Melissa Eyre 

College of Natural and Computational Sciences - Department of Natural Science

Masters of Science in Marine Science Program Administrator


Role within the College:

  • Serve CNCS graduate students and faculty by providing administrative support for the MSMS Program from her location at the Oceanic Institute at Makapu’u
  • Assist with graduate recruitment and registration
  • Work closely with advising and admissions for MSMS Program
  • Track College’s graduate student progression
  • Act as liaison and contact between Oceanic Institute and Hawaii Loa campuses
  • Coordinate transportation between Windward campus locations
  • Provide accounting support for CNCS’s administrative and research activities


Melissa holds a B.A. in Geography from the University of Hawaii. She advanced her career by working as a technician in both plant and animal pathology at the University of California, Davis and the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities before transitioning to the administrative side of university life and eventually scoring the perfect position at HPU.

Melissa enjoys caring for neglected cats, cooking, and being close to her husband, family, and friends.


Melissa Eyre


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