VIU Scholarship, Research, and Creative Activity

Research and Innovation Chairs

Canada Research Chairs

Dr. Timothy J. Green- (Tier 2) Canada Research Chair in Shellfish Health and Genomics and Professor in Fisheries and Aquaculture, Faculty of Science and Technology.

Dr. Amanda C. Wager - (Tier 2) Canada Research Chair Canada Research Chair in Community -Based Research and Professor in Education, Faculty of Education. 

Dr. Whitney Wood - (Tier 2) Canada Research Chair Canada Research Chair in the Historical Dimensions of Women's Health and Professor in History, Faculty of Arts and Humanities.

Dr. Sean Sloan - (Tier 2) Canada Research Chair in the Human Dimensions of Sustainability and Resilience and Professor in Geography, Faculty of Arts and Humanities.

BC Regional Innovation Chairs

Danielle Alphonse is the British Columbia Regional Innovation Chair in Aboriginal Early Childhood Development and Professor of Early Childhood Education.

Dr. Patrick Brouder is the British Columbia Regional Innovation Chair in Tourism and Sustainable Rural Development and Professor in Recreation and Tourism Management.

Vacant Research Chairs

None at this time