Work History

Chaminade University, Honolulu — Director, Center for Teaching & Learning & Associate Professor of Education, 2017 – PRESENT

Responsible for the development and implementation of faculty support programs that support effective teaching and student learning across the CUH campus; the day-to- day operations of the CTL and reporting activities of the Title III Faculty Development grant; facilitates the exchange of information and expertise within the campus community related to effective practices in the areas of teaching, learning, and assessment. Move CUH deliberately and successfully forward in realizing the full capacity of the CTL and advance goals aligned with the Title III Faculty Development grant, namely active learning and assessment, ARM technology, grant writing, the scholarship of teaching and learning and electronic learning objects.

University of Hawai’i at Mānoa — Outreach Director, Associate Specialist Faculty, Center for Pacific Islands Studies, 2015 – 2017

Directs the Center’s outreach program and works closely with the Center’s director and members of the core, affiliate, and student membership on all facets of the Center’s outreach program including the annual conferences, teachers’ workshops, occasional seminar series, publication of the newsletter, Pacific News from Mānoa, and joint projects involving university, community, state, and national organizations. Serve as the Center’s liaison with public school teachers and administrators, other university and postsecondary institutions, the business sector, government groups, and the general community on all matters involving the outreach program. Chairs the outreach committee and oversees the development and maintenance of the center’s Website. Engagement with local Pacific Islander communities in Hawai‘i is a particular concern of the Center’s outreach program.

University of Hawai’i at Mānoa — Lecturer, Center for Pacific Islands Studies, 2016 – present

Teach online Pacific Studies introductory course.

University of Hawai’i at Mānoa — Cooperating Graduate Faculty, Doctorate in Professional Educational Practice, 2015 – present

Teach digital leadership courses and serve on dissertation committees.

University of Hawai’i at Mānoa — Lecturer, Learning Design & Technology Program, 1997 – present

Teach face-to-face, hybrid, and online educational technology courses for Graduate Certificate, MEd and PhD programs.

Kapi‘olani Community College  — Associate Professor of Information Technology & Coordinator, Center for Excellence in Learning, Teaching and Technology, 2002 – 2015

Direct management and operations of campus technology resources.  Manage a staff of IT professionals (faculty, information technology specialists, electronics technicians, audio-visual specialists, media specialists, and administrative support personnel). Oversee planning, developing, and delivering computing and media resources and services for administrative operations, faculty and staff development, and delivery of instruction.

International Society for Technology in Education  — Consultant/Grant Reviewer, 2004 – 2005

Reviewed and made recommendations on grant applications for the Hewlett-Packard Technology for Teaching Grant Initiative.

Chaminade University of Honolulu   — Lecturer, Computers & Information Sciences, 2000 – 2001

Taught introduction to computers and software applications.

University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa — Academic Advisor, Outreach College, 1997 – 2000

University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa — Academic Advisor, Office of Student Academic Services College of Education, 1993 – 1996

University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa — Computer Specialist II, Student Services Office, Arts & Sciences Student Services Office, 1991 – 1993