Kisha Borja-Quichocho-Calvo

Kisha Borja-Quichocho-Calvo, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor and Program Coordinator of CHamoru Studies

location  Office Location:  HSS 120I
Mailing Address: UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923
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Dr. Kisha Borja-Quichocho-Calvo joins the university as an assistant professor of CHamoru studies in the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, Division of Humanities. She has taught various courses at UOG since 2010 and recently earned her doctorate in political science with a specialization in indigenous politics from the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa.


  • Ph.D., Political Science - Indigenous Politics, University of Hawai'i at Mānoa
  • M.A., Pacific Island Studies, University of Hawai'i at Mānoa
  • MAT, University of Guam
  • B.A., English, Hawai'i Pacific University


Her poetry was published in 2019 in “Effigies III” (edited by Allison Hedge Coke, Brandy Nālani McDougall, and Craig Santos Perez), which featured chapbook-length poetry from four Indigenous poets from Oceania. 


  • Indigenous education in Guåhan
  • CHamoru culture and identity