Find a Researcher

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

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Charles, Grant
Faculty: Arts
Department: Social Work
Research Interests: Buidling capacity and fostering system change in health and education
Cheek, Timothy
Faculty: Arts
Department: History
Research Interests: Modern China, particularly China’s intellectuals and Chinese Communist Party history. Current projects include contemporary Chinese intellectuals and Chinese thought, writings of Mao Zedong (Yan’an period), and Chinese historiography.
Chen, Frances
Faculty: Arts
Department: Psychology
Research Interests: Social behaviour, relationships, social support, stress, coping, conflict and negotiation, social neuroscience, neurobiology, neuroendocrinology.
Cheng, Kim
Faculty: Land and Food Systems
Research Interests: Avian genetics, conservation of genetic resources, avian wildlife toxicology, behavioural ecology
Cheung, William
Faculty: Science
Department: Fisheries Centre
Research Interests: Assessing impacts of fishing and climate change on marine ecosystems and their goods and services, and studying ways to reconcile trade-offs in their management. The impacts of climate change on marine biodiversity and fisheries, globally and in various regional seas.
Chieng, Sie-Tan
Faculty: Applied Science
Department: Engineering
Unit: Civil Engineering
Research Interests: Soil and water management, irrigation and drainage, environmental impact assessment
Christen, Andreas
Faculty: Arts
Department: Geography
Research Interests: Land atmosphere interactions, urban climatology, urban carbon cycle, GHG monitoring, GHG emission measurement and modelling
Christensen, Villy
Faculty: Science
Department: Fisheries Centre
Research Interests: Linking fisheries research to oceanography and climate change research
Christie, Gordon
Faculty: Law
Research Interests: Aboriginal law, Indigenous legal orders, Indigenous legal theory, Legal Theory, and trans-cultural tort law
Chung, Miu
Faculty: Arts
Department: Social Work
Research Interests: Marginalized groups, settlement and integration of immigrants and refugees, labour market experience of new generation youth from racial minority immigrant families, community building roles and functions of neighbourhood-level place-based multiservice organizations.
Church, Michael
Faculty: Arts
Department: Geography
Research Interests: Rivers, river erosion and sedimentation, sediment transport in rivers, floods
Clarke, Garry
Faculty: Science
Department: Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences
Research Interests: Physics of glaciers and ice sheets. Nature of ice flow instabilities that cause certain modern glaciers to exhibit extreme oscillations in flow rate and, during the last Ice Age, appear to have triggered rapid changes in global climate.
Cohen, David
Faculty: Forestry
Department: Wood Science
Research Interests: Global value chain and markets for wood products, holist housing (Japan)
Cole, Peter
Faculty: Education
Department: Curriculum and Pedagogy
Research Interests: Indigenous Education Research; Aboriginalizing/indigenizing research methodology; Orality; Narrativity; Environmental thought; Indigenous self-determination and self-governance; Traditional Aboriginal and Indigenous technologies
Coleman, Katharina
Faculty: Arts
Department: Political Science
Research Interests: International organizations, peace, sub Saharan Africa
Condon, Patrick
Faculty: Applied Science
Department: Architecture and Landscape Architecture
Research Interests: Sustainable Communities; Urbanism; Visualization and Community Engagement
Coops, Nicholas
Faculty: Forestry
Department: Forest Resources Management
Research Interests: Remote sensing, forest inventory, climate change impacts, ecosystem and carbon accumulation modeling
Copeland, Brian
Faculty: Arts
Department: Vancouver School of Economics
Research Interests: Environmental economics, international trade and the environment, renewable resources, pollution regulation, climate change
Copeman, Robert
Faculty: Land and Food Systems
Research Interests: Epidemiology and management of plant diseases, alternatives to pesticide controls and crop management
Coulthard, Glen
Faculty: Arts
Department: Political Science
Research Interests: Indigenous thought and politics, radical social and political thought

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