Faculty

Research Interests Email/Phone Office

Courtney Booker

Early medieval Europe, Historiography, Rhetoric, narrative, and hermeneutics, Literary and textual criticism, Latin philology, Codicology, transmission of texts, and intertextuality, Drama and performativity, Political theology and l'augustinisme politique, Medievalism cbooker@mail.ubc.ca

(604) 822-6480
Buchanan Tower
1873 East Mall Room 1202
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Robert Brain

History of Science, Technology, and Medicine, Modern European Cultural and Intellectual History rbrain@mail.ubc.ca

(604) 822-5409
Buchanan Tower
1873 East Mall Room 1101
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Alejandra Bronfman

20th century Caribbean and Latin America, imperial and transnational history, violence and the production of knowledge, histories of race, broadcasting, wireless, sound, listening and politics alejandra.bronfman@ubc.ca

(604) 822-5163
1121 Buchanan Tower
1873 East Mall
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Tim Brook

social and cultural history of the Ming dynasty (1368-1644), the Japanese occupation of China during World War Two, historical perspectives on world history and human rights tim.brook@ubc.ca

(604) 822-5192
Buchanan Tower
1873 East Mall Room 1117
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Jeffrey James Byrne

International history, Empire and Decolonisation, Cold War, Revolutionary movements, North Africa/Maghreb, Modern Middle East, Modern Africa jeffrey.byrne@ubc.ca

(604) 822-5194
Buchanan Tower
1873 East Mall Room 1203
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Timothy Cheek

20th century Chinese history, the history of the Chinese Communist Party, the role of intellectuals in public life in China t.cheek@ubc.ca

(604) 822-6206
Choi Building
1855 West Mall Room 276
V6T1Z2 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Joy Dixon

History of gender, sexuality, and the body, history of religion, history of the social and human sciences , history of empire joy.dixon@ubc.ca

(604) 822-5748

Michel Ducharme

British North American Colonies (1749-1873), Canada and the Atlantic World, History of Québec, SSHRC 2008-2011: Pour une histoire du concept de liberté au Canada-Uni (1837-1867)(19th- 20th century) michel.ducharme@ubc.ca

(604) 822-5642
Buchanan Tower
1873 East Mall Room 1104
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Bill French

Latin American history, Mexican history (19th and 20th century), Labour and social history, Working class culture, Gender wfrench@mail.ubc.ca

(604) 822-5706
Buchanan Tower
1873 East Mall Room 1123
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Christopher Friedrichs

Early modern European urban and social history, German history 1500-1800, German Jewish history, social history of the Reformation, early modern world history crf@mail.ubc.ca

(604) 822-4010
Buchanan Tower
1873 East Mall Room 1119
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Eagle Glassheim

History of East/Central Europe, The Habsburgs, modern Germany, environmental history eagle.g@ubc.ca

(604) 822-4101
Buchanan Tower
1873 East Mall Room 1221
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Anne Gorsuch

Soviet Union, Tourism, Cultural exchange and global encounter, Global Sixties, Cuba, Youth gorsuch@mail.ubc.ca

(604) 822-5151
Office of the President
7th Floor | Walter C. Koerner Library 1958 Main Mall
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Laura Ishiguro

British Columbia, the British Empire, comparative histories of empire and settler colonialism, migration and mobility, family and intimacy, Canada and the Pacific world laura.ishiguro@ubc.ca

(604) 822-5174
Buchanan Tower
1873 East Mall Room 1110
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Alexei Kojevnikov

History of Modern Science, especially Physics, Science, Society, and Culture, Russian and Soviet History, Nuclear History and the Cold War anikov@mail.ubc.ca

(604) 827-3561
Buchanan Tower
1873 East Mall Room 1226
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Paul Krause

krause@mail.ubc.ca

(604) 822-5168
Buchanan Tower
1873 East Mall Room 1122
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Steven Hugh Lee

Cold War International History, Empire, Social and Political History of Conflict and Violence stevenhl@mail.ubc.ca

