Christoph Baranec Assistant Astronomer

IfA Hawaii island, Hilo 214 and Manoa C109D
(808) 932-2318(808) 932-2318
Robo-AO (Palomar, Kitt Peak, Maunakea), Robo-AO Kepler Planetary Candidate Survey, Rapid Transient Surveyor, Hybrid adaptive optics (e.g., PULSE), `imaka (PI: M. Chun), IfA TechTalks

Joshua Barnes Astronomer

IfA Mānoa, C-219
(808) 956-8138(808) 956-8138
Chair, Undergraduate Astronomy Program, Dynamical Reconstruction of Galaxy Collisions, Numerical Methods for Galactic Dynamics

Ann Boesgaard Astronomer/Professor Emerita

IfA Mānoa, B-217
(808) 956-8756(808) 956-8756
Stellar spectroscopy

Adwin Boogert Associate Astronomer (IRTF Support Astronomer)

IfA Mānoa, C-109C
(808) 956-7434(808) 956-7434
InfraRed Telescope Facility, Ice Age: JWST Studies of Interstellar Ice, High resolution infrared spectroscopy (SOFIA/EXES, TEXES, IRTF/iSHELL)

Fabio Bresolin Astronomer

IfA Mānoa, C-208
(808) 956-8306(808) 956-8306
Stellar and nebular abundances in nearby galaxies, distance scale

Bobby Bus Astronomer; IRTF Support Scientist

IfA Hawaii island, 216
(808) 932-2371(808) 932-2371

Kenneth Chambers Astronomer, Pan-STARRS Director

IfA Mānoa, B-205
(808) 956-9844(808) 956-9844
wide field surveys, distant galaxies and quasars, explosive transients, moving objects

Mark Chun Assoc. Specialist, Associate Director, IfA Hilo

IfA Hawaii island, 215
(808) 932-2317(808) 932-2317
`imaka - A ground-layer adaptive optics testbed for Maunakea, Keck near-infrared pyramid wavefront sensor, MIRAO - A thermal infrared optimized AOS for TMT

Michael Connelley Associate Astronomer; IRTF Support Scientist

IfA Hawaii island, 232
(808) 932-2370(808) 932-2370

Antoinette Cowie Astronomer

IfA Mānoa, B-219
(808) 956-8379(808) 956-8379

Lennox Cowie Astronomer

IfA Mānoa, C-203
(808) 956-8134(808) 956-8134

Harald Ebeling Astronomer

IfA Mānoa, C-230
(808) 956-9695(808) 956-9695
Groups and Clusters of Galaxies, Galaxy Evolution, Large-Scale Structure and Bulk Flows, Gravitational Lensing, X-ray Astronomy

Roy Gal Associate Specialist

IfA Mānoa, C-102
(808) 956-6235(808) 956-6235
ORELSE survey, Outreach

Shadia Habbal Astronomer, Faculty Chair

IfA Mānoa, B-103
(808) 956-6531(808) 956-6531
Eclipse Parametric Observations, Solar Magnetic Fields, Origin & Evolution of Solar Winds

Donald Hall Astronomer

IfA Hawaii island, 230
(808) 932-2360(808) 932-2360

J. Patrick Henry Astronomer/Professor Emeritus

X-ray astronomy

Klaus Hodapp Astronomer

IfA Hawaii island, Hilo 211
(808) 932-2313(808) 932-2313
JWST NIRCam GTO: Spectroscopy of spatially separated exoplanets, JWST NIRCam GTO: Dust and Ice in Molecular Cores

Esther Hu Astronomer

IfA Mānoa, C-220
(808) 956-7190(808) 956-7190

Daniel Huber Assistant Astronomer

IfA Mānoa, C-109B
(808) 956-8573(808) 956-8573
Asteroseismology of Cool Stars, Exoplanet Host Stars, Stellar Populations of Transit Surveys, Interferometry of Solar-like Stars and Red Giants, Galactic Archeology

