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  • Carole Miller
    UBCO
    26 September, 2022 | 30-second bio | Faculty & Staff

    30-second bio: Carole Miller

    Carole is an accounts payable specialist at UBC Okanagan. Learn more about why she enjoys educating people about finance, how her newest family member fills her heart with joy, and what she loves about working from the Okanagan campus.

  • Akshay Kumar Bharatha
    UBCV
    6 September, 2022 | 30-second bio | Faculty & Staff

    30-second bio: Akshay Kumar Bharatha

    Akshay is a human resources administrative clerk, and can be found working at the Access desk on the Vancouver campus. Find out what he believes is the best thing about working at UBC.

  • Anirudh Asuri Mukundan
    UBCV
    8 August, 2022 | 30-second bio | Faculty & Staff

    30-second bio: Anirudh Asuri Mukundan

    As a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Mathematics at UBC Vancouver, Anirudh develops numerical methods to understand human blood flow. Find out why he believes he received the best advice from his PhD advisor.

  • Johannah May Black
    UBCO
    11 July, 2022 | 30-second bio | Faculty & Staff

    30-second bio: Johannah May Black

    As an educator in the Sexual Violence Prevention and Response Office at UBC Okanagan, Johannah creates resources, develops curriculum, facilitates workshops and more. Find out why she encourages others to try out her newest hobby – roller skating.

  • Mehwish Anwer
    UBCV
    30 May, 2022 | 30-second bio | Faculty & Staff

    30-second bio: Mehwish Anwer

    Mehwish is a postdoctoral research fellow at the Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health. Find out why her favourite quote is by Marie Skłodowska-Curie: "Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less."

  • Angelina Tagliafierro
    UBCV
    3 May, 2022 | 30-second bio | Faculty & Staff

    30-second bio: Angelina Tagliafierro

    Angelina is a Communications and Marketing Strategist in the Faculty of Arts. Find out which character trait she believes allows a person to be a better communicator, colleague, and citizen.

  • Jacqueline Ashby
    UBCV
    28 March, 2022 | 30-second bio | Faculty & Staff

    30-second bio: Jacqueline Ashby

    Jacqueline advises on faculty development, assessment/evaluation, and curriculum at the Family Medicine Residency Program in Abbotsford. What does she think is the greatest question ever asked?

  • David Gramling
    UBCV
    14 March, 2022 | 30-second bio | Faculty & Staff

    30-second bio: David Gramling

    David is a professor and head of the Central, Eastern, and Northern European Studies department. Find out why he goes paddle boarding before challenging work engagements.

  • Mauricio Coronel
    UBCV
    28 February, 2022 | 30-second bio | Faculty & Staff

    30-second bio: Mauricio Coronel

    Mauricio is a postdoctoral researcher in the School of Nursing, and focuses on health interventions and strategies to improve the physical and mental wellbeing of vulnerable youth.

  • Paul Kwon
    UBCV
    7 February, 2022 | 30-second bio | Faculty & Staff

    30-second bio: Paul Kwon

    Paul Kwon is a finance manager at UBC Vancouver. Learn more about why his favourite quote is "Happiness is good health and a bad memory."

  • Caroline Sutton
    UBCV
    13 December, 2021 | 30-second bio | Faculty & Staff

    30-second bio: Caroline Sutton

    Through her work as the HeadsUpGuys Toolkit Coordinator, Caroline supports men in their fight against depression. Find out why she believes empathy is a powerful tool, and what she does to support her own mental and physical health.

  • Patricia Moura
    UBCV
    29 November, 2021 | 30-second bio | Faculty & Staff

    30-second bio: Patricia Moura

    As a Senior Business Analyst, Patricia shares operational, tactical, strategic, and regulatory reports in Workday with analytics teams across UBC. Find out why her favourite quote is: "The beauty is not making things perfect. It's making imperfect things work."

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