People

Associate Professor
Fields
Expertise

Underwater acoustics, physical oceanography, ocean science

phone: 6048221356
phone: 6048223278
Professor
Expertise

Earthquake, geology, education, STEM education, science education, tsunami, earth science

phone: 6048271601
Clinical Assistant Professor
Physical Therapy
Expertise

Pain, chronic pain, pain management, self care, physiotherapy, yoga, therapeutic yoga

phone: 2504865056
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
Professor
Expertise

Cancer, Neurological disorders, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, ALS, Diabetes, COVID-19, SARS-CoV-2, Biochemistry, Signal Transduction, Cell signalling, Protein kinases, Protein phosphatase, Transcription factors, Cell receptors, Proteins, Peptides, Peptide synthesis, SPOT peptide synthesis, Antibodies, Antibody microarrays, Serological tests, Bioinformatics, Ethics, Evolution, Social intelligence, Cellular intelligence, Molecular intelligence, Biotechnology,

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Professor
Fields
Expertise

Bioorganic chemistry, combinatorial chemistry, enzyme mimics, antisense therapies

phone: 6048220567
phone: 6048222471
Professor
Fields
Expertise

Criminal law, criminal justice, opioid crisis, overdose, police use of force, substance use, jails, prisons, corrections, mental health and criminal justice,

phone: 6048221208
Clinical Associate Professor
Chair, Education Working Group, UBC Therapeutics Initiative
Expertise

Reducing polypharmacy, Pain, Critical appraisal of clinical trials, Internal medicine, Politics and parliamentary democracy (previous experience 1989-1996 as Opposition and Government MLA and as Minister of Advanced Education, Training & Technology)

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Professor
Expertise

Motivation and self-regulated learning in young children, social perspectives on teaching and learning, reading and writing, accommodating individual difference in general education classrooms, learning disabilities, special education

phone: 6048226410
phone: 6048228229
Director, Wine Research Center
Professor, University of Adelaide (Australia)
Expertise

Wine, Wine Business, Global wine industry, BC wine industry, Wine Competitiveness, Wine trade, Winery performance, Wine tourism, Wine governance,

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Assistant Professor of Teaching
Expertise

Indigenous science, Indigenous research methodology, hydrology, ethnohydrology, hydrogeology, surface water/groundwater interaction, culturally congruent instruction, ethnography, Indigenous astronomy, Indigenous philosophies,

6048222449
Clinical Instructor
Dermatologist
Dept. of Dermatology and Skin Science
Expertise

Dermatology, skin, genodermatoses, sunscreen, acne, eczema, emollients,

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Professor of Media & Technology
Co-Director, Institute of Critical Education Studies
Expertise

Academic freedom, craft, cultural history, design studies, design and technology, digital literacy, digital media, educational technology and learning technologies, environmental studies, higher education, history of education, history and philosophy of research, history of medicine, history of social sciences, maker movement, media, media studies, learning, open access, research design and methodology, subcultures, science and technology studies (STS), STEM education, technology

phone: 6048225325
Professor
Expertise

Russian, Czech, Slovak literature, Dostoevsky, Tolstoy

phone: 6048226431
Assistant Professor
Fields

Engineering

Expertise

Vibrations, lightweight materials, dynamics, solid mechanics, stress analysis, fracture mechanics

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Assistant Professor
Expertise

Metals and properties, materials selection, manufacturing of metals, solidification, numerical modelling, aluminum alloys, 3D imaging, X-ray tomography

phone: 2508079403
Professor
Expertise

Neural plasticity, learning and memory, brain health, motivation, dementia, mood disorders, schizophrenia

6048224624
Professor
Director
BC Injury Research and Prevention Unit, BC Children’s Hospital, Executive Director, The Community Against Preventable Injuries
Dept. of Pediatrics
Expertise

injury prevention, injury, pediatrics, fire safety, road safety, water safety, drowning, children and youth, public health, social marketing, physical education, sport and recreation

Executive Director Emerita of Continuing Studies
Expertise

Leadership in university lifelong learning, Second language acquisition for adults, Authorship by women filmmakers (Margarethe von Trotta, Marguerite Duras, Maya Deren)

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