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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LaBONTE, Barry J., Astronomer in IFA; BS 1972, PhD 1979, CIT

LACHMANN, Masami, Instructor in Japanese; BA 1973, Meiji Gakuin (Japan); MA 1980, Hawai'i

LA CROIX, Sumner J., Professor of Economics; BA 1976, Virginia; MA 1979, PhD 1981, Washington; Robert W. Clopton Award for Distinguished Community Service, 1994

LADD, Doris M., Professor of History; AB 1955, MA 1956, 1964, PhD 1972, Stanford

LADWIG, Jill, Junior Specialist in SGCP; BA 1987, Wisconsin; MS 1989, Northwestern

LADY, E. Lee, Professor of Mathematics; BA 1962, BS 1962, Arizona; MA 1969, UC San Diego; PhD 1972, New Mexico State

LAGUNDIMAO, Clemente, Professor of Art; BFA 1957, MFA 1975, Hawai'i

LALLY, David A., Associate Professor of Physiology; BS 1967, Newark College; MS 1970, PhD 1973, Hawai'i

LAM, Pui K., Professor of Physics; BS 1977, CIT; MA 1980, PhD 1983, UC Berkeley

LAM, Truong-buu, Associate Professor of History; BA 1954, MA 1955, PhD 1957, U Catholique de Louvain (Belgium)

LAMB, Ramdas, Associate Professor of Religion; BA 1980, MA 1985, Hawai'i; PhD 1991, UC Santa Barbara

LAMB, Roberta E., Assistant Professor of Decision Sciences; BS 1987, MS 1989, Cal State Fullerton; MS 1984, PhD 1997, UC Irvine

LAMOUREUX, Charles H., Director, Lyon Arboretum and Professor of Botany; BS 1953, Rhode Island; MS 1955, Hawai'i; PhD 1961, UC Davis

LAMPE, William A., Professor of Mathematics; BA 1964, Lafayette; PhD 1969, Pennsylvania State

LANDERS, James R., Associate Professor of Chinese; BA 1965, PhD 1971, Indiana

LANDRY, Michael R., Professor of Oceanography; BA 1970, UC Santa Barbara; PhD 1976, Washington

LANDSMAN, Robert E., Associate Professor of Education, Science; BA 1977, Rutgers College; MA 1980, Farleigh Dickinson University; MA 1989, MPhil 1989, PhD 1990, The Graduate School and University Center of the City University of New York

LANGWORTHY, Christine, Junior Specialist in Social Work; BA 1968, Michigan; MSW 1971, Hawai'i

LANKFORD, Samuel V., Associate Professor of Kinesiology & Leisure Science; BA 1979, MA 1981, Cal State Chico; PhD 1991, Oregon

LARSEN, Randy W., Associate Professor of Chemistry; BS 1985, PhD 1990, New Mexico

LAU, Alan F., Professor of Genetics & Molecular Biology and Researcher in CRCH; BS 1971, Hawai'i; PhD 1976, Michigan

LAU, Gerald K. H., Junior Specialist in Student Affairs; BA 1976, MS 1978, Hawai'i

LAWS, Edward A., Professor of Oceanography; AB 1967, PhD 1971, Harvard

LEAKE, Ann R., Instructor of Nursing; BA 1973, Penn; MS 1977, Pace

LEAMASTER, Bradley R., Associate Professor of and Associate Researcher and Associate Specialist in Animal Sciences, CTAHR; BS 1975, East Oregon State; BS 1979, Washington State; MS 1978, Oregon State; DVM 1982, Washington State; PhD 1991, Hawai'i

LEARNED, John G., Professor of Physics; AB 1961, Columbia; MS 1963, Pennsylvania State; PhD 1968, Washington; Regents' Medal for Excellence in Research, 1999

LEBBIN, Vickery K., Librarian II, University Libraries; BS 1991, Grand Valley State; MLIS 1992, Michigan; MA 1997, Hawai'i

LEBECK, Lynn M., Assistant Specialist in CTAHR; BA 1977, CS Stritch College; MS 1979, Wisconsin; PhD 1985, UC Berkeley

