People

University Killam Professor Emerita
Expertise

Timothy Findley biography; representations of Canada in WWI and II; Malcolm Lowry Archives; Canadian literature and arts; the Canadian North; the visual arts; theatre; literature; Autobiography & Biography; Sharon Pollock; Canadian women’s writing including drama

phone: 6048224076
Professor
Canada Research Chair in Global Politics and International Law
Expertise

politics, government, defense, military, Arctic, sovereignty, United States, human rights, civil liberties, terrorism, international, United Nations, NATO, Middle East, arms control, nuclear, treaties, diplomacy, environment, climate change, law

phone: 6048223049
Professor
Canada Research Chair in Public Opinion, Elections, and Representation
Expertise

elections; public opinion; representation; Canadian elections: US elections

phone: 6048225456
Professor
Expertise

Protest, riots, civil disobedience, media and First Nations, media and racism, immigration, immigrants

phone: 6048226855
Associate Professor
Expertise

forest plants and trees; forest history; forest management; environmental protection and natural resource use

phone: 6048223442
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
Associate Dean of Graduate (Awards and Scholarships)
Expertise

art and architectural (and cultural) history, especially 18th-20th-century North American and British

phone: 6048226563
phone: 6048220954
Professor
Expertise

Canadian politics, environmental politics, environmental policy, climate change, global warming, climate change policy

phone: 6048224922
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Professor of English & Theatre; Department Head
Expertise

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

phone: 6048228607
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 Emeritus
Expertise

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

phone: 6048224896
Professor
Fields
Expertise

Canadian constitutional law, Canadian federalism, Charter of Rights and Freedoms, constitutional theory, judicial review, Canadian legal system

phone: 6048224232
Associate Professor
Expertise

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

phone: 6048225642
Professor
Expertise

Canada, United States, Inequality, Ethnicity, Quebec

phone: 6048222837
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
Expertise

Canadian literature, comparative literature, travel writing, cultural semiotics (for example, the new Canadian embassy in Berlin)

phone: 6048224093
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

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
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