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.

Staff

SAEED DYANATKAR
Executive Producer/Sr. Manager,
UBC Studios & Emerging Media Lab
604 822 1816, saeed.dyanatkar@ubc.ca

MARYANN KEMPTHORNE
Lab Supervisor
maryann.kempthorne@ubc.ca

DANIEL LINDENBERGER
Emerging Media Expert

SLOANE MADDEN
Lab Coordinator

FREDERIK SVENDSEN
Software Developer

ANUSHKA SHARMA
3D/UX Design Generalist

TIFFANY LEE
MarComm Assistant

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