Advancing excellence through faculty diversity

Kapua Lililehua Chandler

Education:

B.S., Computer Science and Mathematics, University of Portland; M.Ed., Educational Administration, University of Hawai’i at Mānoa; M.A., Higher Education, University of California, Los Angeles; Ph.D., Higher Education and Organizational Change, University of California, Los Angeles

Dissertation:

Indigenous Models of Higher Education: Understanding the Indigenizing and Decolonizing Processes

Thesis Advisor:

Mitchell J. Chang, Professor of Education, University of California, Los Angeles

Research Topic:

Hoʻonaʻauao: Indigenous Models of Higher Education

Mentor:

Samuel Museus, Professor of Education Studies, University of California, San Diego

Current Position:

President’s Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Education Studies, University of California, San Diego