CPOW+LLLLanguages, Linguistics & Literature
2016 Aloha Reception
Honorees

On September 16, 2016, the College of Languages, Linguistics & Literature had its annual Aloha Reception, where it honored recipients with awards for years of service, for excellence in teaching, research, and service, and for tenure and promotion. In addition new hires were introduced and welcomed.

List of 2016 Honorees (PDF file)

 

Office of the Dean

Years of Service Award

Noreen M. Shimizu:  10 years

College Awards

Louis Bousquet, LLEA:  LLL Excellence in Teaching Award

James D. Brown, SLS:  LLL Senior Faculty Excellence in Scholarship & Research Award

Sumi Chang, EALL:  LLL Excellence in Teaching Award

Kim Compoc, English:  LLL Excellence in Doctoral Dissertation Research Award

Katie Gao, Linguistics:  LLL Excellence in Doctoral Dissertation Research Award

Christina Gerhardt, LLEA:  LLL Junior/Mid-Career Faculty Excellence in Scholarship & Research Award

Jim Yoshioka, Dean’s Office/NFLRC:  LLL Excellence in Service Award

 

Advising Center

Years of Service Award

Carolina Asiatico:  10 years

Promotion

Kay Hamada:  Assistant Specialist

New Hires

David Yeo:  IT Specialist

Heather Young:  Office Manager

 

Center of Interpretation and Translation Studies

Promotion

Suzanne Zeng:  Assistant Professor

 

East Asian Languages and Literatures

Years of Service Awards

Sang-Yee Cheon:  10 years

Robert N. Huey:  30 years

Dong-Kwan Kong:  10 years

Gladys E. Nakahara:  30 years

New Hire

Andre Haag:  Assistant Professor

 

English

Years of Service Awards

Candace L. Fujikane:  20 years

Steven Goldsberry:  40 years

James M. Henry:  10 years

Linda C. Middleton:  20 years

Joan D. Peters:  30 years

Ethel T. Watanabe:  30 years (posthumous)

Promotion

Rodney Morales:  Professor

Promotion & Tenure

Georganne Nordstrom:  Associate Professor & Tenure

Mānoa Awards

Georganne Nordstrom:  2016 Chancellor’s Citation for Meritorious Teaching

Craig Santos Perez:  2016 Chancellor’s Citation for Meritorious Teaching

New Hire

Sarah Allen:  Associate Professor

 

Indo-Pacific Languages and Literatures

Years of Service Awards

Imelda F. Gasmen:  10 years

Julius B. Soria:  10 years (posthumous)

Promotion

Leticia Pagkalinawan:  Assistant Professor

Mānoa Award

Ulrich Kook:  Award for Excellence in Online Teaching

 

Languages and Literatures of Europe and the Americas

Years of Service Awards

Junko Fukui:  10 years

Benito J. Quintana:  10 years

Promotion

Marta Gonzalez-Lloret:  Professor

Promotion & Tenure

Christine Beaule:  Associate Professor & Tenure

Visiting Faculty

Elena Sedova:  Fulbright Scholar, Chelyabinsk, Russia

New Hires

Hanna Roman:  Assistant Professor

Yurie Sakakibara:  Office Assistant

 

Linguistics

Promotions

Kamil Deen:  Professor

Gary Holton:  Professor

Promotion & Tenure

Andrea Berez-Kroeker:  Associate Professor & Tenure

New Hire

Bradley McDonnell:  Assistant Professor

 

Second Language Studies

Promotion & Tenure

Theres Grüter:  Associate Professor & Tenure

New Hire

Kristopher Kyle:  Assistant Professor