University of Hawai‘i
at Mānoa

Kamakakūokalani Center for Hawaiian Studies

2645 Dole Street Honolulu, HI 96822 Fax(808) 973-0988

Office

KAMA 209F

Contact

Email

lia@hawaii.edu

Phone

808-956-0637

LIA O’NEILL KEAWE

Associate Professor

Kamakakūokalani Center for Hawaiian Studies

About

Dr. Lia O’Neill M.A. Keawe is an Associate Professor. Her teaching focus and research interests are interdisciplinary. They include comparative politics, historical and political “myths”, body politics of Kanaka Maoli identity and culture, indigenous studies, cultural semiotics, educational administration, leadership and mentoring. She is also affiliate faculty at the Center for Teaching Excellence on the Mānoa campus. Dr. Keawe holds a Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Arts degree in Political Science and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Hawaiian Studies.