Undergraduate Program Contact and Chair Information

Anthropology

Acting Program Chair: Dr. Michel Bouchard
Administrative Assistant: Kathy Shaw
Telephone: 250-960-5712
Office: Charles J. McCaffray Hall - 3073
Academic Advisor: April Tod

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Program Co-Chairs: Dr. Todd Whitcombe and Dr. Ken Otter
Administrative Assistant: Nicole Legault
Telephone: 250-960-6250
Office: Teaching Laboratory - 8-441
Academic Advisor: Shannon MacKay

Biology

Acting Program Chair: Dr. Ken Otter                                                         
Administrative Assistant: Claudia Barreira
Telephone: 250-960-6664
Office: Teaching Laboratory 8-249
Academic Advisor: Emily Gadzala

School of Business (Commerce)

Program Chair: Dr. Sungchul Choi
Administrative Assistant: Jennifer Sumner
Telephone: 250-960-5705  
Office: Teaching and Learning Building - 10-4526
Academic Advisor: Tania Da Silva

Chemistry

Program Chair: Dr. Todd Whitcombe
Administrative Assistant: Nicole Legault
Telephone: 250-960-6250
Office: Teaching Laboratory - 8-441
Academic Advisor: Shannon MacKay

Computer Science

Acting Program Chair: Dr. Liang Chen
Administrative Assistant: Marva Byfield
Telephone: 250-960-6490
Office: Teaching and Learning Building - 10-2074
Academic Advisor: Shannon MacKay

Conservation Science and Practice

Acting Program Chair: Dr. Ken Otter
Administrative Assistant: Claudia Barreira
Telephone: 250-960-6664
Office: Teaching Laboratory - 8-249
Academic Advisor: Emily Gadzala

Economics

Program Chair: Dr. Jalil Safaei
Administrative Assistant: Kathy Shaw
Telephone: 250-960-5712
Office: Charles J. McCaffray Hall - 3073
Academic Advisor: Tania Da Silva

Education

Acting Program Chair: Dr. Tina Fraser
Administrative Assistant: Sheila Iwanciwski
Telephone: 250-960-6493
Office: Teaching and Learning Building - 10-4014
Academic Advisor: Carol Fedyk

English

Program Chair: Dr. Karin Beeler
Administrative Assistant: Kathy Shaw
Telephone: 250-960-5712
Office: Charles J. McCaffray Hall - 3073
Academic Advisor: April Tod

Engineering

Program Chair: Dr. Mauricio Dziedzic
Administrative Assistant: Debby Foster
Telephone: 250-960-6250
Office: Teaching and Learning Building - 10-2514
Academic Advisor: Shannon MacKay

Environmental Planning

Program Chair: Dr. Tara Lynne Clapp
Administrative Assistant: Janice MacKay
Telephone: 250-960-6173
Office: Teaching and Learning Building - 10-3066
Academic Advisor: Emily Gadzala

Environmental Science

Acting Program Chair: Dr. Gail Fondahl
Administrative Assistant: Michelle Keen
Telephone: 250-960-6250
Office: Teaching Laboratory - 8-441
Academic Advisor: Emily Gadzala

Environmental and Sustainability Studies

Program Chair: Dr. Tara Lynne Clapp
Administrative Assistant: Janice MacKay
Telephone: 250-960-6173
Office: Teaching and Learning Building - 10-3064
Academic Advisor: Emily Gadzala

First Nations Studies

Program Chair: Dr. Daniel Sims
Administrative Assistant: Gina MacDonald
Telephone: 250-960-5595
Office: Charles J. McCaffray Hall - 3009
Academic Advisor: April Tod

Forest Ecology and Management

Acting Program Chair: Dr. Ken Otter
Administrative Assistant: Claudia Barreira
Telephone: 250-960-6664
Office: Teaching Laboratory - 8-249
Academic Advisor: Emily Gadzala

Geography

Acting Program Chair: Dr. Gail Fondahl
Administrative Assistant: Michelle Keen
Telephone: 250-960-5832
Office: Teaching Laboratory - 8-149
Academic Advisor: Emily Gadzala

