Members

NameAreaContact
Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Biomedical Micro- and Nanotechnologies (Bio-MEMS), Tissue Engineering, Organs-on-Chip, and Microfluidics
Affiliated Associate Professor / Clinical Geneticist
Division of Medical Sciences / Vancouver Island Health Authority
Exploration of the genetic conditions affecting the health of aboriginal people in northern BC and the Canadian Arctic
Professor
Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology
Chromatin assembly and transcription
Assistant Professor and Canada Research Chair (Tier 2) in Medical Physics
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Diagnostic imaging and radiation therapy research to the use of kilovoltage x-rays
Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Nanoscale materials, mechanics & transport, fluid and biomedical sensor development, energy and sustainable development
Associate Professor
Division of Medical Sciences
Cellular and molecular mechanisms of neuronal plasticity, diabetes and stroke research, investigation of higher-order information processing centers
Professor
Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology / Department of Biology
Cell signalling, developmental biology
Associate Professor / Canada Research Chair in Molecular Pathogenesis
Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology
Host-bacteria interactions, spirochetes, syphilis and leptospirosis
Professor
Neuroscience, Division of Medical Sciences
The neurobiology of psychiatric illness; the development of biomarkers; the discovery of novel drug targets in mood and psychotic disorders; and animal models of depression
Assistant Professor
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Medical physics, synthesis and characterization of nanoparticles, development of nanoparticle based systems for multimodal imaging and therapeutics, nanoparticle based radiosensitizers, drug delivery, intracellular fate of nanoparticles
Assistant Professor / Canada Research Chair in Retinal and Early Eye Development
Department of Biology
Retinal development and hereditary vision defects
Professor / Gaucher Disease Coordinator for Western Canada
Department of Biology
Genetics and enzymology of lysosomal storage diseases, Gaucher disease
Professor / Member of the Brain Research Centre
Division of Medical Sciences / University of British Columbia
Neurogenesis
Adjunct Associate Professor / Member
Department of Biology / Consortium for Genomics Research on Atlantic Salmon Project
DNA repair, prevention of cancer through diet, salmon genetics
Associate Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Biomedical systems design, robotics and automation, mechatronics and machine design
Professor
Department of Biology
Neurophysiology, animal behaviour, Rett Syndrome
Professor
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematical biology, neuronal and gene networks, mathematical models of neuromotor control
Assistant Professor / Canada Research Chair, Tier II
Department of Chemistry
Microfluidic technologies, health care and drug discovery
Teaching Professor
Division of Medical Sciences
Cytogenetics, chromosome segregation and recombination, non-disjunction and reproductive genetics
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychology
Clinical neuropsychology, neuroimaging
Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Orthopaedic Biomechanics: In-Vitro Experimentation & In-Silico Modeling, Orthopaedic Device Design, Integration of Biomechanical Models & Mechatronic Systems, Patient-Specific Biomechanically-Informed Surgical Planning
Professor
Department of Biology
Molecular genetics, toxicology, environmental mutagenesis, avian ecology, biotechnology and health, nano and bioethics
Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Nanophotonics, plasmonics, biophotonics, biosensors, optical trapping, lab-on-chip devices, nanotechnology and nanofabrication
Professor
Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology
Amphibian metamorphosis, endocrine disruptors
Associate Professor / Director
Department of Mechanical Engineering / Advanced Microscopy Facility / Centre for Advanced Materials and Related Technologies
Medical imaging, electron microscopy, and confocal holography
Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry
At the intersection of supramolecular and medicinal chemistry
Professor
Department of Psychology
Neurobiological mechanisms of cognitive control
Associate Professor and Chair
Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology
Cell signalling, cancer
Associate Professor
School of Exercise Science, Physical and Health Education
Neural control of human movement; motor rehabilitation after injurywith disease and aging. Neural coordination of limbs and trunk during rhythmic movement and implications for balance control during walking; assistive technologies for those with disability
Associate Professor / Director
School of Exercise Science, Physical and Health Education
Biomechanics and motor control of human movement in sport Exercise and rehabilitation
Professor
Department of Biology
Genetics and evolution
Associate Professor
School of Exercise Science, Physical and Health Education
Neuroeconomics, learning, and decision-making
Professor
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Biostatistics, statistical methods for genomic and proteomic data, mixture models
Adjunct Professor / Pathologist and Medical Geneticist
Department of Biology / Vancouver Island Health Authority
Genetic mechanisms of inherited diseases
Neuro-oncologist / Clinical Assistant Professor
Medical Oncology, BC Cancer Agency / University of British Columbia
Cancer clinical trials, proteomic and genomic approaches to cancer biology
Associate Professor
Division of Medical Sciences
Ultrastructure of brain synapses
Associate Professor
Department of Biology
Neurobiology, synaptic transmission, nicotinic receptors, nicotine addiction
Director, Research Laboratories / Adjunct Associate Professor
Deeley Research Centre, BC Cancer Agency / Department of Biology / Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology
Immune-based strategies to prevent, detect and treat cancer
Associate Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Unsteady fluid flows, flow-acoustic coupling, fluid-structure interactions
Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry
Theoretical and computational chemistry, disease process simulation
Professor
Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology
Immunochemistry of parasitic diseases, plasma proteomics, immunodiagnosis
Assistant Professor
Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology
Infectious, inflammatory, and allergic diseases
Adjunct Professor
Department of Biology
Molecular endocrinology of growth and reproduction
Associate Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Microwave engineering, heterogeneous computing algorithms and software for electromagnetics/bioelectromagnetics applications
Associate Professor
Division of Medical Sciences
Bioelectric control of neural stem and progenitor cell biology; Neural stem cells in brain repair; Pannexins and voltage-gated sodium and calcium channel superfamily members: structure, function and regulation by protein-protein interactions
Professor
Department of Psychology
Visual object and face recognition
Associate Professor
Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology
Virology, poxvirus virulence factors, bioinformatics
Professor
Department of Chemistry
Lanthanide-based nanoparticles, biomarkers, bioimaging, and metallic and semi-conductor nanoparticles
Adjunct Assistant Professor / Staff Scientist
Department of Biology / UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland
Genetic anemias, iron overload, neurodegeneration with brain iron accumulation (NBIA), Mucopolysaccharidosis, mitochondrial function, DNA damage
Program Director, Post Graduate Medical Education / Medical Director, Department of Internal Medicine
University of British Columbia / Vancouver Island Health Authority
Personalized cancer treatments, effectiveness of remote access video-link care
Acting Director / Associate Professor
Centre for Biomedical Research / Department of Mechanical Engineering
Tissue engineering,regenerative medicine,biomaterials scaffolds for controlling stem cell differentiation
Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry
Medicinal chemistry, protein-protein interactions
Professor
School of Exercise Science, Physical and Health Education
Neural control of human movement, role of reflexes in coordination of limbs, recovery from stroke and spinal chord injuries
Assistant Professor / Canada Research Chair in Biostatistics and Bioinformatics
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Statistical genomics, machine learning, design of clinical trials, neuroimaging