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.

Opportunities

University of Victoria faculty and staff are passionate about working here. The Faculty of Engineering's award-winning faculty, committed staff, outstanding students and a record of innovation are just some of the reasons UVic consistently ranks as one of the top comprehensive universities in the country.

General

Posting Closing Date

Canada Research Chair — Tier II — Advanced Functional Materials

The Centre for Advanced Materials and Related Technologies (CAMTEC) at the University of Victoria invites applications for a Canada Research Chair (CRC) Tier 2 in “Advanced Functional Materials”. The successful applicant will be nominated by the university for a CRC Tier 2 and upon approval by the CRC Secretariat, will then be offered a tenured or tenure-track appointment at the appropriate rank. Rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Preferably, the position will involve a formal cross-appointment between one Department from the Faculty of Engineering (either Civil, Electrical and Computer, or Mechanical Engineering) and one Department from the Faculty of Science (either Chemistry, or Physics and Astronomy). Teaching duties will be assigned in one of these Departments.
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Oct. 1st, 2018 onward

Assistant Teaching Professor in Sustainable Design

The Faculty of Engineering is seeking outstanding candidates for an Assistant Teaching Professor position in Sustainable Design Engineering. The successful candidate will have an initial three-year appointment starting July 1, 2019 and will be eligible for a continuing appointment. The appointee will contribute to design education across the faculty and is expected to become a faculty member in the department that is best aligned with their academic background and experience. The Faculty of Engineering includes the departments of Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering and Mechanical Engineering, as well as the interdepartmental Software and Biomedical Engineering programs.
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Oct. 31st, 2018

Departments

For postings specific to a department, please visit their respective opportunities page:

See also

Contact UVic Human Resources

Directories

full listing

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
Administrative Assistant (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 (Acting) Stephen Neville 250-721-6017 EOW 441 sengdir@uvic.ca
Biomedical Engineering Program Director (Acting) Stephanie Willerth 250-721-7303 EOW 513 willerth@uvic.ca

Development

Senior Development Officer Anne-Lise Loomer 250-853-3245 EOW 253 engrdev@uvic.ca
Campaign Director Katherine Blake 250-472-5871 EOW 203 director.engrcampaign@uvic.ca
Alumni Annual Giving Officer Julia Keenan 250-472-5717 ECS 631 stemalum@uvic.ca
Development Co-ordinator Vacant 250-472-4210 stemcoor@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
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) 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
Acting Senior Lab Instructor Nirav Galani 250-472-5853 ECS 322 ngalani@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 Ben Nadler 250-721-6050 EOW 507 menggraddirector@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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