UBC is home to over 800 Postdoctoral Fellows spanning over 90 departments and 10 hospitals and affiliated sites.

In order to boost the visibility of UBC’s Postdoctoral Fellows, postdocs are invited to create a Postdoc Profile to share information about their research expertise and current work at UBC.

This list is not a comprehensive list of all Postdoctoral Fellows at UBC. If you are a UBC Postdoctoral Fellow and wish to create a Postdoc Profile, please visit the Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies Faculty and Staff Portal to create your profile.

Please contact us if you have any questions about a Postdoc Profile.

First Name Last Name Research Interests Facultysort ascending
Shekina Rochat Motivations and Emotions; Educational Counselling; Unemployment; Decision Making; Gamification; Career counseling; Positive psychology; Motivational interviewing; Psychological flexibility; Internet intervention; Narrative Analysis Faculty of Education
Bruno Archiza Physiology; Respiratory System; Cardiovascular System; Exercise Physiology; Respiratory Physiology Faculty of Education
Petra Mikulan Educational Context; Philosophical Traditions in Education; vitalism; concept development; philosophy of education; educational neuroscience; governance; biosociality; bioethics; curriculum; feminist theory Faculty of Education
Wanying Wang Education System Trajectories; Educational Approaches; Curriculum Studies,; Autobiographical Inquiry of Curriculum; Higher Education; Curriculum Innovation Theory; Theory of general education Faculty of Education
Jose Denis-Robichaud Animal Production; Animal Reproduction; Community Health / Public Health; Veterinary Epidemiology Faculty of Land and Food Systems
Guopeng Fu Educational Technologies; Educational Approaches; Curriculum Reform; Teacher Education; Science Education Faculty of Land and Food Systems
Kira Borden Ecology and Quality of the Environment; Agriculture; Plants and Forests; Crop Production; Biodiversity and Biocomplexity; Climate Changes and Impacts; Plant-soil interactions; Climate change adaptation; Climate change mitigation; Nutrient management; Agroecology; Agroforestry; Plant and tree root ecology; Biogeochemistry; Cocoa (Theobroma cacao); Diversified agroecosystems Faculty of Land and Food Systems
Yang Liu Molecular evolution; Adaptive Evolution; Evolutionary Ecology; Landscape Genetics; Eco-evolutionary Dynamics; Theoretical and Empirical Modeling; Quantitative Genomics and Epigenomics Faculty of Forestry
Laura Vang Rasmussen Plants and Forests; Landscape and Environmental Organization; Agriculture; Nutritional science; Land use science; Conservation science Faculty of Forestry
Suborna Ahmed Model Building; Big-Data Analysis; Statistical Computing; Predictive Modelling Faculty of Forestry
Brandon Lind Evolutionary Genetics; Climate Changes and Impacts; Genotype and Phenotype; Plants and Forests; Bioinformatics; local adaptation; evolutionary genetics Faculty of Forestry
Natalia Esling Performance; Sensation and Perception; Arts and Technologies; Praxis Research; Audience Research; Arts & Healthcare; Experimental Theatre & Performance; Dramaturgy; Embodiment & Affect Faculty of Arts
Eve Limbrick-Oldfield Psychology - Biological Aspects; Motivation, Emotions and Rewards Faculty of Arts
Dagmar Schwerk Major Religious Traditions; Philosophy, History and Comparative Studies; Applied Ethics; Economic Policies; Tibetan Buddhism; Bhutan; History of Buddhism; Buddhist Ethics Faculty of Arts
Willis Monroe Science and Knowledge; Religious Systems; Assyriology; Cuneiform; Akkadian; Babylonian; Sumerian; Hittite; Ugaritic; History of Astronomy; History of Astrology; Archaeology Faculty of Arts
Grace Jaramillo Gutierrez Open Economy and Globalization; Political and Economical Integration; Decision Making; Free trade agreements; Latin America; State building Faculty of Arts
James Kryklywy Motivations and Emotions; Teaching and Learning Systems Faculty of Arts
Mikki Stelder Faculty of Arts
Allison Ezzat Faculty of Applied Science
Alvin Thompson Climate Changes and Impacts; Coastal adaptation Faculty of Applied Science
Amir Sharafianardakani Clean Technologies; Climate Changes and Impacts; Energy Conservation; Energy Production; Energy Storage; Energy Transformation and Energy Using; Transportation Systems; Renewable Energy; Adsorption Cooling Systems; Desiccant Dehumidifiers; Green Air Conditioning Systems; Methane Emissions Measurements Faculty of Applied Science
Marita Rodriguez Structural Tissue Engineering / Biomaterials; Biotechnology; Health Care Technologies; Biomaterials; Biomedical Technologies; Cardiac tissue engineering; Bioprinting; Biofabrication Faculty of Applied Science
Chuanyun Fu Traffic and highway engineering; Traffic Safety; Extreme Value Statistics Faculty of Applied Science
