UH Hilo faculty recently awarded tenure and/or promotion, along with new faculty and staff, were recognized at the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo’s 2011 Fall Welcome event on August 26.
Faculty recently awarded tenure and promotion were recognized at the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo’s 2011 Fall Welcome event on August 26.
“The awarding of tenure and promotion is the university’s recognition of excellence in teaching, scholarship and service,” said Chancellor Don Straney at the event, which was held at the Campus Center Plaza. “We honor these faculty members on their achievements to date and look forward to the future, when we will see how they help shape our university.”
The following faculty have been awarded tenure and promotion:
Steven Herman, to associate professor, psychology.
Yiqing Li, to associate professor, tropical forestry.
Tam Vu, to associate professor, economics.
Supakit Wongwiwatthananukit, to associate professor, pharmacy practice.
Carolina Lam, to assistant specialist, Center for Global Education and Exchange.
Amy Saxton, to librarian III, library.
The following faculty members have been awarded tenure: