Social Work Faculty

School of social work

500 Ala Moana Blvd, WP1-445

Honolulu, HI 96813

Email: ssw-info@hpu.edu 

 

full-time faculty

PETER MATAIRA, PH.D. 

MSW Program Director and Associate Professor

Phone: (808) 544-1487

Email: pmataira@hpu.edu

Office: WP1-449

 

MICHAELA RINKEL, PH.D., MSW

BSW Program Director and Associate Professor

Phone: (808) 566-2489

Email: mrinkel@hpu.edu

Office: WP1-447

 

JESSICA GARLOCK, MSW, BSW, LSW

Director of Field Education 

Phone: (808) 566-2475

Email: jgarlock@hpu.edu

Office: WP1-435

 

HOWARD KARGER, PH.D.

Professor

Phone: (808) 544-1482

Email: hkarger@hpu.edu

Office: WP1-435

 

LORI DANIELS, PH.D., LCSW

Associate Professor

Phone: (808) 566-2480

Email: ldaniels@hpu.edu

Office: WP1-427

 

VINCE OKADA-COELHO, PH.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone: (808) 236-5845

Email: vokadacoelho@hpu.edu

Office: WP1-426

 

SCOTT OKAMOTO, PH.D., MSW

Professor

Phone: (808) 544-1160

Email: sokamoto@hpu.edu

Office: WP1-420

 

PAUL TRAN, MSW

Instructor

Phone: (808) 544-0855

Email: ptran@hpu.edu

Office: WP1-428