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Faculty of Management
Okanagan Campus
EME4145 – 1137 Alumni Ave
Kelowna, BC Canada
V1V 1V7

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Tel 250.807.9462
Fax 250.807.8533
Email fom.reception@ubc.ca

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Bachelor of Management: Email fom.bmgt@ubc.ca

Master of Management: Email fom.mm@ubc.ca

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Amir Ardestani-Jaafari | Assistant Professor | Faculty of Management | amir.ardestani@ubc.ca | 250.807.8101 | EME 4111

Graduate student supervisor


Research Interests: Healthcare Operations, Logistics, Multi-stage Optimization under Uncertainty
Arjun (AJ) Bhardwaj | Assistant Professor | Faculty of Management | arjun.bhardwaj@ubc.ca | 250.807.8898 | EME 4107
Morgan Brummet | Faculty and Programs Administrative Assistant | Faculty of Management | morgan.brummet@ubc.ca | 250.807.8678 | EME 4145
Chris Brunet | Finance Manager | Faculty of Management | chris.brunet@ubc.ca | 250.807.8520 | EME4149
Kim Buschert | Faculty of Management Librarian | Faculty of Management, Library Services | kim.buschert@ubc.ca
Courses & Teaching: Subject librarian for Management and Psychology
Mary Butterfield | Senior Advisor - Research | Faculty of Management | mary.butterfield@ubc.ca | 250.807.8157 | EME 4139
Kristi Carter | Associate Director, Academic Programs | Faculty of Management | kristi.carter@ubc.ca | 250.807.9138 | EME 4139
Mike Chiasson | Professor | Faculty of Management | mike.chiasson@ubc.ca | 250.807.8248 | EME 4103
Jan Cioe | Associate Professor | Psychology | jan.cioe@ubc.ca | Office: 250.807.8732; Home: 250-763-1225 | ASC 285

Graduate student supervisor


Research Interests: Human sexuality; forensics; student-driven research program based on Directed Studies and Honours work
Courses & Teaching: Psychological Aspects of Human Sexuality I & II [PSYO 353 & 354]; Intro to Data Analysis [PSYO 271]
Stephanie Clark | Co-op & Career Coordinator | Faculty of Management, Interdisciplinary Co-op Education | stephanie.clark@ubc.ca | 250.807.8117 | EME 4157
Joanna Cockerline | Lecturer | English and Cultural Studies, English, Faculty of Management | joanna.cockerline@ubc.ca | 250.807.8273 | CCS 332
Research Interests: Management communications; Science and engineering communications; Interdisciplinary and intercultural communications; Creative writing; Contemporary Canadian fiction and memoir; Contemporary East African writing and cultural productions; Intersectional feminisms; Survivor narratives; and Writing that inspires social change.
Courses & Teaching: ENGL 112 Studies in Composition MGMT 240 Introduction to Management Communications Program Leader: Go Global Tanzania (2019) and Go Global East Africa (2020) ENGL 395E “Beyond Borders: Strategies for Interdisciplinary, Intercultural Communications” ENGL 395F “Writing a Place, Writing a Self: Travel Writing, Representations of East Africa, and East African Literature and Cultural Production”
Patricia Corner | Professor | Faculty of Management | trish.corner@ubc.ca | 250.807.8583 | EME 4115
Keith Culver | Associate Dean, Regional Innovation Practice; Professor; Director, UBC STAR | Faculty of Management, Survive and Thrive Applied Research (STAR) | keith.culver@ubc.ca | 250.807.9875 | EME 4153
Paul G Davies | Professor | Psychology | paul.g.davies@ubc.ca | FIP326