LEE, Bernard, Professor of Psychiatry; MD 1959, Seoul National University Medical School

LEE, Byong Won, Professor of Music; BA 1964, Seoul National U; MA 1971, PhD 1974, Washington

LEE, Carol Mon, Associate Dean, School of Law; BA 1969, Barnard College; MA 1971, Columbia; JD 1974, UC Hastings

LEE, Chin Nyean, Professor of and Researcher and Specialist in Animal Sciences, CTAHR; BS 1979, Iowa State; MS 1981, PhD 1984, Wisconsin

LEE, Chung H., Professor of Economics; BA 1961, Miami (Ohio); PhD 1966, UC Berkeley

LEE, David R., Assistant Professor of Aerospace Studies; BA 1990, Hawai'i; MS 1994, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical U

LEE, Dong Jae, Associate Professor of Korean; BA 1958, Hankuk (Korea); MA 1963, PhD 1992, Hawai'i

LEE, Irene, Junior Specialist in Student Affairs; BA 1971, MA 1974, Hawai'i

LEE, Julie Anne, Assistant Professor of Marketing; BA 1986, Edith Cowen U (W. Australia); MB 1991, Curtin U of Technology (Australia); PhD 1996, Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

LEE, Max, Study Abroad Advisor and Junior Specialist; BA 1993, MA 1997, Hawai'i

LEE, Oliver M., Associate Professor of Political Science; BA 1951, Harvard; MA 1955, PhD 1962, Chicago

LEE, P. Gregory, Assistant Professor of Linguistics; AB 1965, Harvard; MA 1967, PhD 1970, Ohio State

LEE, Patricia A., Associate Professor of Linguistics; BA 1965, MA 1967, Iowa; PhD 1973, Ohio State

LEE, Patricia D., Instructor in Geology; BA 1962, Colorado; MS 1985, Hawai'i

LEE, Sang Hyop, Professor of Economics; BA 1986, MA 1988, Seoul National University (Korea); PhD 1998 Michigan State

LEE, Yean-Ju, Assistant Professor of Sociology, BS 1978, Seoul National; MS 1988, PhD 1990, UW-Madison

LEINEWEBER, Spencer, Associate Professor of Architecture; BArch 1970, Cornell; MA 1997, Hawai'i

LE MARCHAND, Loic, Professor of Family Practice & Community Health and Researcher in CRCH; MD 1980, de Rennes (France); MPH 1983, PhD 1987, Hawai'i

LENZ, Petra H., Assistant Researcher in PBRC; BA 1976, UC San Diego; MA 1980, PhD 1983, UC Santa Barbara

LEONHARDT, Kenneth W., Professor of and Researcher and Specialist in Horticulture, CTAHR; BS 1971, Cal State Polytechnic; MS 1973, PhD 1977, Hawai'i

LESA, Faafetai, MA, Instructor in Samoan Language, BA 1989, MA 1992, Hawai'i

LESLIE, Laurel, Chef Instructor; BA 1971, San Diego State; CPC, CE, CWPC, 1994; California Culinary Academy, Wilton School of Cake Decorating

LESSA, Richard W., Associate Professor of English; AB 1964, Rutgers; MA 1972, Hawai'i; PhD 1977, Washington

LETTICH, Louise M., Associate Professor of Psychiatry; BS 1977, St. Francis College; MD 1982, Tufts

LEU, Brian, Junior Specialist in Travel Industry Management; BS 1980, MLIS 1988, Hawai'i

LEUNG, Ping Sun, Professor and Researcher in Biosystems Engineering, CTAHR; BBA 1973, MS 1975, MS, PhD 1977, Hawai'i; Presidential Citation for Meritorious Teaching, 1990

LEVIN, Mark, Assistant Professor of Law; BBA 1980, Michigan; JD 1983, Yale; LLM 1990, Washington

LEVINE, Timothy R., Associate Professor of Speech; BS 1985, Northern Arizona; MA 1986, West Virginia; PhD 1992, Michigan State

LEW, Art, Professor of Information & Computer Sciences; BSEE 1965, MS 1967, PhD 1970, Southern California

