With over 400 faculty investigating sustainability, our goal is to excel across the spectrum of fundamental and applied research. And our research advances interdisciplinary and cross-cutting methods, linking research to action both on-and-off campus.
With over 400 faculty investigating sustainability-related topics at UBC, it can be hard to know where to start. We’ve curated a list of researchers with expertise across a wide range of disciplines.
UBC operates multiple centres of excellence and interdisciplinary research groups in order to address complex sustainability issues at different scales, and respond to critical community needs. Explore the research groups hosted at our Centre for Interactive Research on Sustainability, and find out more about the campus as a living lab themes we’re exploring.
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The Centre for Sustainable Food Systems (CSFS), located at UBC Farm, is a unique research centre that aims to understand and fundamentally transform local and global food systems towards a more sustainable, food secure future.
For more information: http://ubcfarm.ubc.ca/
Research-based graduate programs are thesis-based and can include an M.Sc., M.A., or PhD. Follow your interests, and add to the growing body of sustainability-related research.