Animal Welfare

Adjunct Professor
Applied Biology

Animal welfare, conservation, Wild animals, animal welfare, animal science, biology of urban wildlife, oil spill, trophy hunting, wildlife management, exotic animals, zoos, aquariums, captive wildlife, animal cruelty, human dimensions, values, public engagement, humane pest control, wildlife contraception, animals in research, teaching and testing

phone: 6046476403
Canada Research Chair in Wildlife Restoration Ecology
Assistant Professor TT
Dept. of Biology

Wildlife ecology, large mammals, conservation, deer, elk, bears, wolves, antelope, leopards, predators, human-wildlife conflict, ecology, biodiversity, road ecology, wildlife-vehicle collisions, road kill, wildlife corridors, wildlife management, science communication, citizen science, restoration, national parks, forestry, ranching, biological diversity, wild animals

Professor, Animal Welfare Program

Welfare of animals on farms, animal ethics, animal behaviour

phone: 6048222040
Professor of Environmental Humanities

Culture and climate change, animals in society, environmental literature, environmental communication, climate scepticism, ecocriticism

Assistant Professor

pharmacology, biomedical engineering, drug delivery, next generation therapies, nanomedicine, tissue engineering, skin


Folklore, ritual, magic, festival, celebration, witchcraft, modern Paganism, Wicca, the supernatural

Sessional Instructor
Associate Director, Sustainability and Community Programs

Sustainable agriculture, organic agriculture, urban agriculture, community-based research, biodiversity, integrated pest management, best management practices, climate change, mitigation, adaptation, resilience, food policy, non-profit organizations, social enterprise, biological diversity, sustainable development, crop farming, global warming, greenhouse effect, greenhouse gases

phone: 6046905375
Adjunct Professor
Institute for the Oceans and Fisheries

Veterinary pathology, marine mammals and their use as sentinels of environmental health

Adjunct Professor
School of Law

Animal law, animal law litigation, animal law in court, animal law cases, barking dogs, pets in transportation, animals on buses, pets on airplanes, pets in cars, animals in federal law, dogs in restaurants, service animals, animals in the workplace, pet liability, marital dissolution and pet custody, pets as property, animals in legislation, horse racing, dogs in the city of Vancouver, animal laws in Canada, animal laws internationally, SPCA cases, animal protection, animal human bond, intrinsic worth of animals, animals in court cases, guide dogs, lab animals, animals in science, history of animal law, future of animal law, animal law behaviour, animals for food, animals in experiments, animal dentistry, animal ethics, animal law trends, Paws of Empathy, humane education, dangerous dogs, vicious and aggressive dogs, pet insurance, pit bulls, breed specific legislation, animal bylaws, off leash dogs, pets in stratas, animal cruelty, personhood for animals, horses, elephants, cows, deer, raccoons, squirrels, otters, zoos, whales and dolphins, bears, chickens, wildlife, dog bite, animal rights, specieism, horse drawn carriages, The Community Charter, veterinary malpractice, cats, cat declawing, cosmetic testing on animals, therapy dogs, farming, environment, urban wildlife, pets as property


Professor, Institute for the Oceans and Fisheries
Director, Marine Mammal Research Unit
Professor, Dept. of Zoology

Marine mammals, seals, sea lions, whales, dolphins, fisheries competition, population biology, ecology, marine life

phone: 6048228182
Professor, Animal Welfare
Associate Dean, Graduate Studies
NSERC Industrial Research Chair

Animal welfare, dairy cattle welfare, ethics of animal use, farm animals, animal welfare standards, animal behaviour, agriculture animals, dairy farming

phone: 6048224898
Professor Emeritus, Classics and Classical Archaeology

Fifty years of experience in maritime archaeology in Mediterranean and Arctic; classical archaeology in Greece and Turkey. Maritime history of Canada. Maritime museums (on board of Vancouver Maritime Museum for 30 years). Vampire archaeology (National Geographic tv special). Atlantis (once regular on CBC radio and tv on Atlantis stories).