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UBC researchers are expert in a number of sustainability-related disciplines.

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Affolder, Natasha
Faculty: Law
Research Interests: Sustainable development law, international environmental law
Ahenakew, Cash
Faculty: Education
Department: Educational Studies
Research Interests: Cultural studies, Higher education, Indigenous studies, Post-colonial studies, Race/ethnicity, Research methodologies, Social justice, Sociology of Education, Teaching and Practice
Aitken, Sally
Faculty: Forestry
Department: Forest and Conservation Sciences
Research Interests: Niche-model approaches for projecting climate change impacts on BC forests and ecosystems
Alam, Shahria
Faculty: Applied Science
Department: Engineering
Research Interests: Sustainable construction material through recycling/reusing of industrial wastes, and smart materials for structural applications and seismic rehabilitation.
Alfantazi, Akram
Faculty: Applied Science
Department: Engineering
Unit: Materials Engineering
Research Interests: Corrosion, Electrometallurgy, Electrochemical Processes in Materials, Fuel Cells
Alila, Younes
Faculty: Forestry
Department: Forest Resources Management
Research Interests: Forest management, hydrology
Allen, Susan
Faculty: Science
Department: Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences
Research Interests: Physical oceanography, fluid mechanics including scaling, analytics, laboratory and numerical modeling.  Coastal oceanography, mesoscale meteorology and biological-physical interactions in the ocean.
Altintas, Yusuf
Faculty: Applied Science
Department: Engineering
Unit: Mechanical Engineering
Research Interests: Computer Control of Machines, metal cutting mechanics, machine tool vibrations, precision machining, virtual machining, mechatronics.
Anderson, Jim
Faculty: Education
Department: Language and Literacy Education
Research Interests: Children and Youth, Cross-Cultural Education, Early Childhood, Language and Literacy Education, Linguistic Minorities Education, Literacy, Sociological Issues, Writing and Reading
Anderson, Siwan
Faculty: Arts
Department: Vancouver School of Economics
Research Interests: Development economics, micro-level institutions, role of gender, rural governments and credit cooperative in India, missing women in developing countries.
Angeles, Leonora
Faculty: Applied Science
Department: Community and Regional Planning
Research Interests: Poverty reduction, gender, social capital and good governance in participatory development projects
Angert, Amy
Faculty: Science
Department: Botany
Research Interests: Ecology and evolutionary biology. Evolutionary ecology of species' geographic distributions. Population and community dynamics and mechanisms of species coexistence.
Antweiler, Werner
Faculty: Sauder School of Business
Department: Strategy and Business Economics Division
Unit: Sustainability and Ethics Group
Research Interests: Environmental economics and management; energy economics; environmental policy
Aquash, Mark
Faculty: Education
Department: Educational Studies
Unit: Education Administration and Leadership
Research Interests: History of education, Indigenous studies, Leadership and organizations, Lifelong learning, Media and democracy, Policy, Social justice, Teaching and Practice
Aquino, Karl
Faculty: Sauder School of Business
Unit: Sustainability and Ethics Group
Research Interests: Forgiveness and Reconciliation; Moral Cognition and Behaviour; Status and Social Dominance; Organizational Justice; Workplace Victimization
Arbel, Efrat
Faculty: Law
Research Interests: Constitutional Law, Migration Law, Aboriginal law, Prison Law and Policy, Tort Law, Border Policy, Critical and Legal Theory
Arcese, Peter
Faculty: Forestry
Department: Forest and Conservation Sciences
Research Interests: Ecology and genetics of vertebrate and plant populations, conservation of biodiversity
Archibald, Jo-Ann
Faculty: Education
Department: Educational Studies
Research Interests: Indigenous studies
Arneil, Barbara
Faculty: Arts
Department: Political Science
Research Interests: Identity politics and the history of political thought, the intersection between liberalism and colonialism, Gender and political theory, social trust and diversity, global citizenship and cosmopolitanism, the role of disability in political theory and domestic colonies.
Astrakianakis, George
Faculty: Medicine
Department: Population and Public Health
Research Interests: Chemical and Biological Hazards Control in Occupational Settings, Occupational Cancer and Exposure Assessment, Occupational Health and Safety in Health Care

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