Faculty and staff

Mechanical engineer Zuomin Dong working in a BC Ferries engine room
Mechanical engineer Zuomin Dong is working with UVic's Institute for Integrated Energy Systems to research hybrid electric technologies that enable cleaner, lower-cost fuel alternatives for ships and large vehicles.

Our faculty is a dynamic and multi-faceted community of people. We have approximately:

  • 90 regular faculty
  • 30 adjunct, emeritus and sessional faculty
  • 50 support employees
  • 500 graduate students and post-doctoral fellows
  • 2,400 undergraduate students

We thrive in a culture based on excellent teaching and world-class scholarship, innovation and professional practice. We are committed to serving a diverse group of students from Canada and beyond.

Directories

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Group/Position Name Telephone Office E-mail

Office of the Dean

FAX 250-721-8676
Acting Dean and Professor Peter Wild 250-721-8612 EOW 248 engrdean@uvic.ca
Associate Dean Research Hausi Muller 250-472-4208 EOW 245 hausi@cs.uvic.ca
Assistant to the Dean Sandra Makosinski 250-721-8612 EOW 248 248 engrasst@uvic.ca
Administrative Officer-Operations/Finance Mary-Anne Teo 250-721-8615 EOW 243 mteo@uvic.ca
Secretary (Dean's Office) Jennifer Holmes 250-721-8677 EOW 248 engrdo@uvic.ca

Support

Senior Programmer Analyst Gary Duncan 250-721-8673 ELW A340 gduncan@uvic.ca
Senior Programmer Analyst Matthew Cormie 250-472-4204 ELW A336 mcormie@uvic.ca
Programmer Analyst Erik Laxdal 250-721-8734 ELW A338 elaxdal@uvic.ca
Programmer Analyst Lynn Palmer 250-472-4200 ELW A202 lpalmer@uvic.ca

Engineering Undergraduate Office

FAX 250-472-5323
Associate Dean Undergraduate Programs LillAnne Jackson 250-721-8941 EOW 209 engradu@uvic.ca
Engineering Undergraduate Administrative Officer Charlene Hewitt 250-472-5287 EOW 217 engradmn@uvic.ca
Assistant to the Associate Dean Mimi Lin 250-472-5322 EOW 206 enguoast@uvic.ca
Administrative Assistant Tracy Kirkendale 250-721-6023 EOW 206 engr@uvic.ca
Admissions/Advising Assistant Valerie Cross 250-721-8678 EOW 206 enguo@uvic.ca
Admissions/Advising Officer LeAnne Golinsky 250-721-6018 EOW 211 engradav@uvic.ca
Academic Advisor Belinda de Jong 250-472-5215 EOW 207 engradv1@uvic.ca
Academic Advisor Alejandra Montenegro 250-472-5216 EOW 219 engradv2@uvic.ca
Accreditation Analyst Margaret Gwyn 250-472-4051 EOW 206 mgwyn@uvic.ca

Inter-Departmental Program Directors

Software Engineering Program Director Margaret-Anne Storey 250-472-5713 ECS 562 mstorey@uvic.ca
Biomedical Engineering Program Director (Acting) Xiaodai Dong 250-721-6029 EOW 439 xdong@ece.uvic.ca

Development

Senior Development Officer Anne-Lise Loomer 250-853-3245 EOW 253 loomera@uvic.ca
Development Co-ordinator (ENGR/Science) Andrew MacLean 250-472-4210 ECS 624 andrewdm@uvic.ca
External Relations Officer (ENGR/Science) Julia Keenan 250-472-5717 ECS 631 jkeenan@uvic.ca
Campaign Director Katherine Blake 250-472-5871 EOW 203 director.engrcampaign@uvic.ca

Science Venture

Director Melisa Yestrau 250-721-8661 ELW A118 sventure@engr.uvic.ca
Manager of Programs David Jackson 250-721-8158 MAC D017A davidjjackson@uvic.ca

