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Every role contributes to the future of our university. Get to know the people who make UBC. Share your voice and help shape our university into the place you want it to be. It is yours.

Get to know your colleagues

Find out what your colleagues across UBC are working on – both at UBC and beyond.

Featured Colleagues
Chelsea Himsworth describes herself as an odd duck at UBC. That is because not only is she a full-time employee of the BC Ministry of Agriculture, but she also conducts UBC teaching and research through a partner track faculty appointment with the UBC Faculty of Medicine’s School of Population and Public Health.

Working in Abbotsford, Chelsea is a practicing veterinary pathologist and the leader of Veterinary Science and Diagnostics at the Ministry’s Animal Health Centre. On top of that, she wears a third hat as the BC Regional Director of the Canadian Wildlife Health Cooperative.

Wearing these different hats has presented Chelsea with important opportunities to apply and contribute to promoting the value of ‘one health’ — a collaborative, trans-disciplinary approach that recognizes we will all do better by looking at the earth as an ecosystem that people, animals and plants all share and are increasingly impacting each other within it. (more…)

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Get to know UBC’s senior leadership

One-on-one with Ananya Mukherjee Reed
Dr. Ananya Mukherjee Reed is Provost and Vice-President, Academic, at UBC Okanagan. Learn more about Ananya, her appreciation for sharp and spontaneous wit, why she believes in a boldness of vision and creating a sense of possibility, and what inspired her to take on the role of Provost at UBC Okanagan.

Have your say

Whether you have a question for the President, suggestions for new ways of working, or would like to join a faculty and staff survey panel, there are a number of ways you can have your say.