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Professor of English & Theatre; Department Head
Expertise

Canadian theatre, history of theatre, Vancouver film, blues music

phone: 6048228607
Professor
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Canadian politics, environmental politics, environmental policy, climate change, global warming, climate change policy

phone: 6048224922
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Professor
Co-Founder, Bachelor in Media Studies Program
Expertise

Marshall McLuhan; media theory; Canadian cultural production, media studies; Canadian cultural studies; politics and aesthetics

work phone: 6048222147
mobile: 6043280993
Professor Emeritus
Expertise

colonialism and the native land question in BC; patterns of early Canadian settlement

phone: 6048224896
Associate Professor
Expertise

Canadian History before Confederation, Quebec History, Liberalism and Nationalism in Canada and Quebec

phone: 6048225642
Professor
Liu Institute for Global Issues
Expertise

Energy policy (oil sands, transition to clean energy), climate policy, environmental policy, governance (including role of First Nations in decision-making)

phone: 6048223728
Professor
Expertise

Arctic tundra ecosystems, climate change in the Arctic, warming experiments, caribou and muskox populations, reconstruction of Arctic climate, treeline, the International Tundra Experiment (ITEX), ArcticNet, the International Polar Year (IPY)

phone: 6048222985
phone: 6048222663
Professor
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Canadian literature, comparative literature, travel writing, cultural semiotics (for example, the new Canadian embassy in Berlin)

phone: 6048224093
Professor
Expertise

Canada, United States, Inequality, Ethnicity, Quebec

phone: 6048222837
Professor
Expertise

Modern art; modernism; Canadian art and photography; American art and photography; nuclear art and photography; nuclear threat; Dr. Strangelove; nuclear postcards; art controversies; museums and collectors; Group of Seven; David Milne; James Wilson Morrice; Emily Carr; Henri Matisse; Barnett Newman; Roy Kiyooka; Greg Curnoe; Robert Del Tredici; Ishiuchi Miyako; Mark Ruwedel.

 

phone: 6042281254
phone: 6048222757
University Killam Professor Emeritus
Expertise

Canadian literature and culture; BC writers; postcolonial literature; Australia & New Zealand literature; short fiction; poetry

phone: 6048225122
Associate Professor
Expertise

climate change, climate change policy, ocean conservation, marine science, coral reefs, water pollution, nutrient pollution, climate change adaptation, Pacific Islands

phone: 6048226959
Professor
Expertise

social and emotional learning, moral disengagement, social development, children’s peer relations (social skills training, bullying, aggression, victimization, self-esteem/self-concept); assessment of children’s learning/reading problems

phone: 6048226022
Professor
Expertise

contemporary Canadian art; sculpture; 20th-century art (European, North American); contemporary Canadian art; British Columbia art

phone: 6048226657
phone: 6048222757
Research Scientist
Expertise

insect ecology, biological control, pest control, climate warming, invasive species, insect diseases, introduced plants, population ecology, tent caterpillars,insect outbreaks, greenhouse crops, urban entomology, bedbugs, entomology, chemical control, IPM, cabbage moth, diamondback moth, canola, European chafer, insects, Genetically modified crops, GM crops

Professor Emeritus
Expertise

Quebec literature

phone: 6048224023
phone: 6048222879
Professor and Head, Dept. of Wood Science
Expertise

forest products marketing and management; value-added wood products; forest dependent communities; forests and poverty alleviation

phone: 6048222402
Professor
Expertise

Community, neighbourhoods, cities, social networks, social connections, social relationships, social ties, social life, health inequalities, population health, socioeconomic determinants of health, health, lifestyles, population, social research, social capital, social cohesion, demographics, public health, Vancouver.

phone: 6048223845