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Faculty Research interests
Fred BrauerMathematical epidemiology, population biology, and dynamical systems

Daniel CoombsTheoretical immunology, cell-surface receptor kinetics, biological filament dynamics

Eric CytrynbaumDynamics of cell division, geometry sensing and cytoskeleton pattern formation; excitable media

Khanh Dao DucModelling and data analysis of gene expression and translation.

Michael DoebeliEcology and Evolution, sympatric speciation, controlling chaos

James FengCellular mechanics, cytoskeletal remodeling, tissue mechanics and morphogenesis

Christoph HauertEvolutionary game theory, structured populations, cooperation, reward and punishment

Leah KeshetCytoskeleton and actin dynamics, swarming and aggregation behaviour in animal societies

Yue-Xian LiCalcium dynamics, signal transduction in cells, biophysics, neuroscience

Geoff SchiebingerStochastic processes in developmental biology and cellular reprogramming, optimal transport.

Rebecca TysonMathematical Modelling in Spatial Ecology
Note: Prof. Tyson is at the Okanagan campus.

Emeritus FacultyResearch interests
Colin ClarkBehavioral ecology and economics of natural resources
Donald Ludwig Resource management, ecology, conservation
Robert Miura Electrical activity in excitable cells, nonlinear dynamics of cell models

Postdoctoral FellowsResearch interests
Andreas ButtenschoenCell motion
Claire GuerrierNeurobiology
Michael IrvineEpidemiology, Bayesian statistics
Lisanne RensTissue mechanics, cell motility
Lucas Wardilorigin and dynamics of social networks

PhD StudentsResearch interestsSupervisor
Catherine ByrneViral dynamicsGantt (Micro+Immuno)/Coombs
William CarlquistModels of Min protein dynamicsCytrynbaum
Jummy DavidMathematical epidemiologyBrauer
Rebeca Cardim FalcaoImmune cell receptor trackingCoombs
Alejandra Herrera-ReyesHIV and SIV infection modelsCoombs
Sarafa IyaniwuraWard/Coombs
Alastair Jamieson-LaneCytrynbaum
Hildur KnutsdottirKeshet
Stilianos LoucaEvolution, Speciation, Biodiversity and ExtinctionDoebeli
Kelly PatonExcitable media and cardiac electrophysiologyCytrynbaum
Joshua Scurllcell signallingCoombs
Tenghu WuModeling of malaria-infected red cellsJames Feng
Cole Zmurchokaggregation and collective movementKeshet
MSc StudentsResearch interestsSupervisor
Felix FunkHauert
Yue Liucell motilityKeshet

