Faculty of Arts

Professor Emeritus
Expertise

Archaeology of Mexico and Central America, Origins and spread of agriculture–especially maize (corn) and cacao (chocolate), Archaeology of the First Nations peoples of British Columbia (especially in the Salish Sea and Fraser River regions)

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Associate Professor of Anthropology
Expertise

Russia, gender, labor migration, former Soviet Union, Siberia

6048224635
Assistant Professor
Expertise

linguistics, meaning, under-studied languages, fieldwork, Indigenous languages,

Sessional Lecturer
Expertise

Victorian drama, Oscar Wilde, British culture, British children’s literature (fantasy), British royal family, royals

phone: 6048222344
phone: 6048225122
Assistant Professor
Expertise

Ideologies, identity, minorities, language change, language shift, language variation, language contact, racialization processes, African Portuguese, language attitudes,

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Assistant Professor of Slavic Studies
Expertise

Russia, Eastern Europe, Russian literature, Russian culture, Russian language, Siberia, gothic literature, narrative, genre, digital humanities, media studies,

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Professor
Expertise

Latin literature, Roman culture, epic poetry, satire, drama, emotions, later reception of ancient literature and culture, myth, modern poetry, translation

phone: 6048274240
Professor
Expertise

Modern English grammar, history of the English language, English usage, English dictionaries, pragmatics of English,
discourse markers, language change, computers and language study

phone: 6048224461
Professor
Republic of China Chair, Dept. of History and Institute of Asian Research
Expertise

Chinese history, global history, war crimes

phone: 6048225192
phone: 2509313307
Instructor
Expertise

Gender, sexuality, texts, creative nonfiction, the novel, fiction, memoir, English literature, academic writing

phone: 6048222358
Professor of Philosophy
Expertise

Loneliness, Isolation, Belonging, Social human rights, Freedom of association
Civil disobedience, Conscience, Protest, Punishment,

6048270027
Assistant Professor
Expertise

Japanese poetry, women poets, waka, tanka, haiku, renga, anthologies, patronage

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Professor Emeritus & Sessional Lecturer
Expertise

Post-biblical Christianity to 6th century, religious tolerance, religion and literature, Augustine of Hippo, multidisciplinary approaches to the study of the Humanities

phone: 6048224046
Academic Director
Expertise

Vancouver Downtown Eastside, community education, free community education with Downtown Eastside residents who experience marginalization, poverty, addictions and education, community-university relationships, representation, cultural studies, critical and creative pedagogy, interdisciplinarity, site-specific art, collectives, implicatedness, activism

phone: 6048220028
Professor
Canada Research Chair in Global Politics and International Law
Expertise

Politics, government, defense, military, Arctic, sovereignty, United States, human rights, civil liberties, terrorism, international, United Nations, NATO, Middle East, arms control, nuclear, treaties, diplomacy, environment, climate change, law

phone: 6048223049
Associate Professor of International & Global History
Expertise

International relations, Africa, Middle East, revolution, postcolonialism, terrorism, foreign affairs, global affairs

6048225194
Professor of Political Science
Expertise

Politics, democracy, constitutions, separation of powers, electoral reform, Latin America, Canadian foreign policy, development, training politicians

phone: 6048223129
mobile: 6047860992
Professor Emeritus
Canada Research Chair in US Government and Politics
Expertise

U.S. presidency, U.S. military, U.S.-Canadian relations, prime ministers in UK, Canada, and Australia, public service reform

Assistant Professor of Teaching
Expertise

Second Language Acquisition, Service-Learning, Experiential Education, Language Education,

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Assistant Professor of Hispanic Studies
Expertise

Spain, Catalonia, masculinities, gender, contemporary Spanish literature and culture

6048224023