HIMB Faculty

HIMB Research Faculty

University of Hawaii Cooperating Faculty

Adjunct Faculty

Robin Baird

Cascadia Research Collective


Emeritus Faculty

Philip Helfrich, PhD

Emeritus Director & Researcher

Researcher HIMB 1955-1975 Founding Director - International Center for Living Aquatic Resources Management (ICLARM) - The World Fish Center 1975-1977 for the Rockefeller Foundation; Dean - Office of Research Administration, University of Hawaii 1977-1980 Director, Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology,(HIMB), University of Hawaii - 1980-1993.

Jo-Ann Leong

Emeritus Director & Professor

Leong is director emeritus of the Hawai‘i Institute of Marine Biology and a professor at the School of Ocean and Earth Science & Technology at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa. She was a distinguished professor of microbiology and the former chairman of the Department of Microbiology at Oregon State University. Leong is an elected member of the American Academy of Microbiology. Term: July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2021

Paul Nachtigall

Emeritus Researcher

Dr. Nachtigall was the founding director of the Marine Mammal Research Program of the University of Hawaii at Manoa’s Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology where he is now an Emeritus Research Professor and active member of the Graduate Faculties in Psychology, Biology, and Marine Biology.