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Campus Leadership Directory

President Underwood

President

Office Location: Executive Offices, SBPA Bldg., Room 256
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
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About

Dr. Robert Anacletus Underwood

Educator and Public Servant  
10th President of the University of Guam
 
The Board of Regents selected Dr. Robert Underwood as the 10th President of the University of Guam on April 17, 2008.The Board executed a contract with Dr. Robert Underwood for his position as president on April 22 that same year. An investiture ceremony was held May 21, 2008 at the UOG Field House to formally welcome President Underwood to his new position.

The Honorable Robert Underwood is a former Member of the U.S. Congress and is currently the President of the University of Guam. As an educator, he has served as a high school teacher, curriculum writer, administrator, Dean of the College of Education and Academic Vice President. He is a distinguished scholar with many publications to his credit on educational issues, regional political matters and language change. He served as the Congressional Delegate from Guam in the 103-107th Congresses (1993-2003) during which he sponsored major legislation for Guam, played an active role in Department of Defense authorization bills and was a forceful advocate for political development for insular areas and the extension of educational and social opportunities for Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.

In recognition for his efforts in building good relations in the Pacific, he received a Presidential Merit Award from President Gloria Arroyo of the Philippines and congratulatory resolutions from the Pohnpei, FSM and Northern Marianas Legislatures. He has also been honored by several national Asian Pacific American organizations and was named citizen of the year by the National Association of Bilingual Education in 1996 and Alumnus of the Year by Cal State University Los Angeles in 2000.

His public service includes an appointment to the National Advisory Council on Bilingual Education during President Carter’s administration and an appointment by President Obama to the National Board of Education Sciences. He also served as Chairman of the Chamorro Language Commission for over a decade and is widely acknowledged as a leading authority on cultural, educational and linguistic issues in Guam and Micronesia. He was awarded a lifetime achievement award by the Guam Humanities Council and is the only Professor Emeritus of Bilingual-Bicultural Education of the University of Guam.

In 2003, he helped create the Asian Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund and served as the first Chairman of the Board. He has worked on several research projects with the East West Center, the University of Hawaii and the Asian Pacific Center for Security Studies.

Robert was born in Guam (1948) and educated in Guam and California. He graduated from John F. Kennedy High School in Guam (1965) and received a Bachelor’s (1969) and Masters Degree in history (1971) from Cal State University, Los Angeles. He holds a Doctor of Education degree from the University of Southern California.

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University of Guam

Senior Vice President

Office Location: Executive Offices, SBPA Bldg., Room 256
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
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Randall Wiegand

CFE, CGFM, CPA

Vice President

Administration & Finance
Office Location: Executive Offices, SBPA Bldg., 2nd Flr., Rm. 256
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
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University of Guam

Assistant Vice President, Graduate Studies, Research, and Sponsored Programas (GSRSP)/Director, Center for Island Sustainability (CIS)

Center for Island Sustainability
Graduate Studies, Sponsored Programs & Research
Office Location: GSRSP Office, 1st Floor, Health Science Bldg.
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
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Rommel Hidalgo

Chief Information Officer

Office Location: Computer Center
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
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About

Hidalgo is a graduate of UOG, who earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology in 1995 and a Master of Business Administration in 1997. He earned a Masters of Science degree in Management Science / Information Systems from California State University Fullerton.

Hidalgo returns to his alma mater after spending over 18 years abroad. He most recently served as California State University Fullerton's Assistant Vice President of Information Technology and was also a member of the faculty, teaching Information Systems and Decision Sciences at the Mihaylo College of Business and Economics.