Robert Jedicke Specialist

IfA Mānoa, C-228
(808) 956-8080(808) 956-8080
Orbit and size distributions of asteroid populations including main belt and near Earth objects, Centaurs, Trans-Neptunian objects, comets, and interstellar objects., 110 refereed publications as of 2017 July 27

Stuart Jefferies Astronomer

IfA Maui, 107
(808) 573-9520(808) 573-9520
Seismology of the Sun and Giant Planets, Instrumentation for remote sensing, Imaging through atmospheric turbulence, Space weather

Jacqueline Keane Assistant Astronomer

IfA Mānoa, PSB 213
(808) 956-6880(808) 956-6880

Rolf-Peter Kudritzki Astronomer (Emeritus)

IfA Mānoa, C-118
(808) 956-6527(808) 956-6527
physics of galaxies and stars, distances and chemical evolution, quantitative spectroscopy

Michael Liu Astronomer

IfA Mānoa, C-109B
(808) 956-6666(808) 956-6666

Eugene Magnier Astronomer, Pan-STARRS

IfA Mānoa, B-203A
(808) 956-6317(808) 956-6317
Pan-STARRS, Low-Mass Content of the Solar Neighborhood, Andromeda Variability

Robert McLaren IfA Interim Director

IfA Mānoa, C-120
(808) 956-8531(808) 956-8531
Observatory Development, Site Characterisation, Instrumentation

Karen Meech Astronomer

IfA Mānoa, C-231
(808) 956-6828(808) 956-6828
Manx comets-testing dynamical models, Comet volatiles (H2O, CO, CO2), Comet/asteroid space missions, Characterizing Earth's primordial water

Roberto Méndez Astronomer

IfA Mānoa, C-105
(808) 956-6756(808) 956-6756
Central stars of Galactic planetary nebulae; kinematics of extragalactic planetary nebulae.

Michael Nassir Instructor

IfA Mānoa, Watanabe 426
(808) 956-2922(808) 956-2922
Undergraduate Physics Lecture & Lab Instruction, Introductory Astronomy Lab Supervision & Coordination, Academic Advising and Program Development for Physics & Astro Majors, HI STAR Summer Program Co-Director, Physics & Astro Education and Public Outreach

Andreea Petric Assistant Specialist

IfA Hawaii island
(808) 885-7944(808) 885-7944

Narayan Raja Specialist

IfA Mānoa, B-208
(808) 956-6943(808) 956-6943
Computer Section

John Rayner Astronomer, IRTF Director

IfA Mānoa, C-116
(808) 956-9846(808) 956-9846
Observatory management, Instrumentation development, Infrared spectroscopy

David Sanders Astronomer and Professor

IfA Mānoa, C-207
(808) 956-5055(808) 956-5055
COSMOS (Cosmic Evolution Survey), GOALS (Great Observatories All-Sky LIRG Survey, 3CR2 (Complete Calibration of the Color-Redshift Relation, Euclid / WFIRST Surveys

Alan Stockton Astronomer (Emeritus)

IfA Mānoa, C-217
(808) 956-7995(808) 956-7995

Xudong Sun Assistant Astronomer

IfA Maui, ATRC 205
(808) 573-9513(808) 573-9513
Helioseismic and Magnetic Imager (HMI), Daniel K. Inoue Solar Telescope (DKIST)

Istvan Szapudi Astronomer

IfA Mānoa, B-206
(808) 956-6196(808) 956-6196

David Tholen Astronomer

IfA Mānoa, B-102
(808) 956-6930(808) 956-6930

R. Brent Tully Astronomer

IfA Mānoa, C-232
(808) 956-8606(808) 956-8606
Galaxy distances and velocities; distribution of matter in large scale structures

Jennifer van Saders Assistant Astronomer

IfA Mānoa, C-103
(808) 956-6157(808) 956-6157

Richard Wainscoat Specialist

IfA Mānoa, B-220
(808) 956-8429(808) 956-8429
Pan-STARRS, Near Earth Objects, Dark Skies

Gareth Wynn-Williams Emeritus Professor of Astronomy

IfA Mānoa, C-106