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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"Emeritus Extension SpecialistH.C. Bittenbender
Deenik, Jonathan L.Specialist and ChairJonathan Deenik
DeFrank, Joseph Researcher in Weed ScienceJoseph DeFrank
Kantar, Michael Associate 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 KekuewaAssociate Professor/ResearcherNoa Lincoln
Manshardt, Richard M.HorticulturistRichard Manshardt
Miyasaka, Susan C.Professor of AgronomySusan Miyasaka
Muszynski, Michael G.Assistant ProfessorMichael Muszynski
Nguyen, Hue V.Professor/Soil ScientistHue Nguyen
Paull, Robert E.Professor/ResearcherRobert Paull
Radovich, Theodore Extension Specialist, Researcher & Professor Theodore Radovich
Saulo, Aurora A.Emeritus Professor & SpecialistAurora Saulo
Wieczorek, Ania Professor/Extension Specialist Molecular Ecology/BiotechnologyAnia Wieczorek
Yost, Russell S.Emeritus ResearcherRussell Yost