Message From the President 2
The University of Hawai'i 5
Calendar 6-7
Undergraduate Education 8-
UHM General Education Core and Graduation Requirements 23-
Graduate Education 28-
Student Life 46-
Tuition, Fees, and Financial Aid 59-
Degrees and Certificates 70-


Architecture 72-
Arts & Sciences, AMST-IT 77-
Arts & Sciences, JOUR-ZOOL 122-
Business Administration 176-
Engineering 208-
Hawaiian, Asian, and Pacific Studies 217-
Health Sciences and Social Welfare 226
Interdisciplinary Programs 227-
Law 234-
Medicine 237-
Nursing 256-
Ocean and Earth Science and Technology 267-
Outreach College 285-
Public Health 289-
ROTC Programs 293-
Social Work
Travel Industry Management 298-
Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources 304-
Instructional Support, Research, and Service Units  478-


Overview 325
A - E 326-
F - N 379-
O - Z 427-


Administration 484-
Endowed Chairs and Distinguished Professorships 486
Faculty 486-
Emeriti Faculty 511-
Instructional Support, Research, and Service Units Staff 518-


Appendix 528-
Glossary 533-
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BABCOCK, Roger W., Assistant Professor of Civil Engi-neering and Assistant Researcher in WRRC; BS 1987, UC Davis; MS 1989, Cal Poly SLO; PhD 1991, UCLA

BACCHILEGA, Cristina, Professor of English; BA 1978, Rome (Italy); MA 1980, PhD 1983, SUNY-Binghamton; Regents' Medal for Excellence in Teaching, 1991

BAIL, Frederick T., Professor of Education; AB 1965, Bowdoin; PhD 1970, Cornell; Regents' Medal for Excellence in Teaching, 1992

BAILEY, Elaine K., Associate Professor of Management & Industrial Relations; BA 1966, Cal State Sacramento; MA 1978, Central Michigan; EdD 1989, Southern California

BAIR-MUNDY, Donna G., Instructor in Library and Information Science; BA 1972, UC San Diego; MA 1988, MLIS 1996, Hawai'i

BAKER, Barry John, Professor of Architecture; Diploma in Architecture 1963, New South Wales (Australia)

BAKER, David, Associate Professor of English; BA 1979, Calvin College; MA 1983, PhD 1991, Johns Hopkins

Baker, Fran M., Professor of Psychiatry; BA 1964, Hunter College of the City University of NY; MA 1967, NY University; MD 1975, University of Rochester; MPH 1985, Johns Hopkins; MS 1995, Erasmus University

BALARAMAN, Venkataraman, Associate Professor of Pediatrics; BS 1981, India; DM 1985, Jamaica

BALL, Robert J., Professor of Classics; BA 1962, Queens College; MA 1963, Tufts; PhD 1971, Columbia; Regents' Medal for Excellence in Teaching, 1979; Fujio Matsuda Scholar, 1985

BALTAZAR, Katherine K., Instructor in Nursing; AAS 1997, Marymount U (Virginia); 1980 BA, Marymount College (Manhattan); BSN 1991, MSN 1993, Columbia

BANGERT, David C., Associate Professor of Management; BS 1965, USMA; MBA 1986, Hawai'i; MS 1987, PhD 1989, Harvard; Regents' Medal for Excellence in Teaching, 1995

BARKAI, John L., Professor of Law; BBA 1967, MBA 1968, JD 1971, Michigan

BARNES, Bruce E., Assistant Professor, Matsunaga Institute for Peace; BS 1966, MEd 1970, Oregon State, JD 1977, Hawai'i; LLM 1985, Columbia

BARNES, Gary M., Associate Professor of Meteorology; BA 1974, PhD 1980, Virginia

BARNES, Joshua E., Associate Astronomer in IFA; BA 1979, Harvard; PhD 1984, UC Berkeley

BARONI, Helen J., Associate Professor of Religion; BA 1981, Grinnell; MDiv 1984, Princeton Theological Seminary; MPhil 1990, PhD 1993, Columbia

BARRINGER, Herbert R., Professor of Sociology; AB 1959, San Diego State College; MA 1961, PhD 1963, Northwestern

