Job Placement Archive



2015
Alum Name (Advisor) Placement
Kanae Tokunaga
( James Roumasset)
Research Fellow, Oceans Project, University of Tokyo, Japan
Huixia Wang
( Tim Halliday)
Assistant Professor, Hunan University, China
Emiko Naomasa
( James Roumasset)
World Bank


2014
Alum Name (Advisor) Placement
Chaning Jang
( John Lynham & Inessa Love)
Post-doctoral Research Associate, Princeton University
Kohei Nitta
( Katya Sherstyuk & Nori Tarui)
Post-doctoral researcher, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
John Rush
( Tim Halliday)
Assistant professor, Marlboro College
Atsushi Shibata
( Sang-Hyop Lee)
Researcher at KPMG, California


2013
Alum Name (Advisor) Placement
William du Pont
( Ilan Noy)
Assistant Professor at the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John’s University
Akarapon Houbcharaun
( Theresa Greaney)
Economist, Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives, Thailand
Wei Huang (MA) Analyst, Facts Global Energy
Iman Nasseri
( Denise Konan)
Consultant, Facts Global Energy


2012
Alum Name (Advisor) Placement
Jacklyn Lindo
( Sang-Hyop Lee)
Assistant Professor at Kapiolani Community College
Comfort Sumida
( Sang-Hyop Lee)
Senior Adviser, University of Hawaii Hilo
Shawn Arita
( Theresa Greaney)
Economist, Joint Institute of Marine and Atmospheric Research
Majah-Leah V. Ravago
( James Roumasset)
University of Philippines School of Economics, Assistant Professor, and Research Director, Philippine Center for Economic Development (PCED)
Olga Bogach
( Denise Konan)
Assistant Professor, Brigham Young University
Melinda Podor
( Sang-Hyop Lee and Andrew Mason)
Research scientist, California Department of Public Health
Shawn Arita
( Theresa Greaney)
Agricultural Economist at the US Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service


2011
Alum Name (Advisor) Placement
Sean D'Evelyn
( Katerina Sherstyuk, Nori Tarui)
Assistant Professor, Loyola Marymount University
Min Min Thaw
( Sang-Hyop Lee, James Roumasset)
Assistant Professor, Hawaii Pacific University
Marjorie Pajaron
( Andrew Mason)
Project Assistant, East-West Center


2010
Alum Name (Advisor) Placement
Kaewkwan Tangtipongkul
( Gerard Russo)
Lecturer, Thammasat University, Thailand
Geri Mason
( Sang-Hyop Lee)
Assistant Professor, Seattle Pacific University
Dolgorsuren Dorj
( Katerina Sherstyuk)
Associate Professor, Academy of Management, Mongolia (initial placement: Postdoctoral Researcher, UH)
Tobin McKearin (MA)
( Timothy Halliday)
PhD student in Economics, University Texas Austin
Dung Vu (MA) Stockholm University, PhD in Economics
Christopher Wada
( James Roumasset)
Postdoctoral Researcher, UHERO
Laura Emanovsky (MA) Director of Research and Analytics, OmniTrak Group


2009
Alum Name (Advisor) Placement
Hazel Parcon
( Theresa Greaney)
De La Salle University-Manila, Philippines
Associate Professor II
Sean Doyle (MA)
( Ilan Noy)
Instructor, United States Air Force Academy (USAFA)
Ming Liu
( Sumner La Croix)
Nankai University, School of Economics, Tianjin, China
Assistant Professor
Ma Chelo Vargas Manlagnit
( Chung Lee)
Asian Development Bank
Anil Bhargava (MA)
( James Roumasset)
UC Davis, PhD in Agricultural and Resource Economics


2008
Alum Name (Advisor) Placement
Hu Che
( Eric Iksoon Im)
China University of Political Science and Law
Associate Professor
Yao Li
( Theresa Greaney)
University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, School of Management and Economics
Assistant Professor
Timothy Ming (MA)
( PingSun Leung)
Energy Planning Analyst, Dept. of Business, Economic Development & Tourism, Hawaii
Lindsay Motil Timarong Pangelinan (MA) Bank Examiner, Financial Institutions Commission, Republic of Palau
Quang Nguyen
( Ping Sun Leung)
Groupe d'Analyse et de Theorie Economique University of Lyon 2, France
Post-Doctoral Researcher
Supachai Srisuchart
( Sang-Hyop Lee)
Thammasat University, Thailand
Assistant Professor
Kiyoyasu Tanaka
( Theresa Greaney)
Currently: Research Fellow Institute of Developing Economics
Initial Placement: Hitotsubashi University, Postdoctoral Researcher
Jung-In Youn
( Theresa Greaney)
Presidential Council on Nation Branding, Director for Planning and Coordination
Rui Wang
( Gerard Russo)
Liberty Mutual Insurance, New York


2007
Alum Name (Advisor) Placement
Kimberly Burnett
( James Roumasset)
Associate Specialist at UHERO and co-director of UHERO’s research program in environmental resource economics
Makena Coffman
( Denise Konan)
University of Hawaii at Manoa
Department of Urban and Regional Planning Assistant Professor
Sittidaj Pongijvorasin
( James Roumasset)
Associate Dean, Faculty of Economics, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Amonthep Chawla
( Andrew Mason)
Thailand Development Research Institute
(TRDI) Bangkok Research Specialist
Hee-Ryang Ra
( Byron Gangnes)
POSCO Research Institute, Seoul
Somchai Amornthum
( Carl Bonham)
Currently: Krung Thai Asset Management (KTAM), Bangkok, Vice President
UHERO
Porntawee Nantamanasikarn
( Carl Bonham)
CB Richard Ellis Investors Senior Research Analyst


2006
Alum Name (Advisor) Placement
Nicole Mun Sim Lai
( Andrew Mason)
California State University at Bakersfield
Department of Applied Economics Assistant Professor
Tam Vu
( Byron Gangnes)
University of Hawaii at Hilo
Assistant Professor, College of Business and Economics
Run Yu
( Ping Sun Leung)
Apple, Inc., Senior Analyst
formerly CTAHR assistant researcher


2005
Alum Name (Advisor) Placement
Vilasinee Bunyasrie
( Chung Lee)
University of Bangkok, Thailand
Matthew Pennaz (MA)
( Sumner La Croix)
East-West Center
Economics Research
Dolores Anne Sanchez
( Carl Bonham)
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)
Financial Risk Measurement Section
Nfn Maliki
( Andrew Mason)
Ministry of National Development Planning, BAPPENAS, Indonesia
Deputy Director
Naotaka Sawada
( Theresa Greaney)
World Bank Consultant


2004
Alum Name (Advisor) Placement
Basharat Ahmad Khan Pitafi
( James Roumasset)
Southern Illinois University
Economics Department Assistant Professor
Ari Van Assche
( Denise Konan)
HEC Montreal
International Business Department Assistant Professor
Junning Cai
( Byron Gangnes)
Central University of Finance & Economics (Beijing)
Tomoko Kinugasa
( Andrew Mason)
Kobe University
Assistant Professor, Economics Department
Tomomi Tanaka
( Katerina Sherstyuk)
California Institute of Technology
Post-Doc
Takashi Yamamoto
( Theresa Greaney)
Akita International University
Xiaopeng Cheng
( Sumner La Croix)
Harvard University
MA in Public Administration