Affiliate Faculty and Teaching Assistants at the Center for Teaching Excellence and Affiliate
Faculty at the Faculty Mentoring Program are recognized based on their exemplar contributions
to the field of teaching and learning for faculty and teaching assistants over an extended period
of time. They help build a climate of collegialityat the University of Hawai`i at Manoa by shared
expertise and knowledge with their colleagues through the professional development programs
at the Office of Faculty Development and Academic Support.


John Casken

John Casken




Associate Specialist, School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene
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healani chang

Healani Chang


Research Associate Specialist, PBRC
Director, Native Hawaiian Health Diabetes Project
Affiliate Faculty, Global Health Certificate Program, Ecology and
Health, OPHS, John A. Burns School of Medicine
Click here for Healani's Bio!

ali fares

Ali Fares




Associate Professor, Natural Resources and Environmental Management

cynthia franklin

Cindy Franklin




Professor, Department of English
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catherine fulford

Cathering Fulford



Professor and Chair for the Educational Technology Department in the College of Education
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elisabeth s hutchison

Elisabeth Steele Hutchison


Director of Admission & Special Projects, William S Richardson School of Law
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Baybars Karacaovali

Baybars Karacaovali


Assistant Professor, Department of Economics
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liA O'neill Keawe

Lia O'Neill Keawe


Assistant Professor, Kamakakūokalani Center for Hawaiian Studies
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judy lemus

Judy Lemus



Associate Specialist, Hawai'i Institute of Marine Biology
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michael nassir

Michael Nassir



Instructor, Department of Physics and Astronomy
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lourdes ortega

Lourdes Ortega


** We wish Dr. Ortega the best of luck in her new position at Georgetown University!

Click here for Lourdes' web page

steven robinow

Steven Robinow




Professor, Department of Zoology
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sara rutter

Sara Rutter




University of Hawai'i at Manoa Science Librarian
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robert j toonen

Robert Toonen




Associate Researcher, Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology & Department of Oceanogrphy
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Jenifer S Winter

Jenifer Sunrise Winter




Associate Professor and Graduate Chair, School of Communications
UHM Web Page
Jenifer's Website!

yida wang

Yida Wang




Associate Professor, Department of Art and Art History

erin Kahunawai wright

Erin KahunawaikaŹ»ala Wright




Director, Native Hawaiian Student Services
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mari yoshihara

Mari Yoshihara




Professor, American Studies
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