Staff

Devin Todd

Devin Todd

Researcher-in-Residence Negative Emissions Technologies

Principal Investigators

Kees  Lokman

Kees Lokman

Project principal investigator and Associate Professor and Chair of Landscape Architecture at the University of British Columbia, and Director of the UBC Coastal Adaptation Lab.

Ralph Evins

Principal Investigator, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Civil Engineering, University of Victoria

Ron Kellett

Professor and Director, SALA and Principal Investigator in the PICS / Built Environment Project

Werner Kurz

Principal Investigator, Senior Research Scientist, Natural Resources Canada

Walter Mérida

Principal Investigator, Associate Dean – Faculty of Applied Science UBC

Kate Moran

Principal Investigator, President/CEO Oceans Networks Canada, a UVic initiative

Oscar Venter

Oscar Venter

Principal Investigator, Associate Professor, and FRBC/West Fraser research chair in the Ecosystem Science and Management Program at UNBC

Majid Bahrami

Principal Investigator: Innovations in Mobile Thermal Energy Storage

Stephanie Chang

Professor, School of Community and Regional Planning (SCARP) and Institute for Resources, Environment, and Sustainability (IRES) University of British Columbia

Andrew Rowe

Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, and Institute for Integrated Energy Systems (IESVic)

Peter Wild

Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering and IESVic

Peter Arcese

Co-Principal Investigator, Professor, Department of Forest and Conservation Sciences, Faculty of Forestry, UBC

Diana Allen

Professor, Dep. Earth Sciences, Simon Fraser University

Lori Daniels

Professor, Department of Forest and Conservation Sciences, Faculty of Forestry, UBC

Dr. Ché Elkin

Dr. Ché Elkin

Associate Professor, and FRBC/Slocan Mixedwood Ecology research chair in the Ecosystem Science and Management at UNBC

David Goldberg

Associate Director, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University

Paul Hessburg

Senior Research Scientist, US Forest Service. Wildfire and Carbon project lead

Mark Jaccard

Principal investigator Innovation Policy Meets Climate Policy / lead researcher PICS Energy Efficiency in the Built Environment Project

Elicia Maine

Elicia Maine

W.J. VanDusen Professor of Innovation & Entrepreneurship, Special Advisor on Innovation to the Vice-President, Research and International, SFU

Nancy Olewiler

Principal Investigator, Professor, School of Public Policy, Simon Fraser University

Dominik Roeser

Associate Professor, Department of Forest Resources Management, UBC

Anne Solomon

Associate Professor School of Environmental and Resource Management, Faculty of Environment, SFU

Raymond Cole

Principal Investigator in the PICS / Built Environment Project

Jonn Axsen

Associate Professor, Resource and Environmental Management

Researchers

Brian Menounos

Brian Menounos

Professor, Geography Canada Research Chair in Glacier Change UNBC

Richard Schuster

Richard Schuster

Research Scientist at Carlton University and a Conservation Prioritization Consultant for the Nature Conservancy of Canada

Jantsje Van Loon-Steensma

Jantsje van Loon-Steensma

Assistant Professor Climate Adaptation and Nature Based Flood Protection Water Systems and Global Change Group, Wageningen University and Research

Eric Balke

Eric Balke

Coordinator – South Coast Conservation Land Management Program

George Benson

Co-founder, managing director Climate Migrants and Refugees Project

Stephanie

Stephanie Chang

Professor, School of Community and Regional Planning (SCARP) and Institute for Resources, Environment, and Sustainability (IRES) University of British Columbia

Laurence Coogan

Professor, School of Earth and Ocean Sciences, University of Victoria

Danielle Denley

Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Resource and Environmental Management, Faculty of Environment, SFU, and MEOPAR Postdoctoral Fellowship Award 2020-21 recipient

Greg Dipple

Professor, Dept. of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences, University of British Columbia

Brent Doberstein

Brent Doberstein

Associate Professor, Geography and Environmental Management, University of Waterloo

Hadi Dowlatabadi

Professor, Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability, University of British Columbia