Graduate student supervisor


Research Interests: Not accepting graduate students for 2021-22. Intergroup relations; stereotypes; prejudice; discrimination; diverse forms of social identity threat; perceived stereotypicality; levels of prejudice and discrimination that target stigmatized individuals.
Courses & Teaching: Introductory psychology; social psychology; intergroup relations.
Jennifer Davis | Assistant Professor | Faculty of Management | jennifer.davis@ubc.ca | 250.807.9507 | EME 4123
Courses & Teaching: Undergraduate Courses: Topic coverage includes operations management, health economics, clinically applied economic evaluation, multiple imputation of missing data, research methods, and biostatistics. Graduate Courses: Topics taught include epidemiological methods (led problem-based learning groups), research methods in rehabilitation: taught multiple imputation of missing data, conducting systematic reviews and instructor for a web-based course – Quality of Life Program: A CIHR Training Program in Rehabilitation Research.
Gino DiLabio | Professor | Chemistry, Faculty of Management | gino.dilabio@ubc.ca | 250.807.8617 | ASC 406

Graduate student supervisor


Research Interests: Computational studies of i) radical reactions involving organic, inorganic, biological and solid-state systems; ii) noncovalent interactions; iii) oxygen-centred radical induced damage of proteins.
Courses & Teaching: Physical and computational chemistry.
Lena Dombrosky | Reception & Administrative Assistant | Faculty of Management | lena.dombrosky@ubc.ca | 250.807.8937 | EME 4145
Margaret Doyle | Senior Content Strategist | Communications, Faculty of Management | margaret.doyle@ubc.ca | 250.807.8892 | EME4145
Tamara Ebl | Lecturer | Faculty of Management | tamara.ebl@ubc.ca | 250.807.9221 | EME 4127
Courses & Teaching: Undergraduate Courses: MGMT 201 / 301 Introduction to Financial Accounting MGMT 202 / 302 Introduction to Managerial Accounting MGMT 330 Introduction to Organizational Behaviour MGMT 360 Business Conditions Analysis MGMT 401 Intermediate Managerial Accounting MGMT 403 Auditing and Assurance Services MGMT 405 Advanced Managerial Accounting MGMT 419H Special Topics in Management: Corporate Governance Graduate Courses: MGMT 531 Leadership
Annette Fairweather | Lecturer | Faculty of Management | afairwea@mail.ubc.ca | 250.807.9462 | EME 4101/4161
Grace H Fan | Assistant Professor | Sustainability | grace.fan@ubc.ca | 250.807.9717 | EME 4119

Graduate student supervisor


Research Interests: Indigenous-led sustainability; Indigenous value systems; Indigenous communities; Traditional ecological knowledge (TEK); Environmental Sustainability; Entrepreneurship; New venture creation; Technology entrepreneurship; Social entrepreneurship; Emotions and institutions; Moral virtues, Values, Cultural symbols, and Rituals; Institutional change; Institutional logics/Institutional complexity; Meanings and practices; Ethnography; Process Research; Qualitative Method
Courses & Teaching: MGMT 450 Entrepreneurship MGMT 481 Strategy and Change Leadership
Russ Fields | Adjunct Professor | Faculty of Management | russ.fields@ubc.ca | 250.807.9462 | EME 4159
Sarah Gumpinger | Lecturer | Faculty of Management | sarah.gumpinger@ubc.ca
Dayl Hancock | Academic Programs Coordinator | Faculty of Management | dayl.hancock@ubc.ca | 250.807.9167 | EME 4147
Ross Hickey | Associate Professor | Economics, Faculty of Management | ross.hickey@ubc.ca | 250.807.8653
Research Interests: Public finance and political economy; fiscal policy (government expenditure and taxation) and how it is influenced by interactions within a hierarchy of governments (municipal, provincial and federal); elections; lobbying activity.
Courses & Teaching: Public finance; empirical economics; macroeconomics. Specifically: ECON 327 - Introduction to Empirical Methods; ECON 328 - Methods of Empirical Research; ECON 102 - Principals of Macroeconomics.
Sandy Hilton | Associate Professor of Teaching | Faculty of Management | sandy.hilton@ubc.ca | 250.807.8254 | EME 4139
Matt Husain | Postdoctoral Research Fellow | Faculty of Management | matt.husain@ubc.ca
Romi Jain | Postdoctoral Research Fellow | Faculty of Management | romi.jain@ubc.ca | EME 4101
Annamma Joy | Professor | Faculty of Management | annamma.joy@ubc.ca | 250.807.8606 | EME 4129

