Vancouver Campus

Jen Baron

Jen Baron

PhD Candidate

Wildfire ecology and management, forest fire behaviour and risk, ecosystem resilience, restoration and conservation, climate change, landscape ecology, remote sensing,

Dr. Alex Moore, PhD

Dr. Alex Moore, PhD

Assistant Professor

Coastal wetland ecology, conservation and estoration, community ecology, predator-prey interactions, trophic cascades, ecosystem functions and services, cultural services and values, cultural ecosystem services,

Dr. Genyffer Troina

Dr. Genyffer Troina

Postdoctoral fellow

top predators, cetaceans, food webs, stable isotopes, feeding ecology,

Sebastian Gomez-Cardona

Sebastian Gomez-Cardona

PhD candidate

economics, household finance, financial literacy, Latin American economies, infrastructure sector,

Ms. Bahar Iranpour

Ms. Bahar Iranpour

PhD Candidate

Clean and sustainable energy, batteries, energy storage, energy conversion, wearable and stretchable batteries,

Dr. Ignacio Barbeito

Dr. Ignacio Barbeito

Assistant Professor of Silviculture

silviculture, forest regeneration, forest structure, mixed species forests, vulnerability to climate change,

Prof. Bonnie Effros, PhD, FRHistS

Prof. Bonnie Effros, PhD, FRHistS

Professor and Department Head

early medieval archaeology, early medieval history, early medieval gender, history of archaeology, medievalism, colonial and imperial archaeology and museum, collecting and museums, nationalism and material culture,

Prof. Tamara Mitchell

Prof. Tamara Mitchell

Assistant Professor of Spanish

contemporary Mexican literature and culture, contemporary Central American literature and culture, aesthetics of neoliberalism, aesthetics of globalization, political philosophy, critical theory, border and diaspora studies, humanistic sound studies, Latina/o/x Studies, Latinocanadá literature,

Dr. Alison McAfee, PhD, BSc

Dr. Alison McAfee, PhD, BSc

Postdoctoral Fellow

Honey bees, honey bees fertility, heatwaves, honey bee queens, honey bee drones, varroa, genetics, breeding,

Dr. Logan Smilges, Dual-title Ph.D. in Rhetoric and Women’s Studies

Dr. Logan Smilges, Dual-title Ph.D. in Rhetoric and Women’s Studies

Assistant Professor

Disability, gender, sexuality, trans, nonbinary, social media, history,

Michael Skinnider

Michael Skinnider

MD/PhD student

artificial intelligence, machine learning, computational biology, chemistry, metabolomics, proteomics, transcriptomics, single-cell genomics, spatial genomics,

Dr. Feng Jiang, PhD

Dr. Feng Jiang, PhD

Assistant Professor

Canada Research Chair (Tier II) in Sustainable Functional Biomaterials

Cellulose, nanocellulose, biopolymer, biodegradable film, foam, hydrogel, 3D printing, additive manufacturing, composite, Converting naturally abundant biomass into functional biomaterials, including plastic replacements,

Dr. Haibo Feng

Dr. Haibo Feng

Assistant Professor

Building performance, zero carbon, zero energy building, LCA, BIM, sustainable construction, mass timber

Oludolapo Makinde

Oludolapo Makinde

Doctoral candidate & Li Tze Fong Scholar

Corporate governance, board diversity, anti-corruption law, business and human rights, anti-Black racism,

Dr. Minghao Li

Associate Professor

timber engineering, mass timber, structural design, cross laminated timber, seismic resilience,

Mrs. Melanie McPhail, JD, LLM

Mrs. Melanie McPhail, JD, LLM

Doctoral Student

drug regulation, innovative therapeutic products, regulatory theory, health policy, health ethics,

Adrian Ziemczonek

Adrian Ziemczonek

Clinical Pharmacist and Lecturer, UBC Pharmacists Clinic

Complex medication management, collaborative team-based primary care,

Dr. Keunhyun Park

Dr. Keunhyun Park

Assistant Professor

Urban forestry, landscape architecture, urban design, urban planning, environmental justice, green equity, urban nature, park design and planning, public spaces, behavioural research, spatial econometrics,

Dr. Emily Jessica Rugel, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Dr. Emily Jessica Rugel, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Environmental epidemiology, urban design and health, greenspace and health, nature-based solutions, social isolation, lifecourse perspective, healthy ageing

Dr. Ben Britton, PhD

Associate Professor

nuclear power, materials engineering, equity in STEM, manufacturing engineering, electricity generation,