Caren Dymond

Caren Dymond

Forest Carbon and Climate Change Researcher, Government of British Columbia

Alejandro Frid

Alejandro Frid

Science Coordinator/Ecologist, Central Coast Indigenous Resource Alliance, Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Victoria, School of Environmental Studies

Brad Griffin

Executive Director, Canadian Energy and Emissions Data Centre

Kasun Hewage

Faculty Research in the PICS / Built Environment Project

Thor Jensen

Post-doctoral Researcher in the PICS / Built Environment Project

Ilana Judah

Architect M.Sc. Student, Institute for Resources, Environment, and Sustainability (IRES), UBC

Christine Kormos

Postdoctoral Researcher, Sustainable Transportation Action Research Team

Zoe Long

Research Manager, Sustainable Transportation Action Research Team School of Resource and Environmental Management.

Maggie Low

Maggie Low

Assistant Professor in the School of Community and Regional Planning, UBC

Yuhao Bean Lu

Post-doctoral Researcher in the PICS / Built Environment Project

Dr. Tara Martin

Tara Martin

Professor of Conservation Decision Science in the Faculty of Forestry at the University of British Columbia

Jonathan Moore

Jonathan Moore

Liber Ero Chair of Coastal Science and Management at Simon Fraser University

Rose Murphy

Postdoctoral researcher in the PICS / Built Environment Project

Angelique Pilon

Director, Urban Innovation Research, CIRS / University Sustainability Initiative UBC

Bryson Robertson

2060 Project Manager, Associate Professor; Co-Director, Pacific Marine Energy Center Oregon State University

Mina Rouhani, Ph.D.

Mina Rouhani

postdoctoral fellow at Laboratory for Alternative Energy Conversion (LAEC), Simon Fraser University

Adam Rysanek

Faculty Researcher in the PICS / Built Environment Project

Jon Salter

Post-doctoral Researcher in the PICS / Built Environment Project

Maged Senbel

Faculty Researcher in the PICS / Built Environment Project

Angela Slagle

Associate Research Scientist, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University

Evan Solomon

Associate Professor, School of Oceanography, University of Washington

James Tansey

Faculty Researcher in the PICS / Built Environment Project

Ben Tutolo

Assistant Professor, Dept. of Geoscience, University of Calgary

Zach Xu

Zehn (Zach) Xu

Economist, Climate Change Policy, Canadian Forest Service, Natural Resources Canada

Tristan Zaborniak

Tristan Zaborniak

Wildfire and Carbon Modeller, Canadian Forest Service, Natural Resources Canada

Nicholas Coops

Canada Research Chair in Remote Sensing, Department of Forest Resources Management

Ned Djilali

Professor, Canada Research Chair in Energy System Design and Computational Modelling, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering and IESVic

Tony Lemprière

Senior manager of Climate Change Policy, Canadian Forest Service, Natural Resources Canada

Taco Niet

Assistant Professor of Professional Practice, School of Sustainable Energy Engineering, SFU

Kara Shaw

Director, Assoc. Professor, Environmental Studies

Carolyn Smyth

Research Scientist, Canadian Forest Service, Natural Resources Canada

Martino Tran

Assistant Professor, School of Community and Regional Planning UBC

Tongli Wang

Associate Director, Centre for Forest Conservation Genetics

Students

Heather Earle

Heather Earle

MRM Candidate, School of Resource and Environmental Management, Faculty of Environment, SFU

Meredith Fraser   MRM Candidate, School of Resource and Environmental Management, Faculty of Environment, SFU

Meredith Fraser

MRM Candidate, School of Resource and Environmental Management, Faculty of Environment, SFU

Dylan Hereema

Senior Analyst & Researcher, Community Energy Initiative, Ecotrust

Ben Hudson

Masters candidate with the PICS Forest Carbon Management Project

Justin McCarty

M. Arch student Elements Lab/nLab School of Architecture & Landscape Archicture UBC

Inger Miller

Masters Candidate, Resource and Environmental Management

Maha Shehadeh

MASc Candidates, Sustainable Energy Engineering Program, SFU

Hoda Talebian

PhD Candidate and Research Assistant in the PICS/transportation for future Project

Sheng Xie

PhD Student, Forest Carbon Management Project

Interns