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OUR PEOPLE

UBC VANTAGE ONE 
FACULTY & STAFF

The faculty who teach in the Vantage One program hold appointments in the UBC Faculties of Arts, Science, Applied Science, and Management, or directly at UBC Vantage College. They include five Killam Teaching Prize winners (2018 Anka Lekhi and Kayli Johnson, 2017 Brett Gilley, 2013 Joanne Fox, 2012 Fok-Shuen Leung) and bring extensive scholarly and teaching experience. Many of our faculty have international teaching experience, and speak other languages in addition to English (including Arabic, Dutch, French, German, Korean, Mandarin, Persian, Serbian, and Spanish).

Find Faculty

Assistant Professor of Teaching, Mecahanical Engineering (Chair, APSC)
Assistant Professor of Teaching, Computer Science
Lecturer, AEP (Engineering)
604.827.5053
alys.avalos@ubc.ca
Associate Professor, Math
604.822.4065
sbach@math.ubc.ca
Lecturer, Chemical & Biological Engineering
Associate Professor of Teaching, VANT 149 (May- July, 2020)
Lecturer, Vantage College and Botany
Assistant Professor of Teaching, Engineering (UBCO)
Lecturer, AEP (Science)
Principal
604.827.0339
joanne.fox@ubc.ca
Sessional Lecturer, VANT 148 (Jan. - April, 2021)
Associate Professor of Teaching, EOS
Assistant Professor of Teaching, Engineering (UBCO)
Sessional Lecturer, Engineering
Assistant Professor, SCIE 113
Sessional Lecturer, ASRW (Sept. - April, 2021)
Assistant Professor of Teaching, Physics (Chair, Science)
Assistant Professor of Teaching, Chemistry (On Leave)
Sessional Lecturer, AEP (Sept. - April, 2021)
Lecturer, AEP (Arts)
604.827.5994
won.kim@ubc.ca
Sessional Lecturer, VANT 148/149 (Jan. - July, 2021)
Assistant Professor of Teaching, Chemistry
Professor of Teaching, Math
Lecturer, AEP (Arts/Management)
Assistant Professor of Teaching, Psychology (Chair, Arts) (July 2020 to Dec 2020)
Lecturer, AEP (Science)
Assistant Professor of Teaching, Sociology (Associate Chair, Arts) (Jan 2021 - June 2021)
Lecturer, AEP (Engineering)
Lecturer, AEP (Science)
Associate Professor of Teaching, Geography
Lecturer, AEP (Arts and Science) (Sept. - April 2020)
Lecturer, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Lecturer, Mechanical Engineering
Assistant Professor of Teaching, Computer Science
Sessional Lecturer, Psychology
Assistant Professor of Teaching, Political Science (On Leave)
Associate Professor of Teaching, Chem & Biological Engineering
Lecturer, AEP (Engineering)
604.827.2585
john.pringle@ubc.ca
Associate Professor of Teaching, CHBE & Mech
Sessional Lecturer, Political Science (Sept.- Dec., 2019)
Associate Professor of Teaching, Physics
Lecturer, Engineering
604-822-2563
jonatan@cs.ubc.ca
Lecturer, AEP (Arts)
604.827.2600
amber.shaw@ubc.ca
Lecturer, Engineering (UBCO)
Sessional Lecturer, AEP (Sept. - April, 2021)
Assistant Professor of Teaching, ASRW/English
604.822.5247
katja.thieme@ubc.ca
Lecturer, AEP (Arts)
604.827.2581
brett.todd@ubc.ca
Assistant Professor of Teaching, History (On Leave)
604.827.1636
pheroze@mail.ubc.ca
Lecturer, AEP (Arts)
Director, Academic English Program
604.827.3764
sandra.zappa@ubc.ca
Lecturer, Psychology

Find Staff

Coordinator, Student Academic & Development Services
Registered Psychologist
Academic Advisor, Science
604.827.2605
wendy.brett@ubc.ca
Administrative Assistant (On-Leave)
Academic Advisor, Arts
Academic Advisor, Applied Science
604 827 3761
tina.chan@ubc.ca
Academic Advising Manager
604-827-2069
atul.gadhia@ubc.ca
Marketing and Communications Coordinator
Manager, Marketing & Recruitment
604.827.3755
sukh.jhangri@ubc.ca
Administrative Assistant
604.827.0337
linda.le@ubc.ca
Operations Administrator
Director, Business Development & Operations
AV Technician
604.314.4776
oscar.tsiu@ubc.ca
Curriculum Manager