William Sikkema Spinal Cord Diseases; Cranio-Encephalic and Spinal Cord Trauma; Nanomaterials Faculty of Applied Science
Jason Olsthoorn Fluid Mechanics; fluid mechanics; Physical Limnology; Fluid Flow Instabilities; Mixing and Transport Processes; vortex dynamics Faculty of Applied Science
Hamidreza Tohidypour Artificial Intelligence; Telecommunication Systems; Communication; Deep learning and machine learning; Video processing; Computational photography; Computer Vision; Light field imaging Faculty of Applied Science
Okan Orhan Condensed matter modelling and density functional theory; Condensed-matter physics; Computational material science Faculty of Applied Science
Zhoufang Xiao Faculty of Applied Science
Naser Moosavian Faculty of Applied Science
Farinaz Havaei Occupational Health and Safety; Health Care Organization; Child Abuse and Negligence; Sexual Abuse; Working Conditions; Quality and safety of health care; Vulnerable youth; Health services research; Organizaiton of nursing care Faculty of Applied Science
Ataollah Kheyrandish Drinking Water; Environmental Health; Water treatment; Advanced Oxidation Processes; Ultraviolet related water treatment; Water quality Faculty of Applied Science
Monica Rana Community Health / Public Health; Adolescent Health; Mental Health; Anti-bullying programs; Reducing inequalities Faculty of Applied Science
Leah Lambert Breast Cancer; Nursing; Health Information Systems; Health Care Organization; Health Services and Policy Research; Patient-Reported Outcomes; Models of Care; Transitions in Care Faculty of Applied Science
Hanna Hamid Faculty of Applied Science
Partho Adhikary Nanomedicine; in vitro Tissue Model Development; Gene Delivery System; Anti-fibrotic effects of tissue-resident macrophages Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Mariya Cherkasova Cognition; Motivations and Emotions; decision making; reward; dopamine; gambling; Parkinson's disease Faculty of Medicine
Andrii Vislovukh Apoptosis and Cancer; Cancer Genetics; Stress and Cancer; Cell Signaling and Cancer; Regulation of the protein translation; non-coding RNAs; post-transcriptional control of gene expression Faculty of Medicine
Jayesh Kulkarni Neurodegenerative Diseases; Nanoparticles; Nanotechnologies; Gene Therapy; Lipid nanoparticles; gene editing Faculty of Medicine
Deborah Jehu Rehabilitation; Cognition; Dementia; Quality of Life and Aging; Parkinson's Disease; Stroke; Balance; Gait; Balance Confidence Faculty of Medicine
Robert Macpherson Occupational Health and Safety; Health Policies; Epidemiology; Community Health / Public Health; Social Determinants of Health; Geographical Information Systems (GIS); Administrative data; Data Linkage Faculty of Medicine
Sofia Bartlett Tuberculosis; Epidemiology; Community Health / Public Health; Drug Abuse; Health Policies; Hepatitis; AIDS / HIV; Care Cascades; Viral Hepatitis; HIV/AIDS; Injecting Drug Use; Prisoner Health; Gay and Bisexual Men; COVID-19 Faculty of Medicine
Katerina Rnic Clinical psychology; Cognitive Control; Cognitive Vulnerability; Stress Reactivity; Stress Generation; Inflammation; Cortisol; Emotion Regulation Faculty of Medicine
Dongsheng Xiao Neuronal and Synaptic Activity; Neurological Diseases; Neuronal Systems; brain circuits; sensorimotor integration; motor functions; functional brain mapping; Brain Stimulation Faculty of Medicine
Ruiyang Ge Mental Health and Society; Neuropharmacology; Brain Metabolism; Neuronal Systems; Neuroimaging; Mental Health; Mood Disorder; Brain Stimulation Faculty of Medicine
Genelle Healey Nutrition; Microbiology; Gastrointestinal Pathologies; Immunology; Inflammatory bowel disease; Gut microbiota Faculty of Medicine
Alejandra Wiedeman Manriquez Nutrition; Metabolism; Metabolic Disorders Faculty of Medicine
Catrina Loucks Genetics and Heredity; Pharmacogenomics Faculty of Medicine
Daniela Salas Acosta Proteomics Faculty of Medicine
Jasmin Ma Arthritis / Osteo-Arthritis; Trauma / Injuries; Behaviour change science; Psychology; Knowledge translation Faculty of Medicine
Jill Dosso Quality of Life and Aging; Intergenerational Relations; Loss of Independence; Social Aspects of Aging; Cognitive Development; Cognitive Development in Children; Infant / Child Development; Social Determinants of Child and Youth Development; Social Determinants of Health; Health Care Technologies; Health Policies; Telemedicine; Alzheimer's Disease; Anxiety; Cognition; Dementia; Mental Health and Society; Community Health / Public Health; Ethics and Health; Lifestyle Determinants and Health; Technological Innovations; Social, Economical and Political Impacts of Innovations; Robotics and Automation; social robotics; patient experience Faculty of Medicine