Faculty

David Beilman , Associate Professor
Ph.D. University of California, Los Angeles, 2006.

Research Interests: Biogeography, climate change, wetland ecosystems.
(808) 956-7311

beilman@hawaii.edu
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Qi Chen, Associate Professor and Graduate Chair
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 2007.

Research Interests: Remote sensing, GIS, and their application in environmental science.
(808) 956-3524

qichen@hawaii.edu
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Thomas Giambelluca, Professor
Ph.D., University of Hawai`i at Manoa, 1983.

Research Interests: Climatology, Hydrology.
(808) 956-7390

thomas@hawaii.edu
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Hong Jiang, Associate Professor and Department Chair
Ph.D., Clark University, 1997.

Research Interests: Cultural geography of the environment.
(808) 956-3510

(808) 956-8164
hjiang@hawaii.edu
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Reece Jones, Associate Professor
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin at Madison, 2008.

Research Interests: Political geography, globalization, borders, nationalism, homelands, South Asia.
(808) 956-7683
Not in Residence 2014-15

reecej@hawaii.edu
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Stacy Jørgensen, Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Georgia, 2002.

Research Interests: Evolutionary biogeography, landscape and ecological genetics.
(808) 956-7526

jorgy@hawaii.edu
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Mary G. McDonald, Associate Professor
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1990.

Research Interests: Economic geography, geographical transformations, social theory, Japan.
(808) 956-7016 Fax (808) 956-3512

mcdonald@hawaii.edu

Matthew McGranaghan, Associate Professor and Undergraduate Advisor
Ph.D., SUNY Buffalo, 1986.

Research Interests: Maps and spatial cognition; soundscapes.
(808) 956-7092

matt@hawaii.edu
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Camilo Mora, Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Windsor, 2005.

Research Interests: I am interested in the interlinks between biodiversity patterns, processes, threats, conservation and human welfare.
956-7093

cmora@hawaii.edu
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Mary Mostafanezhad, Assistant Professor
Ph.D. University of Hawai‘i at Manoa, 2011.

Research Interests: Development, Humanitarianism, Popular Culture, Tourism, Critical geopolitics, Southeast Asia
808-956-0653

mostafan@hawaii.edu
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Alison Rieser, Professor
LL.M., Yale University, 1990.

Research Interests: Fisheries management law and policy, marine conservation law and policy.
(808) 956-8467

rieser@hawaii.edu
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Krisnawati Suryanata, Associate Professor
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1994.

Research Interests: Political ecology, geography of food and agriculture, common property resource management, technology and society, environmental and landscape change.
(808) 956-7384

krisnawa@hawaii.edu

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Ross Sutherland,Professor and Associate Dean, College of Social Sciences
Ph.D., University of Toronto, 1988.

Research Interests: Fluvial geomorphology, soil erosion, water quality.
(808) 956-6070

sutherla@hawaii.edu

Brian Szuster, Associate Professor
Ph.D., University of Victoria, 2001.

Research Interests: nature-based tourism, environmental assessment
(808) 956-7345

szuster@hawaii.edu

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Everett Wingert, Professor
Ph.D., University of Washington, 1973.

Research Interests: Cartography, Remote sensing.
(808) 956-7672

everett@hawaii.edu


Adjunct and Associate Faculty

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Basil Gomez, Adjunct Professor
D.Sc., University of Southampton, 2005
Ph.D., University of Southampton, 1981

Research Interests: Fluvial geomorphology and sediment transport.
basilg@hawaii.edu

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Douglas S. Eisinger, Adjunct Professor
Ph.D. University of Wales, United Kingdom, 2005.

Research Interests: Promoting the development of more effective public policies to control air pollution.
doug@sonomatech.com

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Mark Neddham

Mark Needham, Associate Graduate Faculty
Forest Ecosystems and Society, Oregon State University
Ph.D., Colorado State University, 2006.

Research Interests: Human Dimensions of Natural Resources, Recreation, Tourism, Wildlife.


Jill Williams, Adjunct Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Clark University, 2013.

Research Interests: Feminist geography, political geography, geopolitics, border studies
jillmw@hawaii.edu

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