Sustainability

Dr. Greg Garrard, PhD

Dr. Greg Garrard, PhD

Professor of Environmental Humanities

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

Navin Ramankutty

Navin Ramankutty

Professor

sustainable agriculture, food systems, climate change, global environmental change, global data, global models,

Naomi Zimmerman, PhD

Naomi Zimmerman, PhD

Assistant Professor

Air pollution, climate change, vehicle emissions, urban sustainability, low cost sensors, environmental policy, aerosols, sustainable development, global warming, greenhouse effect, greenhouse gases, air quality

Brian Hunt, PhD

Brian Hunt, PhD

Assistant Professor

UBC Hakai Professor in Oceanography

Plankton, oceanography, ecosystems, salmon, ocean ecology of salmon, food webs, British Columbia, forage fish, ocean observing, changing oceans, ocean science

Anil Shrestha

Lecturer/Research Coordinator

Conservation, development, climate change, Himalayas

Dr. Shannon Hagerman

Dr. Shannon Hagerman

Associate Professor

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

Michael Hooper

Michael Hooper

Associate Professor

Urban planning, displacement, disasters, densification, participatory planning, post-disaster reconstruction, comparative politics, urban politics, public policy,

Cristiano Loss

Cristiano Loss

Assistant Professor in Timber Engineering

Associate Chair of UBC Wood Building Design and Construction

Timber Engineering, Timber Design, Mass Timber Assemblies, Engineered Wood Products, Sustainability, Reliability-Based Design, Seismic Design, Dynamic of Structures, Design by Testing, Design for Deconstruction,

Lorien Nesbitt, PhD

Lorien Nesbitt, PhD

Assistant Professor

urban forestry and socio-ecological interactions in urban environments, with an emphasis on environmental justice, human health, well-being and climate change

Dr. Andrea Reid, PhD

Dr. Andrea Reid, PhD

Assistant Professor

Indigenous Fisheries, Indigenous Science, Aquatic Conservation, Freshwater Ecology, Freshwater Conservation, Land-based Learning,

Kees Lokman, MDesS, MSc

Kees Lokman, MDesS, MSc

Associate Professor

coastal adaptation, planning and design of infrastructure to address climate risk and sustainability

Grace Nosek, BA, LLM, JD

Grace Nosek, BA, LLM, JD

PhD Candidate in Law

climate justice, climate misinformation, API, fossil fuel industry, climate anxiety, industry lobbying, climate protests, climate litigation, youth climate organizing, hope on climate, climate and mental health, youth climate strikers, climate narratives,

Prof. Robert Godin

Prof. Robert Godin

Assistant Professor

Chemistry, spectroscopy, photocatalysis, solar energy, solar fuels, sustainability, semiconductors, water purification,

Dr. Salman Soleimani-Dashtaki, PhD

Dr. Salman Soleimani-Dashtaki, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow & Sessional Lecturer

Seismic retrofit strategies for low-rise unreinforced masonry, Ecofriendly Ductile Cementitious Composite (Earthquake-Resistant Concrete or EDCC), structural engineering, earthquake engineering, Structural Health Monitoring (SHM), vibrations of structures, structural rehabilitation, building condition assessment, civil infrastructure repair & strengthening, innovative construction materials, advanced concrete technology, Non-Destructive Testing (NDT), high performance materials,

Dr. Sahil Bhandari, PhD

Dr. Sahil Bhandari, PhD

Postdoctoral Research and Teaching Fellow

Environment, Environmental engineering, Environmental politics, Pollution, Sustainability, Sustainability in Building and Transportation,