Dr. Sean Michaletz, BA, MSc, PhD

Dr. Sean Michaletz, BA, MSc, PhD

Assistant Professor

Faculty of Science

Department of Botany, Biodiversity Research Centre

Vancouver Campus


Contact Information

Chosen name and pronouns:

Dr. Sean Michaletz (He/Him/His)


Tel: 604-822-2141


Twitter/ SeanMichaletz

Alternate Contact

Alex Walls

Media Relations Specialist

Tel: 604.822.4636

Cell: 778.984.6173

Email: alex.walls@ubc.ca


Forest fires, climate change, global warming, tree mortality, forest disturbance, plant ecology, plant-environment interactions, tree physiology, photosynthesis, fire management, forest monitoring, carbon cycle, productivity, global change, macro-ecology,

In the Media

Which trees provide the most oxygen over the course of a year, deciduous or evergreen? – CBC Plants found to regulate leaf temperature to boost carbon uptake – Science Daily Size and age of plants impact their productivity more than climate – Science Daily