Faculty at the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo who have received tenure and/or promotion this year were recognized at the 2016 Fall Welcome event Sept 28.
The following faculty have been awarded tenure and promotion:
- Steven Colbert, Associate Professor of Marine Science.
- Armando Garcia-Ortega, Assistant Professor of Aquaculture.
- Kekoa Harman, Associate Professor of Hawaiian Studies and Hawaiian Language.
- Eric Heuer, Associate Professor of Psychology.
- Aaron Jacobs, Associate Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences.
- Patricia Jusczak, Associate Specialist of Pharmacy Practice.
- Dana-Lynn Koomoa-Lange, Associate Professor of Pharmacy.
- Christopher Lauer, Associate Professor of Philosophy.
- Katherine Young, associate Professor of Political Science.
The following faculty have been awarded promotion:
- Michael Bitter, Professor of History.
- Michele Ebersole, Professor of Education.
- Jiren Feng, Associate Professor of Chinese.
- Jonathon Goebel, Associate Professor of Art.
- Jean Ippolito, Professor of Art.
- Yoshiko Okuyama, Professor of Japanese.
- Adam Pack, Professor of Psychology.
- Janet Ray, Professor of Education.
- Deborah Taira, Professor of Pharmacy Practice.
- Supakit Wongwiwatthananukit, Professor of Pharmacy.