Associate Deans, Research

The Committee of the Associate Deans of Research represents each UBC faculty and college on the Vancouver campus and is chaired by the Vice-President, Research & Innovation.

The committee serves as a vehicle for notifying the research community about new research initiatives from the Vice-President, Research & Innovation Office as well as from external sources.

Its mandate is to implement UBC's research strategy, provide advice on issues affecting the research performance of faculty, and foster enhanced research activity.

The committee meets four times a year.

Applied Science 
Walter Mérida 604-822-4189

Brett Eaton 604-822-4074

Contact Dentistry Deans Office  604-822-3567

Patsy Duff 604 822-5513

Sally Aitken 604–822–6020

Graduate Studies
Julien Dierkes (interim) 604 822-8889

Land and Food Systems
David Kitts 604-822-5560

Graham Reynolds 604-822 5559

Rob McMaster 604-875-5641

Pharmaceutical Sciences 
Larry Lynd 604-827-3397 

Sauder School of Business
Mahesh Nagarajan 604-822-8360

Mark MacLachlan 604-822-3070  


Leadership at UBC-affiliated Research Institutes

UBC is affiliated with provincial health research institutes in which much of UBC's health research and teaching is conducted. The Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute at Vancouver General Hospital is operated by Vancouver Coastal Health; the Providence Health Care Research Institute at St. Paul's Hospital is operated by Providence Health Care. UBC Hospital is also operated by Vancouver Coastal Health.

BC Cancer Agency
Francois Bénard 

BC Centre for Disease Control
David Patrick

BC Children's Hospital Research Institute
Wyeth Wasserman

Providence Health Care Research Institute
Donald Sin

Provicial Health Services Authority
Ellen Chesney

Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute

David Granville 

Women's Health Research Institute
Lori Brotto