Faculty and Staff

The subject matter expertise of EML faculty across diverse disciplines combined with staff’s knowledge of emerging technology play an essential role in shaping the future of teaching and learning at UBC.

Faculty in Residence

DR. MATTHEW YEDLIN
Applied Science and Machine Learning
Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Faculty of Applied Science

DR. PAUL PICKELL
Emerging Geomatics Technology
Department of Forest Resources Management, Faculty of Forestry

DR. LINDSAY ROGERS
Medical pedagogy and support of projects related to life science and chemistry
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Faculty of Medicine

DR. MELANIE WONG
Emerging Technologies Pedagogies
Department of Language and Literacy Education, Faculty of Education

CHRISTINE D’ONOFRIO
Department of Art History, Visual Art, and Theory

DR. CINDA HEEREN
Computer Science
Associate Head of Undergraduate Affairs and Professor of Teaching, Faculty of Science

Academic Advisors

Dr. Sid Fels
Professor, Human Communication Technologies Laboratory, Lead
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Faculty of Applied Science

Dr. Alan Kingstone
Professor and Distinguished University Scholar,
Department of Psychology, Faculty of Arts

Dr. Joseph Anthony
Associate Dean, Health Professions
Clinical Professor, Department of Physical Therapy
Faculty of Medicine

Dr. Bernie Garret
Associate Professor, School of Nursing
Former Principal Investigator for VR in Pain Control Project

Collaborating Staff

Brian Wilson
Staff Liaison (Former EML Supervisor) | Curriculum Manager, Vantage College

Andrew Wang
Operations Support | Media Specialist, UBC Studios

Lucas Wright
Staff Liaison | Senior Educational Consultant, Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology

Angela Lam
Staff Liaison | Senior Manager, Arts Learning Technology Support, Arts ISIT

Eduardo Rebagliati
Staff Liaison | Learning Technology Specialist, Educational Technology Support (ETS)

Paul Milaire
Staff Liaison | Producer: Technical & Innovation, Educational Technology, Faculty of Medicine

In Memory of
Our late colleague Kirk Karasin, Sr. Media Specialist at UBC Studios and Acting EML Supervisor, who played an important role during the creation of EML.
We will never forget his positive vibe, generosity, and willingness to try new things without fear.
May he rest in peace.


Brian Wilson, Staff Liaison (Former EML Lab Supervisor) | Curriculum Manager, Vantage College
Sharon Hu, Instructional Designer
Robert Shum, EML Staff Developer
Catherine Winters, EML Lab Supervisor