History

Associate Professor
Fields
Expertise

Roman history, Roman law, Roman courtrooms

phone: 6048224063
Associate Professor, Hispanic Studies; Chair, Latin American Studies Program
Expertise

Latin America, Argentina, Chile, Peru, Venezuela, Central America, Mexico, politics, political theory, cultural studies, literature, culture, film, history, the Left, revolution, revolutionary movements, populism, civil society, affect, habit, multitude, posthegemony, educational technology, blogs, Wikipedia

phone: 6043394213
Professor Emeritus
Expertise

Math in schools, university math courses, symmetries, differential equations, conservation laws, Chiune Sugihara (Japanese rescuer of Jews in WWII)

phone: 6048222714
Associate Professor
Expertise

Transnational social movements, international and comparative education, Japanese civil society, Islam in multicultural societies

phone: 6048225353
Associate Professor
Fields
Expertise

Chinese history, intellectual history, thought and institutions (traditional and modern), Taiwan

phone: 6048225732
Associate Professor
Expertise

Victorian literature, Victorian culture, visual representation, illustration, gender studies, religion, interdisciplinary studies, textual criticism, scholarly editing, Thomas Hardy, Charles Dickens, George Eliot

phone: 6048225408
Faculty Associate
Expertise

Dialogue, public engagement, community engagement, conflict management,diversity, religion, Jewish law, Jewish ethics, gender, sexuality, rhetoric, equity, inclusion, religious authority, history of Judaism, Talmud, Bible, biblical interpretation, translation, cultural studies, ancient and medieval Hebrew literature, critical theory, creativity, innovation, racism

 

 

phone: 7787823745
Associate Professor and Keidanren Chair in Japanese Research
Expertise

Japanese education, cram schools, history education, history textbooks, reconciliation, legal education, Canada-Japan relations, organizational structure, contemporary Mongolia

phone: 6048226237
Associate Professor
Expertise

Canadian history before Confederation, Quebec history, liberalism and nationalism in Canada and Quebec

phone: 6048225642
Associate Professor
Expertise

Education, schools, school, K-12, school board, school boards, school district, school districts, special education, inclusion, inclusive education, school finance, education finance, education funding, education spending, school trustees, history of education, Ministry of Education, teacher, teachers, teacher education, private education, private schools

6048229190
Associate Professor
Expertise

German, Germany, Austria, Scandinavia, Sweden, Finland, literature, film, cinema, theory, cultural studies, gender, sexuality, social justice, teaching, East Germany

phone: 6048225118
Professor
Expertise

History of childhood, history of education, history of children’s medical treatment in Canada, history of women in Canada, history of gender and sexuality

phone: 6048224762
Associate Professor and Dept. Chair
Fields
Expertise

History, Soviet Union, Russia, tourism, cold war, cultural exchange, the Sixties, youth

phone: 6048225073
Associate Professor
Expertise

Phonetics (speech sounds), phonology (sound patterns, sound systems), language change, linguistic relationships (language families), reconstruction of proto-languages, language contact, Scandinavian languages (esp. Icelandic, Faroese, Swedish), Athabaskan (Dene) languages, Saami (Lapp) languages, Russian

phone: 6048224658
Associate Professor; Nathan T. Nemetz Chair in Legal History
Expertise

Property law, legal history, fisheries law, condominium law

phone: 6048221991
Professor
Expertise

Children’s outdoor play environments, playgrounds, natural play environments, risky play, landscape architecture, landscape architecture history, landscape theory

phone: 6048226829
University Archivist
Expertise

UBC history, archival science, records management

phone: 6048273951