Scholarship of Teaching & Learning

The Department of Botany includes several faculty members whose primary mission is to enhance teaching and learning at UBC:

  Craig Berezowsky Genetics
  Greg Bole Evolution
  Liane Chen
Cellular and Molecular Biology
  Sunita Chowrira
Plant Biochemistry
  Brett Couch Mycology and General Biology
  Shona Ellis Plant Taxonomy: Ferns & Mosses
  Michael W. Hawkes Phycology
  Pam Kalas Genetics, Epigenetics and Developmental Biology
  Jennifer Klenz
  Celeste Leander
Gateway programs (Biology): Science One and Coordinated Sciences
  Kathy Nomme General Biology
  Santokh Singh Plant Physiology
  Kathryn Zeiler Cellular and Molecular Biology

The Department of Botany is actively involved in the following programs designed to enhance teaching and learning at UBC:


Centre for Teaching, Learning, and Technology (CTLT)

Carl Wieman Science Education Initiative (CWSEI)

Life-Sciences Carl Wieman Science Education Initiative

Biology Program

Science Centre for Learning and Teaching - Skylight

The following list contains miscellaneous resources for instructers:

  Procedures for peer evaluation of teaching