Irving K. Barber Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Professor
Expertise

Economic growth, Technological change, Productivity, Economic development, Measurement, Economic growth policy, Innovation/technology policy

phone: 2508079264
Associate Professor
Expertise

Lake, wetland ecology, biogeochemistry, water resources, aquatic chemistry

phone: 2508079521
Assistant Professor
Expertise

Medical anthropology, Indigenous healing, cross-cultural psychiatry, visual anthropology

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Associate Professor
Expertise

Visual perception, haptic perception, audition, gustation, olfaction, cognition, evolutionary psychology, ecological approach to perception, public education about blindness, psychological aspects of advocacy, rehabilitation, health, stress management, picture perception, wellness, blindness, guide dog training, drawing development

2508079383
Professor
Expertise

creativity, computational creativity, cultural evolution, computer models of cultural evolution, concepts, agent-based models, physical light as metaphor for psychological constructs

phone: 2508079849
Associate Professor
Expertise

Environmental impact assessment, environmental assessment, energy development, pipelines, climate change adaptation, municipal climate change issues, sustainable development, global warming, greenhouse effect, greenhouse gases

phone: 2508079265
Associate Professor
Expertise

Water resource economics, natural resource economics, value of environmental goods and services, value of ecological goods and services, environmental economics

2508078021
Professor
Expertise

Youth and adult substance use and abuse, cognition and substance use, prevention and intervention, measurement of substance use and program effectiveness

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Professor
Director of Clinical Training
Fields
Expertise

clinical health psychology, lifestyle behavior change, mental health and well-being, obesity, diabetes, integrated primary care,

2508078128
Associate Professor, Cross-appointment on Aging
Expertise

Aging, healthy aging, global aging, community, policy, census data, demographics, family, intergenerational education, older persons and love and romance, policy issues, community activation and risk

2508078705
Associate Professor
Expertise

endangered languages, language revitalization and documentation, constructed languages, language planning, language policy, Indigenous languages, land planning, knowledge mobilization, community-engaged research,

2508079314
Associate Professor, Geography
Expertise

Immigration, immigrants in Canada, housing experiences of immigrants, housing in small and mid sized cities, Kelowna, Okanagan Valley, suburbanization of immigrants, ethnic entrepreneurship, ethnic neighbourhoods, neighourhood change, Canada, Vancouver, Richmond and Surrey, Toronto, Kensington Market

phone: 2508079313
phone: 2507626389
Associate Professor
Expertise

Environmental anthropology, political ecology, water, water governance, agriculture, food security, food sovereignty, Columbia River Treaty, Columbia River Basin, local ecological knowledge, community-based resource management, language documentation, Okanagan Valley, Creston Valley, Columbia Basin Project area, British Columbia, Washington State, Papua New Guinea

2508079318
Professor
BC Center on Substance Use
Expertise

cannabis, psychedelics, psychedelic psychotherapy, harm reduction, psilocybin, MDMA, LSD, addiction, treatment of problematic substance use,

2508079373
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Professor
Expertise

Forensic psychology, psychopathy, deception detection, mental health, criminal behaviour, social media, language, computer-mediated communication research

phone: 2508078731
phone: 2508627982