LEW, Joseph W., Associate Professor of English; BA 1982, La Salle; PhD 1990, Stanford

LEWIS, Nancy D., Associate Dean, College of Social Sciences and Professor of Geography; AB 1968, MA 1974, MA 1976, PhD 1981, UC Berkeley

LI, Gaylyn, Associate Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology; BA 1974, Mills College; MD 1978, Jefferson Medical College

LI, Jing, Assistant Astronomer in IFA; BS 1982, Beijing Normal U (China); PhD 1994, U of Paris (France)

LI, QingXiao, Assistant Pesticide Chemist in CTAHR; BS 1982, Agricultural U of Shandong, PR China; PhD 1990, UC Davis

LI, Tianming, Associate Professor of Meteorology and IPRC; BS 1983, Beijing (China); MS 1988, Chinese Academy of Meteorological Science (China); PhD 1993, Hawai'i

LI, Ying-che, Professor of Chinese; BA 1959, Tunghai (Taiwan); MA 1964, PhD 1970, Michigan

LI, Yuan-Hui, Professor of Oceanography; BS 1959, National Taiwan U; PhD 1967, Columbia

LIANG, Tung, Professor of and Researcher in Biosystems Engineering; BS 1956, Taiwan; MS 1963, Michigan State; PhD 1967, North Carolina State

LIAW, Bor Yann, Associate Specialist in HNEI; BA 1977, National Tsing-Hua (Taiwan); MS 1982, Georgia; PhD 1988, Stanford

LIBARIOS, Niki D., Junior Specialist in Education; BEd 1991, Hawai'i; MS 1994, Chaminade

LIEBERT, Bruce E., Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering; BS 1970, San Jose State; MS 1972, PhD 1977, Stanford; Regents' Medal for Excellence in Teaching, 1990

LIENERT, Barry R., Associate Geophysicist in HIGP; BSc 1969, MSc 1972, Victoria (New Zealand); PhD 1976, Texas-Dallas

LIM, Kai H., Assistant Professor of Decision Sciences; BS 1985, Minnesota; MA 1988, Nebraska-Lincoln; PhD 1996, British Columbia

LIN, Yu-Chong, Professor of Physiology; BS 1959, Taiwan Normal U; MS 1964, New Mexico; PhD 1968, Rutgers

LISTER, H. Lawrence, Professor of Social Work; BA 1957, Willamette; MSW 1959, Washington; DSW 1971, Columbia

LITTLE, Doric A., Associate Professor of Allied Medical Sciences; BA 1961, Washington; MA 1971, UC Davis; EdD 1987, Hawai'i

LITTLE, James R., Associate Professor of Kinesiology & Leisure Science; BS 1958, Arizona State, MEd 1960, Missouri; PhD 1968, Iowa

LITTLE, Robert D., Professor of Mathematics; BS 1965, Stanford; MA 1969, PhD 1972, Cornell

LITTMAN, Robert J., Professor of Classics; BA 1964, Columbia; M Litt 1968, Oxford; PhD 1970, Columbia

LIU, Clark C. K., Professor of Civil Engineering; BS 1966, National Taiwan U ; MS 1969, Mississippi; PhD 1976, Cornell

LIU, Juanita C., Professor of Travel Industry Management; BA 1969, Southern California; MA 1971, Pennsylvania State; PhD 1979, Simon Fraser (Canada); Regents' Medal for Excellence in Teaching, 1993

LIU, Leighton K. F., Associate Professor of Architecture; BFA 1968, MFA 1971, Hawai'i; Regents' Medal for Excellence in Teaching, 1996

LIU, Robert S. H., Professor of Chemistry; BS 1961, Howard Payne; PhD 1965, CIT; Fujio Matsuda Scholar, 1985; Regents' Medal for Excellence in Research, 1986; Regents' Medal for Excellence in Teaching, 1988

LIZENBERY, Gregg, Associate Professor of 
Dance; CMA 1982, Laban Institute of Movement Studies; BFA 1991, Utah

LOGAN, Joy L., Associate Professor of Spanish; BA 1977, Wright State; MA 1981, PhD 1987, Indiana; Presidential Citation for Meritorious Teaching, 1994

