Contact Us

The History Office is open Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m during the school year.

We are closed for all statutory holidays.

Mailing Address:

History Department
University of British Columbia
Room 1297
1873 East Mall
Vancouver, B.C.
Canada V6T 1Z1

In Person:

12th Floor, Buchanan Tower,
1873 East Mall, UBC Campus.


(We regret that we cannot accept essays or other assignments sent by fax or e-mail. Please use Canada Post or a courier service if you cannot deliver your essay in person.)

Fax no.: 604.822.6658


Phone tree: 604.822.2561
Reception:  604.822.2099

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Department Head
Eagle Glassheim

Associate Head
Joy Dixon

Graduate Chair
John Roosa

Undergraduate Chair
Bradley Miller

Honours Chair
Courtney Booker



Department Administrator
Jocelyn Smith

Graduate Administrator
Jason Wu

Financial Officer
Tuya Ochir

Undergraduate Programme Administrator
Janet Mui

Receptionist and Administrative Support
Timothy Tan

Communications Coordinator
Kathryn Moncur

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Please search for Faculty, Staff, Sessional Lecturers, Emertius Faculty, Post-Doctoral Fellows, and Graduate Students in the Departmental Directory.

** Where no email is available, please contact Timothy Tan, the Departmental Receptionist.