Alumni SupervisorDegreeYearAfter UBC...
Fan BaiFred BrauerPhD2016NSF postdoc at Texas Tech University
Catherine ByrneCoombsMSc2016PhD student, UBC
Jia GuoLi/Ward, NagataPhD2016Postdoc, U. of Minnesota
Sarafa IyaniwuraCoombsMSc2016PhD student
Alexander McAvoyHauertPhD2016
Jummy DavidBrauerMSc2015
Bernhard KonradCoombsPhD2015Google
Will ThompsonKuskePhD2015
Meghan DutotKeshetMSc2014
Rebecca HillerCytrynbaumMSc2014Faculty, West Valley College
Alastair Jamieson-LaneHauertMSc2014PhD program
Florence DebarreDoebeliPDF2013Faculty, University of Exeter
Wes MaciejewskiHauertPDF2013CWSEI
Jessica ConwayCoombsPDF2012PDF, Los Alamos National Lab
Raibatak (Dodo) DasCoombsPDF2012Faculty, UC Denver
Monica Delgado-CarrilloCoombsMSc2012
Joel HeathKeshetPDF2012University of Washington (?)
Alejandra Herrera-ReyesCoombsMSc2012PhD program
William (Bill) HolmesKeshetPDF2012University of Melbourne
Yana NecWard/CoombsPDF2012Faculty, U. New Brunswick
Nessy TaniaKeshetPDF2012Faculty, Smith College
Qiming WangJames FengPDF2012York University
Mark ZajacKeshetPDF2012University of Arkansas
Joshua ZukewichHauert/DoebeliMSc2012
Venu KurellaCoombsMSc2011
Ben VanderleiKeshetPDF2011Faculty, University of the Fraser Valley
Jun AllardCytrynbaumPhD2010U. of California, Davis (PDF)
Jennifer MorrisonCoombsMSc2010SFU, education
Peter BorowskiCytrynbaum/KuskePDF2009
Stewart ChangCoombsPDF2009Postdoc, U. of Washington
Alexandra (Sasha) JilkineKeshetPhD2009Faculty, Notre Dame
Ryan LukemanKeshet/LiPhD2009St. Francis Xavier University (faculty)
Sandra MerchantNagataPhD2009
Erin ProskKeshetMSc2009
Na YuLi/KuskePhD2009University of Ottawa (PDF)
Omer DushekCoombsPhD2008Oxford University (PDF)
Patrick FletcherLi/CytrynbaumMSc2008Florida State University (PhD)
Adriana DawesKeshetPhD2006Faculty, Ohio State U
Sydney Pachmann Balmforth/CoombsM.Sc.2008Vista Projects (Calgary)
Anmar KhadraKeshet/LiPDF2008Faculty, McGill University
Yoichiro MoriKeshetPDF2008Faculty, University of Minnesota
James BaileyCoombs/KeshetM.Sc.2008
Toby Elmhirst M. Doebeli PDF2007ARC Centre of Excellence - Coral Reef Studies
Daniel Olmos B. ShizgalPh.D.2007Faculty, Universidad de Sonora
Christine YangF. BrauerM.Sc.2007Math Education, Harvard
Lin WangF. Brauer PDF2007University of New Brunswick
Colleen BallD. CoombsM.Sc.2006Technical Systems Testing
Adriana DawesL. KeshetPh.D.2006Faculty, Ohio State University
Stefan Reinker E Puil, R MiuraPh.D.2004Novartis
Eunha Shim F. Brauer M.Sc. 2004 Yale University (PDF with Alison Galvani)
Merchant, SandraM. DoebeliM.Sc. 2003 UBC (Ph.D.)
Luca, MagdalenaL. KeshetPh.D.2002Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Norris, AmyL. KeshetM.Sc.2002McGill University and Genome Quebec Innovation Centre
Iron, David R. Miura, M. WardPh.D.2001Faculty, Dalhousie (Math)
Glover, CliveJ. PiretM.Sc.2001
Anderies, J. Marty C. Clark Ph.D. 1998 Faculty, Arizona State University
Enns-Ruttan, JenniferR. MiuraPh.D.1998 
Spiros, Athan
L. KeshetPh.D.1998In Silico Biosciences, Inc.
Thiara, RajpalR. MiuraM.Sc.1998
Dai, Long XiangR. MiuraPh.D.1997
Watmough, JamesL. KeshetPh.D.1996Faculty, Univ. of New Brunswick
Orchard, JeffW. Nagata, L. HarrisonM.Sc.1996
Civelekoglu, GulL. KeshetPh.D.1995Univ. of California, Davis
De Vries, GerdaR. MiuraPh.D.1995Faculty, Univ. of Alberta
Mogilner, AlexL. KeshetPh.D.1995Faculty, Univ. of California, Davis
Van Coller, LynnD. LudwigPh.D.1995Math Finance (S. Africa Bank)
Royer, SophieG. HoffmannM.Sc.1993
Beukema, Sarah J.D. Ludwig, J. MyersM.Sc.1992ESSA Technologies Ltd.
Foster, ToniR. MiuraM.Sc.1992 
Omielan, JohnC. ClarkM.Sc.1991 
Mah, ChristopherR. MiuraPh.D.1989
Mangel, MarcD. LudwigPh.D.1977Univ. of California, Santa Cruz
Reed, WilliamC. ClarkPh.D.1975Faculty, Univ. of Victoria