LOH, Philip C. S., Professor of Microbiology; BS 1950, Morningside; MS 1953, Iowa State; MPH 1954, PhD 1958, Michigan; Regents' Medal for Excellence in Research, 1965

LONG, Michael H., Professor of Second Language Studies; LLB 1966, Birmingham (UK); MA 1974, Essex; PhD 1980, UCLA

LONG, Roger A., Associate Dean, College of Arts & Humanities and Professor of Theater; BS 1961, Southern Illinois; MA 1967, Michigan State; PhD 1979, Hawai'i

LOO, Sherry W. H., Associate Professor of Pediatrics; BA 1967, Hawai'i; MD 1971, Yale

LOPES, R. Keawe Jr., Instructor in Hawaiian language; BA 1995, MET 1997, Hawai'i

LOPES, Patricia, Assistant Specialist in Education; BA 1965, MA 1972, Denver

LOSCH, Naomi C., Assistant Professor of Hawaiian; BA 1967, MA 1980, Hawai'i

LOSEY, George S., Jr., Professor of Zoology; BS 1964, Miami; PhD 1968, UC San Diego

LOWER, Lucy, Associate Professor of Japanese Literature; BA 1970, Washington; MA 1976, PhD 1987, Harvard

LOWRY, Gordon K., Jr., Professor of Urban & Regional Planning; BA 1964, Washburn; PhD 1976, Hawai'i

LOZANOFF, Scott, Professor of Anatomy and Surgery; BA 1978, Toledo; MS 1981, PhD 1984, Ohio State

LU, Yuanan, Assistant Researcher in PBRC; BS 1982, Central China Agricultural (PRC); MS 1988, Oregon State; PhD 1992, Hawai'i

LU-CHEN, Jung Ying, Instructor in Chinese, Translation & Interpretation; BA 1984, National Cheng-Chi U (Taiwan); MA 1986, PhD 1993, Hawai'i

LUCAS, K. Kawehilani, Instructor in Hawaiian; BA 1981, PD 1988, Hawai'i

LUCEY, Paul G., Planetary Scientist in HIGP; BS 1979, Brown; PhD 1986, Hawai'i

LUKAS, Roger B., Professor of Oceanography; AB 1973, Southern California; MS 1977, PhD 1981, Hawai'i

LUKE, Kenneth N., Assistant Professor of Psychiatry; BA 1984, MD 1988, Hawai'i

LUM, Eydie E., Instructor of SPA-Speech-Language Pathology; BS 1980, Hawai'i; MS 1982, Hawai'i

LUM, B. Jeannie, Associate Professor of Education; BA 1975, UC Irvine; MA 1986, PhD 1992, UC Berkeley

LUO, Yadong, Associate Professor of Management; BS 1983, MBA 1988, U of International Business and Economics (Beijing); PhD 1996, Temple U; Regents' Medal for Excellence in Research, 1999

LUPPINO, Gerard A., Astronomer in IFA; BS 1983, Pennsylvania State; PhD 1989, MIT

LUTERMAN, Barry F., Assistant Professor of SPA-Audiology; BA 1967, Brooklyn College; MS 1969, U of Wisconsin; PhD 1982, U of Missouri

LUTHER, Douglas S., Professor of Oceanography; BS 1973, PhD 1980, MIT

LYONS, Laura E., Associate Professor of English; BA 1985, Moorhead State; MA 1989, PhD 1993, Texas-Austin; Regent's Medal for Excellence in Teaching, 1997

LYONS, Paul, Associate Professor of English; BA 1980, Hobart College; MA 1981, Michigan; PhD 1990, North Carolina

LYOVIN, Anatole V., Associate Professor of Linguis-tics; AB 1964, Princeton; PhD 1972, UC Berkeley

LYTTLE, Terrence W., Professor of Genetics & Molecular Biology; BS 1970, PhD 1975, Wisconsin

LYU, Li-ching, Assistant Researcher in CRCH; BS 1985, Taipei (China); MPH 1988, Hawai'i; PhD 1993, Boston

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