U.S. congressional member Colleen Hanabusa has been named as Lecturer and Daniel K. Inouye Visiting Scholar. The College of Social Sciences at the University of Hawaii at Manoa announced the selection. The joint appointment is shared between the Public Policy Center and the Political Science Department. Hanabusa will teach a course on the topic of civil liberties in times of crisis during the spring 2016 semester. Hanabusa is a practicing attorney with more than 30 years of experience in labor law. In 2010, she was elected to represent Hawaii’s First Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives, and was subsequently reelected in 2012.