University of Guam Administrators

University of Guam

Interim Associate Dean, Academic Programs

 

Office Location: Agriculture & Life Sciences Bldg. 2nd Floor, Rm. 206A
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2006
  • Fax: (671) 734-4600
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University of Guam

Director of Auxiliary Services, Triton Bookstore

Auxiliary Services
Office Location: Student Services Building
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2941/31/34
  • Fax: (671) 734-5503
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Dr. Annette Santos

Dean, School of Business and Public Administration

Office Location: Dean's Office, Jesus & Eugenia Leon Guerrero School of Business & Public Administration Building
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2501/20
  • Fax: (671) 734-5362
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University of Guam

Director

Professional & International Programs
Office Location: Professional & International Programs
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2600/1
  • Fax: (671) 734-1233
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University of Guam

Network Director, Pacific Small Business Development Center

Office Location: SBPA Bldg., Rm. 141
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2593
  • Fax: (671) 734-2002
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University of Guam
Office Location: RCUOG Office, 1st Floor, School of Nursing & Health Sciences Building
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-0250
  • Website
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University of Guam

Chief Planning Officer
Acting Institutional Compliance Officer

Office Location: SBPA Bldg., 2nd Flr., Room 247
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2902
  • Fax: (671) 734-2296
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University of Guam

Director, Academic Assessment and Institutional Research

Office Location: Executive Offices, SBPA Bldg., Room 251
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2585
  • Fax: (671) 734-3636
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University of Guam

Athletic Director

Calvo Field House
Office Location: UOG Calvo Field House
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2861
  • Fax: (671) 734-2170
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University of Guam

Safety Administrator

Plant Management and Maintenance
Safety and Security Office
Office Location: Plant Maintenance Bldg., 2nd Floor
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2370/1/5
  • Fax: (671) 734-6476
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Heidi San Nicolas

Director

Office Location: Dean Circle, House #29
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2480/1
  • Fax: (671) 734-5709
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University of Guam

Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

Office Location: HSS Bldg., 3rd Flr., CLASS Dean’s Office
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923

Expertise

  • Tel: (671) 735-2805
  • Fax: (671) 734-3410
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About

James D. Sellmann was born and raised in the city of Niagara Fall, New York. He was awarded B.A. degrees in Psychology, and Philosophy from the University of Nevada at Las Vegas, and M.A. degrees in Asian Religions, and Comparative Philosophy from the University of Hawaii. He was awarded the Ph.D. in Chinese Philosophy from the University of Hawaii. He has published over 60 articles in various peer reviewed books, and journals such as Asian Philosophy, and Philosophy East and West. His book Timing and Rulership in Master Lü's Spring and Autumn Annals, State University of New York Press was published in 2002. He is the Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, and Professor of Philosophy and Micronesian Studies at the University of Guam. He enjoys cooking, and hiking.

University of Guam

Associate Director for Extension

 

Office Location: Agriculture & Life Sciences Bldg., 2nd Flr., Rm. 206B
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2005
  • Fax: (671) 734-4600
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University of Guam

Dean, School of Education

Office Location: SOE Bldg., 1st Flr., Rm. 119D
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2444
  • Fax: (671) 734-3651
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Jonas Macapinlac

Director, Integrated Marketing Communications

Office Location: Rm. #249, Jesus & Eugenia Leon Guerrero School of Business & Public Administration Building
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, GU 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2944
  • Fax: (671) 734-2296
  • Website
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About

Jonas D. Macapinlac has nearly 20 years of experience in marketing communications in the private and public sector. Over the years, he has blended his creative flow, strategic thinking and technological aptitude into a career trajectory with continual professional advancement.
 
As Director of Integrated Marketing Communications at the University of Guam, Macapinlac oversees the university’s advertising, public relations, website and social media and harnesses new media and communication technology to promote the university’s brand. He launched its “No Place Like Home” advertising campaign, designed and developed a new UOG website, established a growing social media presence and created new student life experiences such as the annual President’s Cup competition.

Born and raised in Guam, Macapinlac graduated from high school in 1996 from Harvest Christian Academy where he was a  merit award recipient. In 2000, he earned a Bachelor of Science in Communication with an Advertising / Public Relations concentration from Pensacola Christian College and in 2005, he earned a Professional Master of Business Administration from the University of Guam.

