This organization chart (PDF) graphically represents the hierarchy of responsibilities of SOEST administrative personnel.
At the top of the chart are Brian Taylor, Dean of SOEST, the Executive Committee, the Education-Outreach Committee, and the Research Council. Dr. Taylor is responsible for the overall administration and operation of SOEST, and, as Dean, he oversees three research institutes and the University of Hawaii Sea Grant program (purple). The Executive Committee and the Research Council provide him with current information on the activities and status of subordinate units and programs.
Alexander Shor, Associate Dean for Research, provides oversight for the research aspects of the academic departments, and for all the research divisions and HURL (green). He also has secondary oversight for four research support facilities (blue).
Juanita Andaya, the Director of Administration, administers the eight support offices and facilities (blue).
This chart is also available as a page-size PDF, and is also summarized below as text with links to the units’ web pages or contact information:
Dean of SOEST
In addition to overall administration of SOEST, Brian Taylor, in his position as Dean, is responsible for the administration of:
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Associate Dean for Research
Alexander Shor, in his position as the Associate Dean for Research, is responsible for the administration of:
Director of Administration
Juanita Andaya, in her position as Director of Administration, is responsible for the management and or administration of: