Assistant Professor of Teaching (Tenure–Track) in Indigenous Land Stewardship (Deadline October 31, 2023)
September 28, 2023 | Author: UBC Forestry
The UBC Faculty of Forestry is seeking an Assistant Professor of Teaching (Tenure–Track) in Indigenous Land Stewardship. Apply by Oct. 31, 2023.
September 21, 2023 | Author: UBC Forestry
Tzeng Yih Lam joins the UBC Faculty of Forestry as an Assistant Professor of Forest Measurements in the Department of Forest Resources Management. His research interests are tree measurement, forest sampling, and quantitative silviculture.
August 17, 2023 | Author: UBC Forestry
Tahia Devisscher is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Forest Resources Management and focuses on how to manage forests and other green spaces in and around cities to support human well-being and build social-ecological resilience to climate change. She is interested in developing practical strategies to address the increasing disconnect between people and nature caused by rapid urbanization.
August 9, 2023 | Author: UBC Forestry
Haibo Feng is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Wood Science at UBC. His research area focuses on green building, building information modelling, life cycle assessment and building energy performance. He has extensive industrial and research experience in promoting sustainable building construction with the integration of advanced building systems and renewable energy supports.
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Tagged with: Assistant Professor, Circular Bioeconomy, Climate Change, Department of Wood Science, Micro-Certificate, Research, Sustainability, Zero Carbon Building
March 8, 2023 | Author: UBC Forestry
Jaya Joshi is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Wood Science at UBC. Her research focuses on improving the yield and nutritional values of crops, guided by the aim of successful implementation of carbon farming by 2050.
December 10, 2022 | Author: UBC Forestry
Dr. Alex Moore is an Assistant Professor at UBC, jointly appointed to the faculties of Forestry and Science. Their research focuses on how predator-prey interactions impact coastal wetland ecosystems and explores culture’s role in ecosystem restoration and conservation. Through their work, Dr. Moore seeks to directly engage with communities historically marginalized in STEM fields and encourage people to reconnect with their environment.
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Tagged with: Assistant Professor, Conservation, Culture, Department of Botany, Diversity, Equity, Forest Ecosystems, Inclusion, Indigenous, Justice, Research, Restoration, Wetland Ecosystems, Women In STEM
October 27, 2022 | Author: UBC Forestry
UBC Forestry congratulates Assistant Professor Dr. Feng Jiang for being named one of eight Young Professionals in the Paper360º 2022 Top 50 Power List. Dr. Jiang’s research focuses on the conversion of naturally abundant biomass into functional biomaterials through cost-effective and energy-efficient methods.
September 28, 2022 | Author: UBC Forestry
As a leader in sustainable timber engineering, UBC Forestry warmly welcomes Dr. Felix Wiesner to our Department of Wood Science as an Assistant Professor in Sustainable Timber-Built Environment – Fire Safety.