BART, Robert D., Jr., Professor of Pediatrics; BS 1960, MD 1963, Wisconsin

BARTLETT, Andrea, Associate Professor of Education; BA 1972, New Hampshire; MA 1976, Arizona; PhD 1983, Arizona

BARUFFI, Gigliola, Professor of Public Health; MD 1957, Milan (Italy); MPH 1970, Johns Hopkins

BASU, Atanu, Assistant Specialist, Pacific Mapping Program, SOEST; BS 1984, MS 1986, Indian Institute of Technology; PhD 1994, Hawai'i

BATIZA, Rodey, Professor of Geology; BS 1972, Tulane; PhD 1977, UC San Diego, Scripps

BAUMAN, Kay A., Associate Professor of Family Practice & Community Health; BS 1965, MS 1965, Michigan; MPH 1967, Tulane; MD 1973, Michigan

BAUTISTA, Renato C., Junior Researcher in Entomology, CTAHR; BS 1968, MS 1982, U of the Philippines; PhD 1993, Hawai'i

BAYER, Ann S., Professor of Education; BA 1963, Maine; MEd 1970, New Hampshire; PhD 1982, Stanford

BAYMAN, James M., Assistant Professor of Anthropology; BA 1979, Miami; MA 1988, Northern Arizona; PhD 1994, Arizona State

BAZZELL, Tokiko Y., Librarian III, University Libraries; BA 1978, Tokyo Womans Christian U. (Japan); MA 1982, Southern Illinois; MS 1994, Catholic U. of America

BEAUCHAMP, Edward R., Professor of Education; BSEd 1959, MEd 1961, Worcester State; PhD 1973, Washington

BEAVER, Frank, Associate Professor of Art; BA 1970, MA 1971, Long Beach College

BECKER, Janet M., Assistant Professor of Geology and Geophysics; BA 1983, PhD 1989, UC San Diego

BEDDOW, Ralph M., Associate Professor of Medicine; BS 1944, Washington State; MD 1950, Oregon

BEH, Hazel G., Assistant Professor of Law; BA 1973, Arizona; MSW 1975, PhD 1986, JD 1991, Hawai'i

BELL, Jeffrey F., Associate Researcher in HIGP; BS 1977, Michigan; MS 1979, PhD 1984, Hawai'i

BELLO, Erlaine F., Assistant Professor of Medicine; AB 1977, MD 1981, Hawai'i

BENNETT, Virginia H., Associate Professor of Russian; BA 1962, Manhattanville College; MA 1967, PhD 1971, Princeton

BENOUIS, Mustapha K., Professor of French; DES 1964, Toulouse; CEFS 1964, Institut Normal d'Etudes FranOaises; PhD 1971, Illinois

BENTLEY, Jerry H., Professor of History; BA 1971, Tennessee; MA 1974, PhD 1976, Minnesota; Fujio Matsuda Fellow, 1985; Presidential Citation for Meritorious Teaching, 1987

BERCOVICI, David, Professor of Geophysics; BS 1982, Harvey Mudd; MS 1987, PhD 1989, UCLA; Regents' Medal for Excellence in Research, 1996

BERRY, Shaun P., Assistant Professor of Family Practice & Community Health; BA 1990, MD 1991, Missouri

BERTRAM, Edward A., Professor of Mathematics; BA 1962, MA 1964, PhD 1968, UCLA

BERTRAM, John S., Professor of Genetics & Molecular Biology and Researcher in CRCH; BS 1966, MS 1968, MPS 1968, PhD 1970, Manchester (UK)

BESS, H. David, Professor of Management; BS 1961, US Merchant Marine Academy; MBA 1964, PhD 1967, UCLA

BHAGAVAN, Nadhipuram V., Professor of Biochemistry & Biophysics; BS 1951, Mysore; MS 1955, Bombay; PhD 1960, UC Berkeley; Regents' Medal for Excellence in Teaching, 1974

BHAWUK, Dharm, Associate Professor of Management; BA 1979, IIT; MBA 1989, Hawai'i; PhD 1995, U of Illinois

