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
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; Disciplinary education; art-based research; disabled practitioners;; Disabled students;; diversifying health and human service professions; Justice and equity in health 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; Water quality 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