(604) 822-5164
Buchanan Tower
#1224, 1873 East Mall (Office hrs. in Liu Inst. #309)
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Tina Loo

Environmental History of Canada tina.loo@ubc.ca

(604) 827-3560
Buchanan Tower
1873 East Mall Room 1216
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Tara Mayer

Colonial South Asian history, Constructions of Britishness, Indo-European commodity exchanges, Clothing and other forms of material culture, Orientalist portraiture, Empire and aesthetic influence tara.mayer@ubc.ca

(604) 822-5193
Buchanan Tower
1873 East Mall Room 1201
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Richard Menkis

Modern Jewish history, Canada, Ethnicity and historical memory, Religion and society, Antisemitism, Responses to the Holocaust menkis@mail.ubc.ca

(604) 822-1374
Buchanan C - Room 223
1866 Main Mall
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Bradley Miller

Law and legal history, state formation, political history, Canada brmiller@mail.ubc.ca

(604) 822-6307
Buchanan Tower
1873 East Mall Rm. 1105
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Tamara Myers

History of Children and Youth, Gender/Women's History, History of Crime and Delinquency, History of Adolescence and the Family, Quebec/Canada tamara.myers@ubc.ca

(604) 822-5161
Buchanan Tower
1873 East Mall Room 1118
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Carla Nappi

Multilingualism and translation in early modern China, Medicine, healing and embodiment, Manchu, Tibetan, Islamic, and Mongolian natural history and medicine in the Ming and Qing, Identification and resemblance in history, Historical epistemology carla.nappi@ubc.ca

(778) 994-1332
Buchanan Tower
1873 East Mall Room 1109
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Leslie Paris

Modern American social and cultural history, childhood and youth, gender and sexuality, popular culture leslie.paris@ubc.ca

(604) 822-8810
Buchanan Tower
1873 East Mall Room 1228
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Glen Peterson

China glpeters@mail.ubc.ca

(604) 822-5177
Buchanan Tower
1873 East Mall Room 1120
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Sebastian R. Prange

History of pre-modern South Asia with a focus on trans-oceanic networks s.prange@ubc.ca

(604) 822-6152
Buchanan Tower
1873 East Mall Room 1227
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Paige Raibmon

Indigenous people and colonialism, Life writing and life history praibmon@mail.ubc.ca

(604) 822-5166
Buchanan Tower
1873 East Mall Room 1220
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

John Roosa

Southeast Asia, Nationalism, Imperialism, Oral history, Human rights jroosa@mail.ubc.ca

(604) 822-5175
Buchanan Tower
1873 East Mall Room 1115
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Leo Shin

Later Imperial China leo.shin@ubc.ca

(604) 822-5167
Buchanan Tower
1873 East Mall Room 1223
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Arlene Sindelar

medieval legal and social history, the history of women and the family, medieval English common law and legal profession, relationships under common law arlene.sindelar@ubc.ca

(604) 822-5162
Office Hours M & W 3-5 pm starting in September
Buchanan Tower Room 1103 1873 East Mall
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Coll Thrush

Indigenous, colonial and Atlantic, Northwest Coast and Pacific, environmental, place-based histories coll.thrush@ubc.ca

(604) 827-3623
Buchanan Tower
1873 East Mall Room 1205
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Daniel Vickers

Early America, social history of seafaring, work and economic culture daniel.vickers@ubc.ca

(604) 822-5178
Buchanan Tower
1873 East Mall Room 1225
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Jessica Wang

U.S. history, 19th and 20th centuries, history of science and medicine , political and intellectual history, social and urban history, U.S. international history jessica.wang@ubc.ca

(604) 822-6155
Buchanan Tower
1873 East Mall Room 1219
V6T1Z1 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Henry Yu

Global Vancouver, Trans-Pacific migration, American intellectual history, Asian Canadian and Asian American history, Race and immigration, Social Science and Social Theory in US and Europe, Public History and History Education henry.yu@ubc.ca

(778) 895-5088
St. John's College
2111 Lower Mall Principal's Office
V6T1Z4 Vancouver, BC
Canada