People

Director and Associate Professor
Expertise

Asian Politics, EU politics, geopolitics, China-US relations, Canada-Asia relations, G20, global finance, globalization, global governance, climate change, GMOs, TPP, WTO negotiations, Chinese politics, Chinese economics, Japanese politics, Japanese economy, Euro crisis, European Union, France, French politics

mobile: 6043791755
work phone: 6048224688
Professor and Graduate Advisor
Associate, IGRSJ
Expertise

modern Japanese culture (literature, film, manga, animation, kamishibai); East Asian women’s issues; anti-racist pegagogy

phone: 6048225132
phone: 6048223881
Professor Emeritus
Expertise

Math in schools, university math courses, symmetries, differential equations, conservation laws, Chiune Sugihara (Japanese rescuer of Jews in WWII)

phone: 6048222714
Professor and Dean
Expertise

forestry, forest management, forest certification, aboriginal forestry, biodiversity, climate change, communities and livelihoods, conservation, ecosystems, forest management, forest policy, social impact, sustainability, drought, forest fires, heat waves, people’s responses to heat waves, impact of heat waves on forests, adaptation of forests to climate change, responses of resorts (such as Whistler) to climate change

phone: 6048226761
Associate Professor
Expertise

Adult education, environmental education, literacy, comparative education, gender and development, Southeast Asian studies.

phone: 6048229231
Professor
Expertise

economy; business

phone: 6048228434
Associate Professor
Young-Bin Min Chair in Korean Literature and Literary Translation
Expertise

Modern Korean fiction, Literary translation

Education and Clinical Professor
Executive Associate Dean
Expertise

Geriatrics, geriatric medicine, acute care for older people, hospital medicine, frailty, dementia, Alzheimer’s disease, quality improvement in medicine, medical education

phone: 6048754826
Associate Professor
Expertise

sustainable development; urban biological diversity; environmental restoration; wetland restoration; therapeutic landscapes; sustainable development; urban biological diversity; urban ecosystems; environmental management in urban planning; birds in urban environments; habitat management; Japanese gardens; habitats

phone: 6048223431
Associate Professor
Fields
Expertise

Chinese: history, intellectual history, thought and institutions (traditional and modern), Taiwan

phone: 6048225732
Associate Professor
Expertise

Chinese linguistics, applied linguistics, sociolinguistics, Chinese language and culture, second language acquisition, language socialization, Chinese heritage language education, bilingualism and multilingualism

phone: 6048225186
Director, Business Development
Fields
Expertise

Business development,automotive, education, technology, finance, stock markets, policy, immigration, media

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Professor & School Director
Expertise

Economics, Macro and Monetary Economics Economic Policy, Monetary and Fiscal Policy, Deficits, Exchange Rates, Capital Flows, Financial Crises

phone: 6048222542
Professor
Expertise

Japanaese economy; Japan-Canada trade and investment links; Pacific Rim trade and investment patterns; Japanese cities and regions; Multiculturalism and Local Government in Vancouver; Australia

phone: 6048225612
AECL/KECPO Chair in Korean Research
Expertise

South Korea, North Korea, Japan, politics, economics, popular culture, society, international relations

phone: 6048221277
Professor
Expertise

cities, neighbourhoods, gentrification, ethnicity, immigration, housing

phone: 6048223268
phone: 6048222663
Associate Professor
Expertise

transnational social movements, international and comparative education, Japanese civil society, Islam in multicultural societies

phone: 6048225353
Professor Emeritus
Expertise

Irrigation and drainage for food and non-food plant production; water management system planning, design, installation and operation; environment; soil-water-plant relationships; soil and water conservation; soil salinity and reclamation; water quality; environmental impact assessment; hydrology; windblown dust mitigation.

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