Find a Researcher

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

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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.
Close, David
Faculty: Science
Department: Fisheries Centre
Research Interests: Traditional ecological knowledge and science for ecosystem and aquatic resource management
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
Cole, Ray
Faculty: Applied Science
Department: Architecture and Landscape Architecture
Research Interests: Sustainable building, green design
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
Cowan, Shannon
Faculty: Land and Food Systems
Research Interests: Botanical medicines, agroecology, community-based research, group process and facilitation
Cronk, Quentin
Faculty: Science
Department: Botany
Research Interests: Plant evolution and molecular genetics of development, invasive plants, biodiversity
Crutsinger, Gregory
Faculty: Science
Department: Zoology
Research Interests: Plant-insect ecology; effects of plant diversity on community composition; ecosystem functioning; invasion resistance
Currie, Dawn
Faculty: Arts
Department: Sociology
Research Interests: Girls’ school-based peer cultures, adolescent femininity, critical literacy for youth
Currie, Leanne
Faculty: Applied Science
Department: Nursing
Research Interests: Health informatics, clinical decision support systems, clinical decision making, human computer interface and visual analytics.
Dahinten, Susan
Faculty: Applied Science
Department: Nursing
Research Interests: Social determinants and processes of child development. Public health efforts at identification, intervention and the prevention of developmental problems.
Dahmen, Joe
Faculty: Applied Science
Department: Architecture and Landscape Architecture
Research Interests: Energy and architecture, passive design, sustainable architectural materials,  environmental control systems. 
Daniels, Lori
Faculty: Forestry
Department: Forest and Conservation Sciences
Research Interests: Forest management, natural climatic, and human impacts of forest dynamics, environmental protections, natural resource use
Dauvergne, Catherine
Faculty: Law
Research Interests: Immigration and refugee law in Canada and around the world.

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