BIAGIONI, Edoardo S., Assistant Professor of Information and Computer Sciences; BS 1982, MIT; Informatik Diplom 1985, ETH, Zurich; PhD 1991, U of NC Chapel Hill

BIDIGARE, Robert, Professor of Oceanography; BS 1977, Eastern Michigan; PhD 1981, Texas A&M

BIDWELL, Robert J., Associate Professor of Pediatrics; BA 1976, MD 1981, Minnesota

BIERI, Karen, Assistant Extension Agent in CTAHR; BA 1971, Montclair State College; MA 1987, Rutgers

BIGUS, Richard, Associate Professor of Art; BA 1974, UC Santa Cruz; MFA 1977, Yale

BILLIG, Priscilla P., Assistant Specialist, SGCP; BA 1990, Hawai'i, MS 1992, Boston

BILMES, Jacob M., Professor of Anthropology; BA 1961, Yale; MA 1970, PhD 1974, Stanford; Fujio Matsuda Scholar, 1987

BINGHAM, Thomas, Associate Professor of Music; BA 1975, Cal State Fresno; MA 1981, Hawai'i

BITTENBENDER, Harry C., Specialist in Horticulture, CTAHR; BS 1972, Western Michigan; MS 1974, PhD 1977, Michigan State

BITTERMAN, Morton E., Professor of Psychology; BA 1941, NYU; MA 1942, PhD 1945, Cornell; Regents' Medal for Excellence in Research, 1993

BLACK, Rhonda S., Assistant Professor of Education; BS 1982, MS 1991, Utah; EdD 1996, Georgia

BLAINE, Daniel D., Professor of Education; BA 1965, Western State College; PhD 1972, Texas-Austin

BLAIR, Morgan, Associate Professor of English; BA 1967, Wayne State; MA 1969, San Francisco State

BLAISDELL, Richard K., Professor of Medicine; AB 1945, Redlands; MD 1947, Chicago

BLAKE, C. Fred, Associate Professor of Anthropology; BA 1964, Hawai'i; MA 1966, Washington U; PhD 1975, Illinois

BLANCHARD, D. Caroline, Professor of Genetics and Molecular Biology and PBRC; BA 1961, Hollins College; MA 1964, Iowa; PhD 1974, Hawai'i; Regents' Medal for Excellence in Research, 1989

BLANCHARD, Robert J., Professor of Psychology; BA 1958, Boston; MA 1961, PhD 1962, Iowa

BLANCHETTE, Patricia L., Professor of Medicine and Public Health; BA 1974, MPH 1979, MD 1979, Hawai'i

BLEECKER, David D., Professor of Mathematics; BA 1969, Stanford; PhD 1973, UC Berkeley

BLEY-VROMAN, Robert, Associate Professor of Second Language Studies; BA 1967, Pomona College; MA 1968, PhD 1972, Washington

BLOMQUIST, Byron W., Associate Researcher of SOEST; BA 1979, Loma Linda College; PhD 1994, Washington State U

BLUST, Robert A., Professor of Linguistics; BA 1967, MA 1976, PhD 1974, Hawai'i

BOESGAARD, Ann M., Professor of Physics & Astronomy; AB 1961, Mt. Holyoke; PhD 1966, UC Berkeley; DSc (H) 1981, Mt. Holyoke

BOGDEN, Paul E., Associate Professor of Medicine; BA 1975, Stanford; MD 1979, Rochester

BOHNERT, Philip J., Associate Professor of Family Practice & Community Health; BS 1956, Notre Dame; MD 1960, Northwestern

BOMBERGER, E. Douglas, Associate Professor of Music; BA 1981, Goshen College; MM 1983, North Carolina; PhD 1991, Maryland

BONHAM, Carl, Associate Professor of Economics; BA 1982, Tulane; PhD 1989, Texas

BONTEKOE, Ronald, Associate Professor of Philosophy; BA 1977, Toronto; MA 1982, Queen's (Canada); PhD 1988, Toronto

BOPP, Thomas T., Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs and Professor of Chemistry; BS 1963, CIT; PhD 1967, Harvard; Presidential Citation for Meritorious Teaching, 1986

