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Our programs in academic instruction, scientific research, and community education are possible only through the creativity, expertise, and dedication of our faculty and staff. We’re proud to support advances in plant production, food safety and security, and environmental protection to benefit communities in Hawai‘i, in the Pacific region, and throughout the tropics and subtropics.

Faculty

Ahmad, Amjad AJr. ResearcherAmjad Ahmad
Akahoshi, Kiersten SJunior Extension Agent 
Amore, Teresita D.Assistant ResearcherTeresita Amore
Arakaki, Alton S.Assistant Extension AgentAlton Arakaki
Baldos, Orville CAssistant ResearcherOrville Baldos
Bittenbender, H.C. "Skip"Extension Specialist in Fruit & NutsH.C. Bittenbender
Cheah, Kheng Associate SpecialistKheng Cheah
Chen, Nancy JungJunior ResearcherNancy Chen
Cho, Alyssa HAssistant ResearcherAlyssa Cho
Deenik, Jonathan L.SpecialistJonathan Deenik
DeFrank, Joseph D.Specialist in Weed ScienceJoseph DeFrank
Grzebik, Jayme TimsAssistant Extension AgentJayme Grzebik
Kantar, Michael Assistant ProfessorMichael Kantar
Kaufman, Andrew J.Associate SpecialistAndrew Kaufman
Kawabata, Andrea Assistant Extension AgentAndrea Kawabata
Kobayashi, Kent D.Associate HorticulturistKent Kobayashi
Leonhardt, Kenneth W.Specialist Kenneth Leonhardt
Lincoln, Noa KekuewaAssistant ProfessorNoa Lincoln
Manshardt, Richard M.HorticulturistRichard Manshardt
Matsumura, Kalani Junior Extension AgentKalani Matsumura
McDonald, Ty G.Associate Extension AgentTy McDonald
Miyasaka, Susan C.Professor of AgronomySusan Miyasaka
Motomura, Sharon AikoAssistant Extension AgentSharon Motomura
Muszynski, Michael G.Assistant ProfessorMichael Muszynski
Nagata, Norman Assistant Extension AgentNorman Nagata
Nazario-Leary, Cynthia Assistant Extension AgentCynthia Nazario-Leary
Nelson, Scot C.SpecialistScot Nelson
Nguyen, Hue V.Soil Scientist/ProfessorHue Nguyen
Nguyen, Nhu H.Assistant Professor/ResearcherNhu Nguyen
Ogoshi, Richard Associate Biofuel AgronomistRichard Ogoshi
Paull, Robert E.Professor/Researcher - ChairRobert Paull
Quintanilla, Marisol Extension AgentMarisol  Quintanilla
Radovich, Theodore Associate SpecialistTheodore Radovich
Reppun, Frederick Junior Extension AgentFrederick Reppun
Sandlin, M'Randa RAssistant Researcher Public Issues EducationM'Randa Sandlin
Saulo, Aurora A.Professor & SpecialistAurora Saulo
Silva, Joshua Junior Extension AgentJoshua Silva
Teves, Glenn I.Assistant Extension AgentGlenn Teves
Turano, Brian Assistant Specialist/ProfessorBrian Turano
Uyeda, Jensen YJunior Extension AgentJensen Uyeda
Wieczorek, Ania Professor/Extension Specialist Molecular Ecology/BiotechnologyAnia Wieczorek
Wong, Kylie L.T.Junior Extension AgentKylie Wong
Yost, Russell S.ResearcherRussell Yost

Emeriti and Retired Faculty



Brewbaker, James L.Plant Breeder and Geneticist (retired)James Brewbaker
Criley, Richard A.Emeritus HorticulturistRichard Criley
Fukuda, Steven K.Emeritus Co. Extension AgentSteven Fukuda
Habte, Mitiku D.Soil Scientist (retired)Mitiku Habte
Kawabata, Andrew F.Extension AgentAndrew Kawabata
Kratky, Bernard A.Researcher EmeritusBernard Kratky
Nagao, Mike A.Researcher EmeritusMike Nagao
Yamakawa, Roy M.Extension Agent (retired)Roy Yamakawa