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 three Killam Teaching Award winners (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

Instructor, Mechanical Engineering
604.822.2937
abello@mech.ubc.ca
Instructor, Computer Science
604.822.4912
meghana@cs.ubc.ca
Lecturer, AEP (Engineering)
604.827.5053
alys.avalos@ubc.ca
Instructor, Computer Science
604.827.3005
cgberg@cs.ubc.ca
Sessional Lecturer, History
Instructor, Engineering (UBCO)
Lecturer, AEP (Science)
Principal (ON LEAVE)
Senior Instructor, EOAS, Chair of Vantage One Science Program
604.827.1572
bgilley@eoas.ubc.ca
Instructor, Engineering (UBCO)
Lecturer, AEP (Science)
Acting Principal, UBC Vantage College
604.827.0339
neil.guppy@ubc.ca
Sessional Lecturer, ASRW
Instructor, Physics
604.827.2633
joss@phas.ubc.ca
Instructor, Chemistry
Lecturer, AEP (Arts/Management)
604.827.5994
won.kim@ubc.ca
Lecturer, Psychology, Chair of Vantage One Management Program
604.827.3768
mlam@psych.ubc.ca
Instructor, Chemistry
Senior Instructor, Math
604.822.3038
fsl@math.ubc.ca
Lecturer, AEP (Science)
Lecturer, AEP (Arts/Management)
Instructor, Psychology
Sessional Lecturer, AEP
Lecturer, AEP (Engineering)
Instructor, Geography
Sessional Lecturer, AEP
Lecturer, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Lecturer, Mechanical Engineering
Instructor, Political Science
Instructor, Chemical & Biological Engineering
Lecturer, AEP (Science)
604.827.3755
john.pringle@ubc.ca
Senior Instructor, CHBE & Mech, Chair of Vantage One Engineering Program
Senior Instructor, ASRW, Chair of Vantage One Arts Program
Lecturer, AEP (Arts/Management)
Instructor, Physics
Lecturer, Economics
Academic Director
Lecturer, AEP (Arts)
604.827.2600
amber.shaw@ubc.ca
Instructor, ASRW/English
604.822.5247
katja.thieme@ubc.ca
Lecturer, AEP (Arts)
604.827.2581
brett.todd@ubc.ca
Sessional Lecturer, Political Science
Lecturer, AEP (Arts)
Director, Academic English Program
604.827.3764
sandra.zappa@ubc.ca
Lecturer, Management (UBCO)
250.807.9947
eric.zvaniga@ubc.ca

Find Staff

Student Services Coordinator
604.827.3731
sarah.baik@ubc.ca
International Student Advisor, Science
604.827.2605
wendy.brett@ubc.ca
Administrative Assistant
Associate Academic Advisor, Applied Science
604.827.3761
tina.chan@ubc.ca
Marketing & Communications Coordinator
Manager, Marketing
604.827.3755
sukh.jhangri@ubc.ca
Associate Academic Advisor, Arts
Manager, Academic Advising
Operations Administrator
604.827.3762
emily.myers@ubc.ca
Director, Business Development & Operations
Registered Psychologist
604.822.3811
AV Technician
604.365.2941
steve.sharpe@ubc.ca
Chemistry Lab Program Manager
Curriculum Manager