Research-Based Theatre Collaborative

This UBC Research-Based Theatre collaborative builds out of a growing interest from researchers across disciplines to employ creative means of knowledge exchange with stakeholders, communities, and other researchers. Through careful and ethical presentations of dramatized data, Research-Based Theatre catalyzes dialogue towards positive change through interactive engagement with diverse audiences and communities.


Affiliated UBC Faculty & Postdocs

Name Role Research Interests
Belliveau, George Faculty (G+PS eligible/member) Theatre; Arts-based research; Drama Education; Research-based Theatre; Interdisciplinary Arts
Charles, Grant Faculty (G+PS eligible/member) Psychosocial oncology, intellectual disabilities, family interventions and at risk youth
Jarus, Tal Faculty (G+PS eligible/member) Occupational therapy; Rehabilitation medicine; art-based research; disabled practitioners;; Disabled students;; diversifying health and human service professions
LeBaron, Michelle Faculty (G+PS eligible/member) law, dispute resolution, conflict resolution, community conflict, cross-cultural conflict resolution, Cross-cultural Conflict Resolution, Law, Legal Culture and Conflict Resolution, Conflict across Worldview Differences, Creativity and Conflict, Gender and Conflict, Religion and Conflict, Teaching Innovation and Effective Teaching and Learning
Mohseni, Madjid Faculty (G+PS eligible/member) Chemical engineering; Drinking Water; Chemical Pollutants; Used Water; Clean Technologies; Advanced oxidation; Drinking water quality and treatment; Electrochemical water treatment processes; UV based water purification and treatment; Water re-use
Murphy, Anne Faculty (G+PS eligible/member) Asian history; Arts and Cultural Traditions; Religion; Literary or Artistic Work Analysis; Philosophy, History and Comparative Studies; cultural history; Early Modern Studies; Punjabi Studies; South Asian Studies
Oliffe, John Faculty (G+PS eligible/member) Care; Sociology and related studies; Men's Health Promotion; Male Depression and Suicide; Psychosocial Prostate Cancer Care; Smoking Cessation
Pratt, Geraldine Faculty (G+PS eligible/member) Feminist Geographies
Sharon, Rena Faculty (G+PS eligible/member) chamber music and conflict resolution, art song / lieder, young artist experience summer camp
Stack, Michelle Faculty (G+PS eligible/member) Educational policy; Specialized studies in education; Adult Education and Continuing Education; Educational Context; Knowledge translation; Media and Society; media education; social justice and equity; student engagement; university rankings
Turpel-Lafond, Mary Ellen Faculty (G+PS eligible/member) Aboriginal Issues; Indigenous Politics; Justice; Law; Political Science; Children and youth issues; Indigenous peoples including human and legal rights; Reconciliation; Constitutional law; Criminal law and youth criminal justice; Advocacy and Indian residential schools