Tom Brislin

Associate Dean

Tom Brislin | Associate Dean
tbrislin@hawaii.edu

Tom Brislin is the former long-time chair of ACM, who is now serving as Associate Dean of the College of Arts & Humanities.

He is a former chair of the Departments of Journalism and Communication, and the combined School of Communications. He led the successful movement in 2001-2002 to establish the academic, creative and community foundations for the university’s first film school.

Dr. Brislin earned his B.A. at the University of Guam, and his M.A. and Ph.D. at The Ohio State University. He enjoys a reputation as an international scholar in the field of Media Ethics.

As Associate Dean, Dr. Brislin helps oversee ACM and eight other departments in the College of Arts and Humanities.