economy (2011)

B.A., University of California, Berkeley

M.A., Ph.D., University of Washington

Milnes, Faith

Assistant Professor of Interior Design (2002)

B.F.A., M.F.A., University of Hawaii

Morris, S.M., Bro. Gary

Associate Professor in Drama, in Residence (2003) B.A., University of Dayton

M.A., San Francisco State University

Moseley, Bryan

Associate Professor of Education (2008)

B.A., University of California, San Diego

Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara

Mukina, Travis

Assistant Professor of Education (2017)

B.S., Slippery Rock University

Ph.D., Oklahoma State University

Naeole, Chrystie

Assistant Professor of Biology (2012)

B.S., Ph.D., University of Hawaii

Nakahodo, Koreen

Senior Lecturer of English (2010)

B.A., M.A., University of Hawaii

Ozaki, Yukio

Professor of Fine Arts (1986)

B.A., Gakushuin University, Tokyo

M.F.A., University of Hawaii

Park, Elizabeth

Assistant Professor of Education (2006)

B.S., University of California, Los Angeles

M.S., Pratt Institute

M.Ed., Chaminade University

Ph.D., University of Hawaii at Manoa

Paynter, Allison E.

Professor in English (2003)

B.A., University of California, Berkeley

M.A., Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis

Perrault, Katelynn

Assistant Professor of Forensic

Sciences and Chemistry (2017)

Ph.D., University of Technology Sydney

Pfeiffer, Regina

Associate Professor of Theology (1999)

B.A., University of Hawaii

M.A., St. Mary-of-the-Woods

D.Min., Graduate Theological Foundation

Ragasa, Dustyn

Assistant Professor of Religious Studies (2019)

B.A., Chaminade University of Honolulu

M.A.T., Dominican School of Philosophy & Theological Ph.D., Graduate Theological Union

Ramocki, Lorin

Assistant Professor of Nursing (2017)

D.N.P., University of Massachusetts Amherst

Riggs, Joan

Associate Professor of Interior Design (2004)

B.A., B.S., M.S., Southern Illinois University

Rosado, Julieta

Associate Professor of Nursing (2013)

B.S., University of the State of New York

M.S., Syracuse University

M.B.A., Ph.D., University of Hawaii at Manoa

Roseler, Katrina

Assistant Professor of Education (2015)

B.S., Humboldt State University

M.S., Walden University

Ph.D., Florida State University

Santee, Robert G.

Professor of Psychology (1994)

B.A., M.A., M.Ed., Ph.D., University of Hawaii

Smith, Mary

Assistant Professor of Education (2005)

B.A., Fairfield University

M.S., Wagner College

Ph.D., University of Virginia

Speck, Mark

Assistant Professor of Data Science (2019)

B.S., The State University of New Jersey, Rutgers

M.S., University of Hawaii at Manoa

Ph.D., University of Hawaii at Manoa

Steelquist, John A.

Professor in Business (1984)

B.S., Baylor University

M.S., Ph.D., Texas A & M University

Steiger, Peter

Associate Professor of Philosophy & Religion (2005) B.A., The Ohio State University

M.A., University of Dayton

Ph.D., The Catholic University of America

Suh, Junghwa

Associate Professor of Interior Design (2012)

B.S., Gonzaga University

M.A., Washington State University

D.Arch., University of Hawaii

Takeda, Walter N.

Professor of Fine Arts (1970)

B.A., M.A., University of Hawaii

Tanna, Wayne M.

Professor of Accounting (1992)

B.A., University of Hawaii

J.D., Northwestern School of Law,

Lewis & Clark College

L.L.M., McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific

Terem, Bulent

Professor of Chemistry (1988)

B.S., Robert College of Istanbul, Turkey

M.Sc., Ph.D., University of East Anglia, U.K.

Teruya, Lynette

Librarian I (2015)

B.A., M.A., University of Hawaii at Manoa

Trapido-Rosenthal, Henry

Associate Professor of Biology (2010)

B.S., University of Southern California

Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara

Treece, Kelly

Assistant Professor of Criminology & Criminal Justice (2018)

B.S., Mount Senario College of Wisconsin

M.S., University of Wisconsin Platteville

Ph.D., Walden University

Trevorrow, Tracy

Professor of Psychology (1997)

B.S., Bethany College

M.S., San Diego State University

Ph.D., University of Hawaii

Turner, Helen

Professor of Biology (2007)

B.Sc., (Hons), University of York, U.K.

Ph.D., University of London, U.K.

Unni, Chitha R.

Professor of Philosophy (1996)

B.A., M.A., University of Madras, India

M.A., Ph.D., University of Hawaii

Washburn-Repollo, Eva

Associate Professor of Communication (2017)

B.A., M.A., Silliman University, Philippines

M.S., Southern Connecticut State University

Ph.D. University of Hawaii

Weaver, Deacon Michael E.

Lecturer of History and Political Science (2013)

B.A., Gonzaga University

M.Ed., University of Hawaii

M.P.T., Chaminade University of Honolulu

Weichaus, Michael

Assistant Professor of Biology (2014)

Ph.D., Robert Gordon University, U.K.

Williamson, Aaron

Assistant Professor of Business and Communications M.S., University of Baltimore (2007)

Wong, Chock Y.

Associate Professor of Mathematics (1989)

B.S., Guangzhou Teachers College, China

M.A., Ph.D., University of Hawaii

Wong, Sr. Malia

Senior Lecturer in Religious Studies (2012)

B.S., Chaminade University of Honolulu

M.A., University of San Francisco

D.Min., University of Creations Spirituality

Wright, Claire

Associate Professor of Biology (2011)

B.S., University of Westminster

M.S., University of London

Ph.D., The Open University

Wyble, Justin

Senior Lecturer in English (2009)

B.A., University of Florida

M.A., C.Phil., University of California, San Diego

Yamasaki, Mitch

Professor of History (1988)

B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Hawaii