Graduate student supervisor


Research Interests: Sustainability in Art, Fashion, and Wine; Wine Tourism, Artifaction Process; Luxury Brand Marketing and Management; Gender, Levinas and the Ethics of recognition.
Courses & Teaching: Undergraduate Courses: MGMT 440 Brands, Culture and Marketing MGMT 442 Consumer Behavior MGMT. 441-Marketing Strategy MGMT 220-Introductory marketing Graduate Courses: Brand Management (Ph.D.) Consumer Culture Theory (Ph.D.)
Andrea Klassen | Academic Advisor – Faculty of Management Specialist | Faculty of Management | andrea.klassen@ubc.ca | 250.807.8566 | UNC 2071
Eric Li | Associate Professor | Faculty of Management | eric.li@ubc.ca | 250.807.8853 | EME 4125

Graduate student supervisor


Research Interests: Consumer culture; Social Innovation and social enterprise, Healthy living and well-being; Food consumption and food security; Digital economy, Internet of Things (IoT) and Internet of People (IoP); Social media marketing and consumption, Ethical consumerism and prosocial behaviour, Corporate philanthropy, Fashion marketing and consumption.
Courses & Teaching: MGMT220/320 Introduction to Marketing (undergraduate-level) MGMT441 Marketing Strategy (undergraduate-level) MGMT444 Marketing Research (undergraduate-level) MGMT495 Directed Studies on Fashion Advertising (2012), Digital Consumption and Marketing (2013), Fashion and Cultural Heritage (2014), Family Identity and Consumption (2018) MGMT536B – Enterprise and Innovation (Marketing module) MGMT541 – Applied Research Methods MGMT544A – Applied Project IGS515 Qualitative Methods for Management Research (graduate-level) IGS520A Special Topics on Digital Marketing and Consumption (graduate-level) IGS524 Applied Research Methods (graduate-level)
Mandy Little | Co-op Administrative Assistant | Faculty of Management, Interdisciplinary Co-op Education | mandy.little@ubc.ca | 250.807.9623 | EME 4145
Cynthia Mandelbaum | Associate Director, Industry Partnership & Alumni Development | Faculty of Management | cynthia.mandelbaum@ubc.ca | 250.807.8102 | EME 4145B
Barb Marcolin | Associate Professor | Faculty of Management | barb.marcolin@ubc.ca | 250.807.9637 | EME 4113

Graduate student supervisor


Courses & Teaching: Undergraduate Courses: MGMT 250 Introduction to IT Management MGMT 360 Business Conditions Analysis MGMT 425 Strategic Entrepreneurial Technology
Jana Martin | Lecturer | Faculty of Management | jana.martin@ubc.ca | 250.807.9462 | EME 4101/4161
Christopher Martin | Associate Professor | Economics, Philosophy and Political Science, Education, Faculty of Management, Philosophy | christopher.martin@ubc.ca | 250.807.8427 | EME3159

Graduate student supervisor


Research Interests: Philosophy of education; educational ethics; the aims of higher education; education for democracy
Courses & Teaching: Philosophical Inquiry in Education Controversial Issues in Education Conceptions of Teaching and Learning Policy and Education
Mike McGinty | Adjunct Professor | Faculty of Management | mike.mcginty@ubc.ca
Malida Mooken | Lecturer | Faculty of Management | malida.mooken@ubc.ca | 250.807.9462 | EME 4141
Madeleine Orr | Postdoctoral Research Fellow | Faculty of Management | madeleine.orr@ubc.ca
Mostafa Pazoki | Postdoctoral Research Fellow | Faculty of Management | mostafa.pazoki@ubc.ca
Nathan Pelletier | Assistant Professor | Biology, Faculty of Management | nathan.pelletier@ubc.ca | 250.807.8245 | FIP 340