BORNEMANN, Michael, Associate Professor of Medicine; AB 1964, Clarke; MD 1968, New York Medical College

BORTH, Wayne B., Junior Researcher in Entomology, CTAHR; BA 1971, UC San Diego; MS 1987, San Diego State; PhD 1992, Hawai'i

BORTHAKUR, Dulal, Associate Professor of and Associate Researcher in Plant Molecular Physiology, CTAHR; BS 1975, Assam Agric U (India); MS 1977, Punjab Agric U (India); PhD 1987, U of East Anglia (England)

BOTSAI, Elmer E., Professor of Architecture; AB 1954, UC Berkeley

BOWEN, John E., Researcher in Plant Molecular Physiology, CTAHR; BA 1960, Western Maryland College; MS 1963, PhD 1965, Maryland

BOWEN, Richard L., Specialist in Agricultural & Resource Economics, CTAHR; BS 1970, Nebraska Wesleyan; MA 1974, Syracuse; PhD 1982, Colorado State

BOYCHUK, Rodney B., Professor of Pediatrics; MD 1970, Alberta

BOYD, Charles D., Researcher in PBRC; BSc 1970, PhD 1976, CapetownBOYD, Mark A., Associate Professor of Theater; BA 1969, Macalester; MFA 1972, Hawai'i

BRADSHAW, Joel, Junior Specialist in Korean Studies; BA 1973, Hawai'i Loa College; MA 1975, PhD 1982, Hawai'i

BRANDES, Horst, Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering; BS 1982, Florida Institute of Technology; MS 1984, PhD 1992, Rhode Island

BRANDNER, Wolfgang, Assistant Astronomer in IFA; PhD 1996, Wurzburg (Germany)

BRANDON, James R., Professor of Theater; PhB 1948, MS 1949, PhD 1955, Wisconsin; Regents' Medal for Excellence in Research, 1977; Fujio Matsuda Scholar, 1991; Uchimura Prize, International Theatre Institute, UNESCO, 1996

BRANDON, Paul R., Professor of Education, CRDG; BS 1970, Portland State; MEd 1978, PhD 1983, Hawai'i

BRAUN, Kathryn L., Director, Center on Aging and Associate Professor of Public Health; BS 1975, Michigan; MPH 1980, DrPH 1987, Hawai'i; Regents' Medal for Excellence in Teaching, 1998

BRENNAN, Barry M., Specialist in Pesticides, CTAHR; BS 1967, Arizona State; MS 1969, PhD 1975, Hawai'i

BREWBAKER, James L., Professor of and Researcher in Horticulture and Genetics, CTAHR; BA 1948, Colorado; PhD 1952, Cornell

BRIDGES, Kent W., Associate Professor of Botany; BA 1964, MS 1967, Hawai'i; PhD 1970, UC Irvine

BRIER, David J., Librarian II, University Libraries; BA 1984, Oakland; Certificate 1987, MILS 1992, Michigan

BRISKIN, Jonathan, Associate Professor of Psychiatry; BS in Biology and Psychology, 1983, Tufts University; MD 1989, Tufts University School of Medicine

BRISLIN, Richard W., Professor of Management; BS 1966, Guam; MS 1967, PhD 1969, Pennsylvania State

BRISLIN, Thomas J., Professor of Journalism; BA 1968, Guam; MA 1970, PhD 1972, Ohio State; Presidential Citation for Meritorious Teaching, 1997

BRIZZOLARA, Shawna, Assistant Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology; BS 1975, San Diego State; MD 1979, UC Davis

BROCK, Julie H., Professor of Zoology; BS 1964, PhD 1968, Swansea (UK); Presidential Citation for Meritorious Teaching, 1992

BROCK, Richard E., Associate Researcher in SGCP; BS 1968, MS 1972, Hawai'i; PhD 1979, Washington

BROOKS-HARRIS, Carolyn N., Assistant Specialist in Arts & Sciences Student Academic Services; BA 1982, Nevada-Las Vegas; MA 1985, PhD 1994, Wisconsin

