Conservation

Assistant Professor
Expertise

Animal flight, biomechanics, motor control, vision, hummingbirds, biological diversity

phone: 6048222131
Professor
FRBC Chair in Applied Conservation Biology
Expertise

Conservation biology, population demography, population genetics, restoration ecology, historical ecology, land trusts, conservation policy, ecosystem services, conservation finance, biological diversity, sustainable development, global warming, greenhouse effect, greenhouse gases

phone: 6048221886
Assistant Professor
Canada Research Chair (Tier II, Statistical Ecology)
Expertise

Statistical methods to study marine and polar animals, behaviour, population, polar bears, narwhals, penguins, fish, animal movement

6048228229
Assistant Professor
Canada Research Chair (Tier 2) in Terrestrial Mammal Conservation
Expertise

Biodiversity, conservation, ecological monitoring, ecology, landscape ecology, modelling, population demography, sampling design, vertebrate ecology, wildlife management, human-wildlife conflict, carnivore conservation, predator management, grizzly bear, black bear, caribou, wolf, lynx, coyote, lion, leopard, deer, wildlife corridors, protected areas, Africa, restoration, endangered species, biological diversity, wild animals

work phone: 6048221283
Professor
Canada Research Chair, Biodiversity & Ecosystem Services
Expertise

Ecosystem services, ecosystem-based management, biodiversity conservation, sustainability science, social-ecological systems, environmental assessment, environmental policy, biological diversity, sustainable development, global warming, greenhouse effect, greenhouse gases

phone: 6048220400
Professor
Canada Research Chair (Tier II, Ocean Sustainability and Global Change)
Director, Changing Ocean Research Unit
Director of Science of Nippon Foundation-Nereus Program
Expertise

Global change, climate change, oceans, fisheries, biodiversity, marine and coastal, ecosystems, conservation, adaptation, impact assessment, fisheries management, biological diversity, sustainable development, global warming, greenhouse effect, greenhouse gases

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Adjunct Professor
Applied Biology
Expertise

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
Expertise

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

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Professor of Environmental Humanities
Expertise

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

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Associate Professor
Expertise

Climate change adaptation, environmental risk perception, science-policy interface, politics of knowledge, environmental policy, social-ecological systems, forest management

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Professor
Director, Natural Resources Conservation Program
Forest and Conservation Sciences
Expertise

Salmon migrations, salmon ecology, salmon fisheries, fish conservation, land use impacts (e.g. forestry) on fish and habitat

phone: 6048229377
Professor
Expertise

wildfire, fire, species at risk, extinction, endangered species, biosolids, wildlife, owls, raptors, predators, carnivores, habitat loss, geographic range shifts, impacts of climate change, forests, lynx, bobcat, cougar, snowshoe hare, salvage logging, Species at Risk Act, conservation, restoration ecology

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Professor and Dean
Expertise

Forestry, forest management, forest certification, aboriginal forestry, biodiversity, climate change, communities and livelihoods, conservation, ecosystems, forest management, forest policy, social impact, sustainability, drought, forest fires, wildfires, heat waves, people’s responses to heat waves, impact of heat waves on forests, adaptation of forests to climate change, responses of resorts (such as Whistler) to climate change, biological diversity, sustainable development, global warming, greenhouse effect, greenhouse gases

phone: 6048226761
Assistant Professor
Expertise

measurement, statistics, research methodology, reproducibility, replication, causal inference, causality, conservation, environment, ecology, urban wildlife, wildlife management, human-wildlife conflict, waterbirds, seabirds, seagulls, gulls, cormorants

6048228671
Professor
Expertise

Decision science, biodiversity, climate change, climate models, conservation, ecological monitoring, ecology, land-use change, landscape ecology, landscape planning, modelling, structured decision-making, climate adaptation, endangered species

Sessional Instructor
Associate Director, Sustainability and Community Programs
Expertise

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
Senior Scientist and Manager
Expertise

fisheries, marine biodiversity, information systems, reconstructed catches, historical ecology, fishbase, sealifebase

6048220218
Professor
Expertise

Natural resource management, land use change, biological conservation, ecological modelling, human-environment systems, complex systems, ecological complexity, human wildlife interactions, sustainability, sustainable development

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