People

Instructor
Expertise

Middle East, Turkey, Arab world, Ottoman Empire, terrorism, conflict, violence, history, memory, commemoration, memorialization

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Professor
Human Development, Learning, and Culture
Expertise

Cultural-historical psychology, child/parent relationships, student/ teacher relationships, play and performance based learning, bridging school and out of school contexts for learning

phone: 6048229099
Professor
Associate Head for Research and Faculty Affairs
Expertise

Computer animation, computer graphics, robotics

phone: 6048228737
Associate Professor
Associate Director, UBC CARIS Lab
Patrick Campbell Chair in Mechanical Engineering Design
Expertise

Human-robot interface, rehabilitation robotics, roboethics, machine design, design methodology, assistive technology design

phone: 6048274479
fax: 6048222403
Professor
Expertise

Traumatic brain injury; intimate partner violence; sports-related concussion; sensorimotor control; neurocognitive function; cerebrovascular physiology,

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Associate Professor
Expertise

Call centre management practices, employer-employee relations

phone: 6048228441
Professor Emeritus
Expertise

Environmental toxicology, aircraft air quality, radon, indoor air quality, occupational health

phone: 6048225688
phone: 6044629476
Assistant Professor
Fields
Expertise

String theory, quantum field theory, quantum gravity, elementary particle theory, high energy theory

 

phone: 6048222136
Associate Professor
Fields
Expertise

Astrophysics, cosmology, dark matter, dark energy, universe, gravitational lensing, galaxy, galaxies, structure formation, solar system, space science

phone: 6048225515
Professor
Fields
Expertise

Violence against women, Indigenous people’s health, women’s health, equity and social justice, stigma, racism and discrimination

work phone: 6048273121
Professor, Director (Cognitive Systems Program)
Expertise

Cognitive systems, linguistics, auditory-visual speech processing, physical and computational modeling of speech motor control, talking heads animation, language and gesture, communicating systems

phone: 6048226288
phone: 6048275468
Associate Professor
Expertise

Effects of metals in the environment, pollution caused by mining, social effects of mining on communities, mercury pollution on fish

phone: 6048224332
phone: 6048224502
Professor
Director, Earthquake Engineering Research Facility (EERF)
Expertise

Structural engineering, earthquake engineering, vibrations of structures, buildings, bridges, dams, structural health monitoring, seismic risk

phone: 6048226946
phone: 6048222637
Professor
Expertise

agricultural commodity prices, food prices, agricultural markets, agricultural production risk, agriculture and the environment, agri-environmental contracts

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Associate Professor of Teaching
Expertise

Therapeutics, pharmacology, case-based learning, small and large class teaching,

6048227228
Professor
Expertise

Social and cultural history of the body, gender, race, aging and disability, gender relations, health, sport and exercise, social history of women and health, social/cultural aspects of sport and physical activity, health education, promotion and policy

phone: 6048226235
Vinod Sood Professor of International Business Studies
Professor, Strategy and Business Economics Division
Professor, Operations and Logistics Division
Director, Forest Economics and Policy Analysis Research Unit
Expertise

Entrepreneurship, innovation, international business, foreign direct investment, forest economics, forest policy, international trade policy, softwood lumber agreement, forest tenure policies, cross-cultural management

phone: 6048229406
phone: 6048223886
Associate Professor
Fields

Classical Studies, History, Literature, Religion

Expertise

Classical/Christian literary culture in late antiquity, European Renaissance, church fathers (i.e. Augustine, Jerome), Erasmus, bible and book history

phone: 6048228670
phone: 6048224095
Assistant Professor
Expertise

Accounting and risk management in financial institutions, disclosure, corporate governance and performance measurement, corporate finance, applications of machine learning

6048224490