People — Faculty, Staff, Sessional Instructors

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Group/Position Name Telephone Office E-mail
Laboratory Supervisor Armando Tura 250-721-8687 ECS 311 atura@uvic.ca
Director, Graduate Program Caetano Dorea 250-472-5844 ECS 304A caetanodorea@uvic.ca
Graduate Secretary Tammy Thibault 250-472-4640 ECS 304 civegrad@uvic.ca
Director, Undergraduate Program Rishi Gupta 250-721-7033 ECS 314 guptar@uvic.ca
Administrative Officer Tracey Woodhouse 250-472-5840 ECS 309 civeadmin@uvic.ca
Program Secretary Christine Doszecki 250-472-5842 ECS 304 civesec@uvic.ca
Chair Christopher Kennedy 250-472-4463 ECS 304B cakenned@uvic.ca

Faculty, Emereti & affiliated faculty, Staff

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Group/Position Name Telephone Office E-mail
Acting Reception/General Office Kath Milinazzo 250-472-5700 ECS 504 cscrecep@uvic.ca
Financial Secretary Nancy M. Chan 250-472-5701 ECS 504 csfinsec@uvic.ca
FAX 250-472-5708
Chair Ulrike Stege 250-472-5704 ECS 504a chair@csc.uvic.ca
Department Secretary and Assistant to the Chair Nicola Lee 250-472-5704 ECS 504 cscdept@uvic.ca
Undergraduate Studies Program Coordinator Rich Little 250-472-5752 ECS 516 uspc@csc.uvic.ca
Experiential Learning Coordinator Bill Bird 250-472-5833 ECS 324 cscelc@uvic.ca
Director, (Student) Outreach, Recruitment and Retention Yvonne Coady 250-472-5715 ECS 610 csdorr@csc.uvic.ca
Director, Opportunities for Funding Research George Tzanetakis 250-472-5711 ECS 606 csdofr@cs.uvic.ca
Undergraduate Advising Officer Susan Butler (on leave) 250-472-5757 ECS 512 cscadvisor@uvic.ca
Acting Undergraduate Advising Officer Irene Statham 250-472-5757 ECS 512 cscadvisor@uvic.ca
Administrative Officer Erin Robinson 250-472-5854 ECS 514 cscao@uvic.ca
Graduate Advisor Kui Wu 250-472-5766 ECS 556 gradadv@cs.uvic.ca
Graduate Secretary Wendy Beggs 250-472-5703 ECS 504 cscgsec@uvic.ca
Senior Lab Instructor Victoria Li 250-472-5834 ECS 320 vli@csc.uvic.ca
Assistance Centre ECS 251
Senior Systems Administrator Robert Taylor 250-472-5892 ECS 456 rgtaylor@cs.uvic.ca
Senior Programmer Analyst Paul Stead 250-472-5889 ECS 452 pstead@csc.uvic.ca
Programmer Analyst Kathryn Wilson 250-472-5896 ECS 460 kwilson@uvic.ca
Programmer Consultant Tomas Bednar 250-472-5898 ECS 462 tbednar@cs.uvic.ca
Electronics Technician Glen McCloskey ECS 449 gmcclosk@uvic.ca

Faculty, Staff

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Group/Position Name Telephone Office E-mail
Receptionist & General Office Assistant Janice Closson 250-721-6036 EOW 448 ecesec@uvic.ca
FAX 250-721-6052
Chair Michael McGuire 250-721-8684 EOW 451 ecechair@uvic.ca
Assistant to the Chair & Office Supervisor Amy Issel 250-721-8614 EOW 448 eceasst@uvic.ca
Administrative Officer Dan Mai 250-721-8674 EOW 453 eceao@uvic.ca
EE Program Director & Undergraduate Advisor Chris Papadopoulos 250-721-8619 EOW 429 ecediree@uvic.ca
CE Program Director & Undergraduate Advisor Mihai Sima 250-721-8680 EOW 313 msima@ece.uvic.ca
Undergraduate Academic Advisor Alejandra Montenegro 250-472-5216 EOW 219 engradv2@uvic.ca
MTIS Program Director Kin Li ecemtis@uvic.ca
Graduate Advisor Reuven Gordon 250-472-5179 EOW 411 ecegradv@uvic.ca
Graduate Secretary; MTIS MENG Shiho Itagaki 250-721-8781 EOW 448 ecegsec2@uvic.ca
Graduate Secretary; MASC PHD NOND Ashleigh Burns 250-721-8675 EOW 448 ecegsec@uvic.ca