Macapinlac enjoys spending time with his wife Rachel and their three children, Lilya, Kian and Rhys. He is an avid fan of the Los Angeles Lakers and particularly enjoys a medium-rare rib-eye steak. 

University of Guam

Director of Residence Halls

Office Location: Dorm II
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671)735-2260
  • Fax: (671)735-2262
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University of Guam

Chief Human Resources Officer

Office Location: HRO, Administration Building
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2351
  • Fax: (671) 734-6005
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University of Guam

Dean, College of Natural and Applied Sciences

 

Office Location: Agriculture & Life Sciences Bldg., 2nd Flr., Rm. 206D
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2002
  • Fax: (671) 734-4600
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University of Guam

Director

Office Location: Computer Center Building
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2639/45
  • Fax: (671) 734-9422
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University of Guam

Associate Director

TADEO
Office Location: Dean Circle, House #6
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2620/1
  • Fax: (671) 734-8377
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University of Guam

Dean, School of Nursing and Health Sciences

Office Location: Health Science Bldg., Rm. 119
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2653
  • Fax: (671) 734-1203
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University of Guam

Director

Office Location: Field House 1st Floor
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2266
  • Fax: (671) 734-2907
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University of Guam

Dean, Enrollment Management and Student Success

Office Location: Dean's Office, Student Services Center
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2292
  • Fax: (671) 734-2442
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University of Guam

Acting Director; Assistant Professor/Reference Librarian

Office Location: 1st Floor, Rm. 118; Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Library, Tan Siu Lin Building  
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2332/1/2162
  • Fax: (671) 734-6882/7403
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University of Guam

Director, Development & Alumni Affairs

Office Location: Executive Offices, SBPA Bldg., Room 252
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2586
  • Fax: (671) 734-2296
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University of Guam

Associate Director, Western Pacific Tropical Research Center

Professor/Nutrition Specialist

Office Location: Agriculture & Life Sciences Bldg. 2nd Floor, Room 206C
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923

Expertise

  • Tel: (671) 735-2004
  • Fax: (671) 734-4222
  • Website
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University of Guam

Associate Dean and Registrar

Office Location: Student Center Building; Field House, 1st Floor
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2218
  • Fax: (671) 734-2442/(671) 735- 2203
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University of Guam

Director

WERI
Office Location: WERI Bldg., Rm. 102
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2694
  • Fax: (671) 734-8890
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University of Guam

Associate Dean, College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
Associate Professor, English

Office Location: EC Bldg., 2nd Flr., Rm. 208B
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923

Expertise

  • Tel: (671) 735-2854
  • Fax: (671) 734-2731
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University of Guam

Chief Plant & Facilities Officer

Plant Management and Maintenance
Office Location: Plant Maintenance Bldg., 2nd Floor
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2372/75
  • Fax: (671) 734-6476
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University of Guam

Director/Professor

Marine Lab
Office Location: Marine Lab, Rm. 103
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2187
  • Fax: (671) 734-6767
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University of Guam

Associate Dean

Office Location: HSS Bldg., 3rd Flr., CLASS Dean’s Office
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2854
  • Fax: (671) 734-3410
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University of Guam

Supply Management Administrator

Administration & Finance
Office Location: Administration Building
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2925
  • Fax: (671) 735-3010
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University of Guam

Legal Counsel

Office of the Legal Counsel
Office Location: Executive Offices, SBPA Bldg. Room 256
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-2992
  • Fax: (671) 734-2296
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University of Guam

Director

Office Location: Student Center
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
  • Tel: (671) 735-3707
  • Fax: (671) 734-7514
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University of Guam

CFA, CFE, CGFM, CPA

Comptroller

Business Office
Office Location: Administration Building
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923

Expertise

  • Tel: (671) 735-2942
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