Research Staff
Fellow, Research Program
808.944.7233
Research Interests:

Land use/land cover change in Pacific islands; Island biodiversity conservation; Climate change adaptation and coupled human-environmental vulnerability; Complex, dynamic systems modeling

Senior Fellow, Research Program
808.944.7476
Research Interests:

Infectious disease and behaviorial epidemiology, risk behaviors and epidemiology of HIV/AIDS and STDs in Asia and the Pacific; Public policy for HIV/AIDS prevention and care; International collaboration on health issues, children and HIV/AIDS; Modeling of HIV/AIDS transmission and impacts.

Senior Fellow and Director, Asia Pacific Governance and Democracy Initiative (AGDI), Research Program
808.944.7427
Research Interests:

Democratic governance for Human Development in Asia and the Pacific; Civil society engagement, and electoral and parliamentary processes; Cross-border governance, civil service reform, and anti-corruption strategies

Adjunct Senior Fellow, Research Program
808.944.7426
Research Interests:

Measuring and evaluating the health of populations; Infant, child, adult, and senior health and mortality; Immigrant and internal migrant health; Fertility and reproductive health in China; Integrated analysis and advocacy to improve HIV/AIDS responses.

Adjunct Senior Fellow, Research Program
808.944.7475
Research Interests:

Family and gender issues; Health behavior of adolescents and young adults; Fertility and reproductive health

Senior Fellow, Research Program
808.944.7509
Research Interests:

Disaster management and humanitarian assistance programs; Policy and institutions in support of sustainable national and regional development; Social, cultural and environmental impacts of large-scale resource development

Senior Fellow, Research Program. Professor of Law, University of Hawaii. Professor in the Graduate School, UC Berkeley. Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University
808.944.7236
Research Interests:

Legal history, international humanitarian law, war crimes trials; human rights.

Adjunct Fellow, Research Program
808.944.7239
Research Interests:

Public international law, international economic law and development, international human rights and humanitarian law, international arbitration and dispute settlement, and ASEAN Law

Senior Fellow, Research Program
808.944.7321
Research Interests:

China’s industrial and innovation policies and their impact on the U.S. economy; Global production networks and R&D internationalization in high-tech industries and Asia’s emerging knowledge economies; Comparative study of intellectual property rights regimes and standardization policies in Asia (especially China) and the United States

Senior Fellow, Research Program
412.683.2300 ext.4279
Research Interests:

Cognitive, emotional, and socio-psychological factors affecting human judgment and decision making; Cultural values and the perception of environmental and health risks; Climate change risk perception and communication

Senior Fellow, Research Program
808.944.7248
Research Interests:

Land cover/land-use change in Southeast Asia; Forest fragmentation and degradation; Community-based management of natural resources in South and Southeast Asia

Adjunct Senior Fellow, Research Program
808.944.7518
Research Interests:

Challenges of climate change for Asian cities; Regional impacts of climate and environmental change and adaptation policies; Population, urbanization and development in Asia

Adjunct Senior Fellow, Research Program
808.944.7218
Research Interests:

China’s political and economic transformation; China’s foreign trade and foreign investment policy; China’s automobile industry development and telecom policy

Fellow, Research Program
808.944.7220
Research Interests:

Integrated climate, land, and hydrological systems simulation; Applied climate science and climate policy; Effects of climate variability on water supply, agriculture, and natural resources; Uncertainty and sensitivity analysis of natural systems modeling

Adjunct Fellow, Research Program
Research Interests:

International humanitarian law, war crimes trials, human rights

Senior Fellow, Research Program
808.944.7435
Research Interests:

Globalization and regionalization; Economic relations in the Asia Pacific region; Electricity and telecommunications cooperation in East Asia.

Adjunct Senior Fellow, Research Program and Professor of Economics, University of Hawaii
808.944.7428
Research Interests:

Labor and human resources; Aging and the elderly labor force; Child education and health

Director, Research Program
808.944.7245
Research Interests:

Globalization and the geography of health and disease; Climate change and health; Gender, health and development

Adjunct Senior Fellow, Research Program
808.944.7641
Research Interests:

Research, networking and capacity building related to climate change adaption in the Asia-Pacific region and changing water conditions associated with climate change in Hawaii.

Adjunct Senior Fellow, Research Program and Director, Pacific Regional Climate Services, NOAA
808.944.7453
Research Interests:
Development and dissemination of data and products associated with coastal inundation and erosion; Natural hazards risk reduction and climate adaptation planning
Adjunct Senior Fellow, Research Program
808.944.7411
Research Interests:

Environmental tipping points; Ecological control of mosquito-borne diseases

Adjunct Senior Fellow, Research Program and Professor of Economics, University of Hawaii
808.944.7455
Research Interests:

Economic development and population change; economic consequences of aging; intergenerational transfers; and lifecycle saving and wealth.

Adjunct Senior Fellow, Research Program and Chief, Policy Section, United Nations Population Division
917.367.4632
Research Interests:

Population and sustainable development; reproductive health; HIV/AIDS; and nutrition.

Senior Fellow, Research Program and Executive Vice President and Director of Studies, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Research Interests:

Political economy of US trade policy; US economic relations with Asia; economies of Japan, China and Korea; North Korea and the prospects for Korean unification.

Senior Fellow, Research Program and Carl J. Shapiro Professor of International Finance, International Business School, Brandeis University
Research Interests:

Trade, finance and international economic integration; Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC); East Asian/Pacific Rim economies

Senior Fellow, Research Program and Director, SAIS Europe, Johns Hopkins University
Research Interests:

Economic development in Asia and ASEAN; International economic integration; Asia Pacific regionalism

Adjunct Senior Fellow, Research Program and Visiting Professor, Khon Kaen University
66-43-202-366
Research Interests:

Upland development in Vietnam; Environmental perception; Sustainable land use; Global environmental policies.

Emeritus Senior Fellow, Research Program
808.944.7403
Research Interests:

Populations of Japan, China, India, Nepal; Below-replacement fertility; Fertility and family planning, and infant and child mortality

Adjunct Senior Fellow, Research Program
808.944.7402
Research Interests:

Social demography, marriage, and family change in the U.S. and Asia; Trends and variations in fertility in the U.S. and Asia; Population and the environment

Senior Fellow and Supervisor of POSCO Fellowship Program, Research Program
808.944.7244
Research Interests:

Northeast Asian political and security issues

Fellow, Research Program
808.944.7249
Research Interests:

Environmental health impacts of energy use; Environmental statistics and reporting; Science and informed decision making

Adjunct Senior Fellow, Research Program
808.944.7253
Research Interests:

Climate assessment, risk management, and climate adaptation; Environmental science, assessment and public policy; Ocean and coastal resource management

Adjunct Senior Fellow, Research Program and President, Global Environment and Energy in the 21st Century
808.944.7456
Research Interests:

India-Pakistan Cooperation in Environment and Energy; Nuclear nonproliferation issues: Water and security in South Asia; Energy and global climate change.

Deputy Director, Asian International Justice Initiative
Research Interests:

International humanitarian law, war crimes trials, human rights

Adjunct Senior Fellow, Research Program
808.944.7324
Research Interests:

Chinese culture and identity; The globalization of Chinese cuisine; Politics of national identity in cultural policies.