Faculty, Staff

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Group/Position Name Telephone Office E-mail
General Inquiries 250-721-8895 EOW 548 meng.sec@uvic.ca
FAX 250-721-6051
Acting Chair Nikolai Dechev 250-721-8933 EOW 517 meng.chair@uvic.ca
Assistant to the Chair Kavita Sharma 250-721-8900 EOW 548 meng.asst@uvic.ca
Director, Graduate Program Curran Crawford 250-721-7960 EOW 537 curranc@uvic.ca
Graduate Secretary Devon McDonald 250-721-8921 EOW 548 meng.grad@uvic.ca
Director, Undergraduate Program Daniela Constantinescu 250-721-6040 EOW 541 danielac@uvic.ca
Receptionist/Undergraduate Secretary Christine Rattray 250-721-8895 EOW 548 meng.sec@uvic.ca

2018

  • Dr. Alexandra Branzan Albu — Graduate Advisor, Electrical and Computer Engineering — July 1, 2018 (2 years)
  • Dr. Amirali Baniasadi — Program Director, Electrical Engineering — July 1, 2018
  • Dr. Stephen Neville — Acting Program Director, Software Engineering — July 1, 2018 (6 months)
  • Dr. Peter Wild — Acting Dean, Engineering — July 1, 2018 (6 months)
  • Dr. Nikolai Dechev — Acting Chair, Mechanical Engineering — July 1, 2018 (6 months)
  • Dr. Stephanie Willerth — Acting Program Director, Biomedical Engineering — July 1, 2018 (6 months)
  • Dr. Margaret-Anne Storey — Co-Director, Matrix Institute — July, 2018
  • Anne-Lise Loomer — Senior Development Officer, Engineering — June 4, 2018
  • Geoff Burton — Technologist, Civil Engineering — April, 2018
  • Tammy Thibault — Graduate Secretary, Civil Engineering — March, 2018
  • David Jackson — Manager of Programs, Science Venture — Feb. 5, 2018
  • Nicola Lee — Assistant to the Chair, Computer Science — Jan. 24, 2018
  • Christine Rattray — Undergraduate Secretary, Mechanical Engineering — Jan. 15, 2018
  • Shiho Itagaki — Graduate Secretary, Electrical and Computer Engineering — Jan. 2, 2018
  • Dr. Heather Buckley — Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering — Jan. 1, 2018

2017

  • Dr. Kwang Moo Yi — Assistant Professor, Computer Science — Dec. 1, 2017
  • Vahid Ahsani — Scientific Assistant, Mechanical Engineering — Nov. 27, 2017
  • Dr. Thomas Froese — Professor, Civil Engineering — Nov. 1, 2017
  • Dr. Josh W Giles — Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering — Nov. 1, 2017
  • Kavita Sharma — Assistant to the Chair, Mechanical Engineering — Nov. 1, 2017
  • Katherine Blake — Campaign Director, Engineering — Oct. 2017
  • Julia Keenan — External Relations Officer, Engineering/Science — Sep. 2017
  • Andrew Maclean — Acting Development Coordinator, Engineering/Science/IMP — Sep. 15, 2017 (10 months)
  • Tony Antoniou — Manager of Laboratories, Mechanical Engineering — Aug. 7, 2017
  • Dr. Neil Ernst — Assistant Professor, Computer Science — Aug. 1, 2017
  • Dr. Nishant Mehta — Assistant Professor, Computer Science — July 15, 2017
  • Dr. Andrew Rowe — Executive Director, IESVic — July 1, 2017 (5-year term)
  • Dr. Cateano Dorea — Associate Professor, Civil Engineering — Jan. 1, 2017
  • Dr. Ralph Evins — Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering — Jan. 1, 2017
  • Dr. Lina Zhou — Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering — Jan. 1, 2017

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