We are a community of interdepartmental and interdisciplinary researchers from the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, who together with our local and global partners and collaborators, create a network of biocultural scholars, programs, and institutions that disseminate important information on biological and cultural diversity to scholars, policy makers, and community members.




Gary Holton
holton [at]
Department of Linguistics
College of Languages, Linguistics and Literature
Alexander Mawyer
mawyer [at]
Center for Pacific Island Studies
School of Pacific and Asian Studies
Davianna Pōmaikaʻi McGregor
daviana [at]
Department of Ethnic Studies
College of Social Sciences
Tamara Ticktin
ticktin [at]
Department of Botany
College of Natural Sciences