People

Professor Emeritus
Expertise

ecological economics; sustainable development; sustainability; global change; ecological footprint analysis; ecological planning; urban ecosystems

phone: 6048222937
phone: 6048224422
Professor
Expertise

cities, neighbourhoods, gentrification, ethnicity, immigration, housing

phone: 6048223268
phone: 6048222663
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
Canada Research Chair in Urban and Regional Political Economy
Professor of Geography
Expertise

creative cities, urban policy, labour market and welfare programs, temporary employment, outsourcing

phone: 6048220894
Director, Centre for Southeast Asia Research
Associate Professor, School of Community and Regional Planning
Research Associate, Centre for Human Settlements
Expertise

urbanization and social change in Third World countries, particularly southeast Asia and China

phone: 6048229295
phone: 6048228213
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
Director, Liu Institute for Global Issues
Professor; Faculty Member at Large
Expertise

design and business, leadership, creativity, government-academic, public policy, design thinking, urban design, green cities, sustainable business, new pedagogy

phone: 6048229958
Associate Professor
Principal Investigator, Sustainable Transport Safety Research Laboratory
Chair, Sustainable Development Committee and Canadian Society of Civil Engineers
Expertise

Sustainability, sustainable transportation, transportation planning, sustainable road safety, sustainable communities, transportation demand management, safety audits, macro-level collision prediction models, social cost benefit analyses

phone: 2508078717
mobile: 2508089377
Professor
Expertise

health and environmental impacts of transportation and urban planning (land use) decisions.
transportation, transit, public health, sustainability, sprawl, neighbourhood walkability, physical activity, urban planning

phone: 6042904260
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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
Expertise

Population, Housing, Urban Studies, Crowding, Family, Immigration, Environment, Health

phone: 6048273083
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
Professor; Chair, Urban Design
Expertise

Urban Design, Sustainable Design, Housing, Transportation, Sustainable Communities, Urban Watershed Health

phone: 6048229291
phone: 6047880747
Associate Professor, Geography
Expertise

immigration; immigrants in Canada; housing experiences of immigrants;housing in small and mid sized cities; Kelowna, Okanagan Valley; suburbanization of immigrants; ethnic entrepreneruship; ethnic neighbourhoods;neighourhood change; Canda, Vancouver; Richmond and Surrey; Toronto; Kensington Market

phone: 2508079313
phone: 2507626389
Professor
Expertise

multiculturalism and cities, urban policy, integration of immigrants, cross-cultural planning

phone: 6048220225
Associate Professor
Expertise

Environmental impact assessment, environmental assessment, energy development, pipelines, climate change adaptation, municipal climate change issues.

phone: 2508079265
Professor
Expertise

regional development, community development, fisheries, aquaculture, blood donation, environment, resilient community project, infertility, coastal communities, coastal British Columbia, Newfoundland, common property, community, regional development
policy, community development policy, Atlantic Canada, social capital, community health

phone:
Assistant Professor
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Faculty Research Fellow
Expertise

health economics, government spending, urban economics

phone: 6048224121
Professor Emeritus
Expertise

watershed management; water pollution Water and Food. Urban Stormwater

phone: 6048224401
phone: 6048229249