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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.

Graduate Faculty

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 D.Researcher in Weed ScienceJoseph DeFrank
Kantar, Michael Assistant ProfessorMichael Kantar
Kaufman, Andrew J.Associate SpecialistAndrew Kaufman
Kobayashi, Kent D.Associate Horticulturist. ASHS Fellow.Kent Kobayashi
Leonhardt, Kenneth W.Specialist Kenneth Leonhardt
Lincoln, Noa KekuewaAssistant ProfessorNoa 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