Affiliate Faculty

The TPSS Graduate Program collaborates with other faculty members outside the University of Hawai‘i.

FacultyResearch/Extension InterestAffiliation
Fitch, MaureenTissue culture, genetic engineeringHawai‘i Agriculture Research Center
He, XiaolingTissue culture, genetic engineering of tropical plantsHawai‘i Agriculture Research Center
Matsumoto Brower, Tracie HorticultureUnited States Department of Agriculture - Agricultural Research Service
McHugh Jr, JohnVegetable management, integrated pest management
Nagai, ChifumiPlant breeding, biotechnologyHawai‘i Agriculture Research Center
Ragone, Carol DianeTropical plantsNational Tropical Botanical Garden, Kaua‘i, Hawai‘i
Vorsino, AdamEcologyPacific Islands Fish & Wildlife
Amore, Teresita D.Assistant ResearcherTeresita Amore
Baldos, Orville CAssistant ResearcherOrville Baldos
Bittenbender, H.C. "Skip"Extension Specialist in Fruit & NutsH.C. Bittenbender
Cho, Alyssa HAssistant ResearcherAlyssa Cho
Deenik, Jonathan L.SpecialistJonathan Deenik
DeFrank, Joseph Researcher in Weed ScienceJoseph DeFrank
Kantar, Michael Assistant ProfessorMichael Kantar
Kaufman, Andrew J.Associate SpecialistAndrew Kaufman
Kobayashi, Kent D.Associate Professor/Researcher. ASHS Fellow.Kent Kobayashi
Leonhardt, Kenneth W.Specialist - Graduate ChairmanKenneth Leonhardt
Lincoln, Noa KekuewaAssistant Professor/ResearcherNoa Lincoln
Manshardt, Richard M.HorticulturistRichard Manshardt
Miyasaka, Susan C.Professor of AgronomySusan Miyasaka
Muszynski, Michael G.Assistant ProfessorMichael Muszynski
Nguyen, Hue V.Soil Scientist/ProfessorHue Nguyen
Paull, Robert E.Professor/ResearcherRobert Paull
Radovich, Theodore Associate SpecialistTheodore Radovich
Saulo, Aurora A.Professor & SpecialistAurora Saulo
Wieczorek, Ania Professor/Extension Specialist Molecular Ecology/Biotechnology - Graduate ChairAnia Wieczorek
Yost, Russell S.Researcher - Department ChairRussell Yost