Prior to joining the University, Andre was a Project Manager for Cabras Marine Corporation for 5+ years where he contributed or managed multiple company expansion projects.
Justin graduated from Missouri Valley College with a Bachelor’s of Science Degree with a dual concentration in Business Administration and Marketing.
Justin is also known for his accolades in sports as a current Guam Track and Field National Athlete as a Hammer Thrower. He has competed collegiately in the National Track and Field Championships, has won multiple international competitions representing Guam for the Hammer Throw, and is working towards a chance to compete in the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan.
Associate Professor of Mathematics
Interim Associate Dean/Director, Western Pacific Tropical Research Center
Associate Professor, Anthropology and Micronesian Studies
David Atienza received a PhD in Anthropology from the Complutense University of Madrid in 2006. He has taught history, philosophy, anthropology and applied linguistics at different institutions and universities in Spain. Dr. Atienza's research interests are focused on Cultural Identity Processes, Speech Analysis, Linguistic Anthropology, and Ethnohistory. He has published the book, Viaje e Identidad: La Genesis de la Elite Quichwa-Otavalena en Madrid, a multilocal ethnography product of fieldwork conducted in Otavalo, Ecuador and Spain or La Violencia del Amor, an edited volume focused on different perspectives on human violence. Dr. Atienza has recently published the articles “Death Rituals and Identity in Contemporary Guam” and “Embodied silent narratives of masculinities Some perspectives from Guam Chamorros” and he is working in ethnohistorical interpretation of the Mariana history with articles like “A Mariana Islands History Story” or “Priests, Mayors and Indigenous Offices: Indigenous Agency and Adaptive Resistance In the Mariana Islands (1681 -1758)”, among others.