Global and International Studies

Program Chair: Dr. Jacqueline Holler
Administrative Assistant: Selina Ross
Telephone: 250-960-6668
Office: Charles J. McCaffray Hall - 3007
Academic Advisor: April Tod

Health Sciences

Program Chair: Dr. Jalil Safaei
Administrative Assistant: Amanda England
Telephone: 250-960-6483
Office: Teaching and Learning Building - 10-3520
Academic Advisor: Carol Fedyk

History

Program Chair: Dr. Dana Wessell Lightfoot
Administrative Assistant: Gina MacDonald
Telephone: 250-960-5595
Office: Charles J. McCaffray Hall - 3009
Academic Advisor: April Tod

Mathematics and Statistics

Program Chair: Dr. Jennifer Hyndman
Administrative Assistant: Marva Byfield
Telephone: 250-960-6490
Office: Teaching and Learning Building - 10-2074
Academic Advisor: Shannon MacKay

Nature-Based Tourism Management

Acting Program Chair: Dr. Ken Otter
Administrative Assistant: Claudia Barreira
Telephone: 250-960-6664
Office: Teaching Laboratory - 8-249
Academic Advisor: Emily Gadzala

Northern Studies

Program Coordinator: Dr. Gary Wilson
Administrative Assistant: Selina Ross
Telephone: 250-960-6668
Office: Charles J. McCaffray Hall - 3007
Academic Advisor: April Tod

Nursing

Interim Program Chair: Dr. Caroline Sanders
Administrative Assistant: Cheryl King (on leave)
Telephone: 250-960-6309
Office: Teaching and Learning Building - 10-1584
Academic Advisor: Colleen Norish
Email: ncbnpadvising@unbc.ca

Physics

Program Chair: Dr. Erik Jensen
Administrative Assistant: Marva Byfield
Telephone: 250-960-6490
Office: Teaching and Learning Building - 10-2074
Academic Advisor: Shannon MacKay

Political Science

Program Chair: Dr. Gary Wilson
Administrative Assistant: Selina Ross
Telephone: 250-960-6668
Office: Charles J. McCaffray Hall - 3007
Academic Advisor: April Tod

Psychology

Program Chair: Dr. Paul Siakaluk
Administrative Assistant: Sandra Leson
Telephone: 250-960-6666
Office: Teaching and Learning Building - 10-3538
Academic Advisor: Carol Fedyk

Social Work

Acting Program Chair: Dr. Joanna Pierce
Administrative Assistant: Sandra Rathjen
Administrative Assistant: Christine Plumridge
Administrative Assistant (MSW): Cathy King
Telephone: 250-960-6629
Office: Teaching and Learning Building - 10-2576
Field Education Coordinator: Lisa Kyle
Academic Advisor: April Tod

Wildlife and Fisheries

Acting Program Chair: Dr. Ken Otter
Administrative Assistant: Claudia Barreira
Telephone: 250-960-6664
Office: Teaching Laboratory - 8-249
Academic Advisor: Emily Gadzala

Women's and Gender Studies

Program Chair: Dr. Jacqueline Holler
Administrative Assistant: Selina Ross
Telephone: 250-960-6668
Office: Charles J. McCaffray Hall - 3007
Academic Advisor: April Tod

Faculty of Business and Economics

Dean: Dr. Ronald Camp II
Administrative Assistant: Debby Foster
Telephone: 250-960-6250
Office: Teaching and Learning Building - 10-2514

Faculty of Environment

Interim Dean: Dr. Ian Hartley
Administrative Assistant: Shelley Bryant
Telephone: 250-960-5830
Office: Teaching Laboratory - 8-431

Faculty of Human and Health Sciences

Interim Dean: Dr. Ronald Camp II
Administrative Assistant: Amanda England
Telephone: 250-960-6483
Office: Teaching and Learning Building - 10-3520

Faculty of Indigenous Studies, Social Sciences and Humanities

Dean: Dr. Kriston Rennie
Administrative Coordinator: Debbie Price
Telephone: 250-960-5822
Office: Charles J. McCaffray Hall - 3013

Faculty of Science and Engineering

Dean: Dr. Deborah Roberts
Administrative Assistant: Marva Byfield
Telephone: 250-960-6490
Office: Teaching and Learning Building - 10-2074