Graduate student supervisor


Research Interests: Sustainability measurement and management; life cycle thinking; environmental and social life cycle assessment of food, feed and biomass supply chains; resource efficiency; social license and market access; trade-based externalization of environmental and social risk.
Courses & Teaching: Sustainable food systems; sustainability measurement and management; ecological economics.
Jacques-Olivier Pesme | Director, Wine Research Centre | Faculty of Management | jo.pesme@ubc.ca
Monic Pratch | Sessional Lecturer | Faculty of Management | monic.pratch@ubc.ca | 250.807.9462 | EME 4101/4161
Courses & Teaching: MGMT 480 Law and Business
Darryl Reed | Professor | Faculty of Management | darryl.reed@ubc.ca
Meghan Reid | Co-op & Career Coordinator | Faculty of Management, Interdisciplinary Co-op Education | meghan.reid@ubc.ca | 250.807.8235 | EME 4157
Stacey Sandison | Adjunct Professor | Faculty of Management | stacey.sandison@ubc.ca
Sumeet Sekhon | Project Coordinator | Faculty of Management | sumeet.sekhon@ubc.ca | EME 4101
Dawn Sheldon | Marketing & Engagement Project Coordinator | Faculty of Management, Interdisciplinary Co-op Education | dawn.sheldon@ubc.ca | 604.786.0805 | EME 4145
Jamie Snow | Associate Director, Community Relations | Faculty of Management | jamie.snow@ubc.ca | 250.807.9206 | EME 4139
Roger Sugden | Dean; Professor | Faculty of Management | roger.sugden@ubc.ca | 250.807.9462 | EME 4145
Marcela Valania | Research Associate and Senior Manager - Wine Education Programs | Faculty of Management | marcela.valania@ubc.ca | EME 4141
Patrick Vanderburg | Operations and Faculty Assistant | Faculty of Management | patrick.vanderburg@ubc.ca | 250.807.8462 | EME 4145
Paula Verholen | Partner Engagement Advisor | Faculty of Management, Interdisciplinary Co-op Education | paula.verholen@ubc.ca | 250.807.8243 | EME 4157
David Walker | Assistant Professor | Faculty of Management | david.walker@ubc.ca | 250.807.9801 | EME 4105
Courses & Teaching: Undergraduate Courses: MGMT 330 Organizational Behaviour MGMT 411 Human Resource Management MGMT 419k Special Topics in Management – Service Human Resource Management Graduate Courses: MGMT 530 Organizational Behaviour MGMT 533 Human Resources
Norine Webster | Lecturer | Faculty of Management | norine.webster@ubc.ca | 250.807.8847 | EME 4109
Birgit Weischedel | Sessional Lecturer | Faculty of Management | birgit.weischedel@ubc.ca
Sheila Westwell | Lecturer | Faculty of Management | sheila.westwell@ubc.ca | 250.807.9462 | EME 4121
Nigel Whittaker | Adjunct Professor | Faculty of Management | nigel.whittaker@ubc.ca
Ying Zhu | Assistant Professor (Tenure) | Faculty of Management | ying.zhu@ubc.ca | 250.807.9836 | EME 4131

Graduate student supervisor


Research Interests: Dr. Zhu’s primary research interests include digital marketing, branding, consumer behavior, business analytics, and social networks. She has two streams of research: 1) examining the effectiveness of different marketing strategies (e.g., digital marketing, business networks) and the importance of branding (e.g., brand extension) and 2) investigating the impact of technology on consumers and the antecedents and consequences of consumer use of technology (e.g., smartphone addiction).
Nikki Zwaagstra | SE-Change and Special Projects Administrator | Faculty of Management | nikki.zwaagstra@ubc.ca | 250.807.8869 | EME 4145