The muliwai is a coastal body of brackish water, fed by a fresh water source and connected to the ocean. It is a meeting place—a rich and fertile environment for new growth. The UHIP learning community is similarly a place for convergence, nourishment and challenge. Meet some of the people who make up this community.

Illustration by Carl Pao, Kanaka ʻŌiwi Artist

Illustration by Carl Pao, Kanaka ʻŌiwi Artist

Core Faculty


Associate Professor

Assistant Professor

Affiliate Faculty

Affiliate faculty members add to the richness of UHIP by providing expertise and mentorship in a range of fields. Meet our affiliates!

Graduate Students

Students play a major role in shaping their peers’ educational experiences and paths. Meet our current graduate students!