BROOKS-HARRIS, Jeff E., Associate Specialist, Counseling & Student Development Center; BA 1984, DePauw; MA 1988, Southern Illinois; PhD 1990, Ohio State

BROWDER, Thomas E., Associate Professor of Physics; BS 1982, Chicago; PhD 1988, UC Berkeley

BROWN, Abigail, Instructor, Hawai'i English Language Program; BA 1987, MA 1994, Hawai'i

BROWN, Amy C., Assistant Professor of Food Science and Human Nutrition; BS 1981, MS 1983, Hawai'i; PhD 1986, Virginia

BROWN, Christopher L., Researcher in HIMB; BS 1978, Union College, PhD 1984, Delaware

BROWN, James D., Professor of Second Language Studies; BA 1973, Cal State Los Angeles; BA 1976, UC Santa Barbara; MA 1978, PhD 1982, UCLA

BROWN, James E., Associate Professor of Russian; BS 1967, Michigan; MA 1972, PhD 1983, Wisconsin

BROWN, Joel D., Professor of Medicine, MD 1963, George Washington University

BROWN, Ronald C., Professor of Law; BS 1965, JD 1968, Toledo; LLM 1970, Michigan

BROWN, Ronald P., Professor of Mathematics; BA 1964, Reed College; MA 1966, PhD 1968, Oregon

BROWNE, Colette V., Associate Professor of Social Work; BS 1972, Monmouth College; MEd 1973, Massachusetts; MSW 1978, MPH 1978, DrPH 1990, Hawai'i; Regents' Medal for Excellence in Teaching, 1996

BRYANT-GREENWOOD, Gillian D., Professor of Genetics and Molecular Biology and PBRC; BS 1965, PhD 1968, Brunel (UK)

BUCKLEY, Brent A., Associate Researcher and Associate Extension Specialist in Animal Sciences, CTAHR; BS 1978, Nebraska; MS 1982, South Dakota State; PhD 1985, Nebraska

BUFFENSTEIN, Alan A., Assistant Professor of Psychiatry; MBChB 1977, Capetown

BUENCONSEJO, Lee E., Assistant Professor of Family Practice and Community Health; BS 1990, Stanford; MD 1994, Hawai'i

BUI, Tung X., Professor of Decision Sciences; Matson Navigation Company Distinguished Professor of Global Business; Licence, 1974, Advanced Professional Certificate, 1980, Geneva; PhD, 1986 New York

BURGWINKLE, William E., Professor of French; BA 1973, Massachusetts-Amherst; MA 1976, Boston College; PhD 1988, Stanford; Regents' Medal for Excellence in Teaching, 1998

BURK, Juli T., Associate Professor of Theater; BA 1980, Gustavus Adolphus College; MA 1982, Pennsylvania State; PhD 1986, Washington

BURKE, Douglas, Assistant Astronomer in IFA; BS 1992, MS 1993, Imperial College, London (U.K.); PhD 1997, Durham (U.K.)

BURKLE, Frederick M., Professor of Pediatrics and Surgery; BA 1961, MD 1965, Yale; MPH 1975, UC Berkeley

BURTON, Leon H., Professor of Education, CRDG; BEd, 5-Yr Diploma 1956, Hawai'i; MA 1957, EdD 1963, Columbia

BUSH, Anne M., Associate Professor of Art; BFA 1984, Arizona State; MFA 1989, Yale

BUSH, Elizabeth, Instructor in Nursing; BSN 1998, MSN 1999, Pennsylvania

BUSHNELL, Kenneth W., Professor of Art; BA 1956, UCLA; MFA 1961, Hawai'i

BUSINGER, Steven, Professor of Meteorology; BS 1975, Washington; MS 1978, Colorado; PhD 1986, Washington

BUTO, Stephan K., Assistant Professor of Medicine; BA 1978, MD 1985, JABSOM, Hawai'i

BWY, Douglas, Associate Professor of Political Science; BA 1960, San Diego State; MA 1965, PhD 1968, Northwestern; Regents' Medal for Excellence in Teaching, 1970

BYERLY, Beth, Junior Specialist in Student Affairs; BA 1973, Manchester College; MA 1980, Denver

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