Geology Faculty and Staff

Kenneth “Ken” A. HonKenneth “Ken” A. Hon

Interim Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs; Professor, Geology/Volcanology

Contact: Tel: (808) 932-7332, Ken’s Email

Disciplines: Volcanology, Petrology, Mineralogy.
Education: B.S., Geology, University of Colorado; Ph.D., Geology, University of Colorado.

James “Jim” L. AndersonJames “Jim” L. Anderson

Associate Professor, Geology

Contact: Tel: (808) 932-7553, Jim’s Email

Disciplines: Structural Geology, Environmental Geology, Petrology.
Education: B.S., Geology, Portland State University; M.S., Geology, Portland State University; Ph.D., Geology, University of Southern California.

Steven “Steve” P. LundbladSteven “Steve” P. Lundblad

Professor of Geology

Contact: Tel: (808) 932-7548, Steve’s Email

Disciplines: Sedimentary Geology, Geochemistry, Geoarchaeology.
Education: A.B, Geological Sciences, Harvard University 1985; M.S., Geological Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1988; Ph.D., Geological Sciences, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, 1994.

Jené MichaudJené Michaud

Chair & Professor, Geology

Contact: Tel: (808) 932-7552, Jené’s Email

Disciplines: Hydrology, geomorphology, geology.
Education: B.S., Geoscience, University of Washington; M.S., Hydrology, University of Arizona; Ph.D., Hydrology, University of Arizona.

Don ThomasDon Thomas


Contact: Tel: (808) 932-7554, Don’s Email

Disciplines: Geochemistry, Groundwater Hydrology, Magmatic Gas Chemistry.
Education: B.S., Physics and Chemistry, Dickinson College; M.S., Chemistry, Oregon Graduate Institute of Science and Engineering; Ph.D., Chemistry, University of Hawaiʻi.

Cheryl GanseckiCheryl Gansecki

Lecturer, Geology

Contact: Cheryl’s Email, Cheryl’s Website

Disciplines: Volcanology/Geology.
Education: B.A., 1991, Wesleyan; Ph.D., 1998, Stanford.

Darcy A. BevensDarcy A. Bevens

Educational Specialist

Contact: Tel: (808) 932-7555, Darcy’s Email

Education: B.A., Geology, University Northern Colorado.

Joseph B. Halbig

Professor Emeritus

Education: B.A., 1962, Southern Illinois University; M.S., 1965, Ph.D., 1969, Pennsylvania State University.

John P. LockwoodJohn P. Lockwood

Contact: John’s Website

Disciplines: Volcanology.
Education: B.S., Geology, University of California, Riverside; Ph.D., Geology, Princeton University.