CBA Faculty

Palafox, Edgar

Edgar Palafox Instructor of Human Resource Management

College of Business Administration

Office:1132 Bishop Street, Suite 502-7 (FH)

Honolulu, HI 96813

Office Phone: (808) 544-1414

Department of Management and Marketing
Message: (808) 544-1175
Fax: (808) 566-2403



Mr. Palafox has been an Adjunct Instructor since 2006 and became a full-time faculty in August 2007. He has a human resources platform from both sides of the bargaining table. 

He has worked with H.E.R.E, Local 5 as a business agent, enforcing and negotiating contacts.  Then moving his career to human resource management in the profit and non-profit sector with Sheraton Waikiki Hotel, Cheap Tickets, Hertz Hawaii, and Hawaii Community Foundation. 

He is a broad-based professional with strengths in, organizational development, succession planning, performance management, workers compensation, employee relations, staffing and selection, compensation, and change management.  He has B.B.A. degree in Management from the University of Hawaii and M.B.A. from Hawaii Pacific University.