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Manager, Student ExperienceView Profile
Barbara Wang is the Manager, Student Experience at the Allard School of Law. She manages the implementation and delivery of student support for legal clinics, moots, and exchange opportunities. She develops programs to enhance student experience and provides academic and personal support to J.D. students. Barbara has a B.A. (Psychology) from the University of British Columbia and a J.D. from the Allard School of Law.
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Professor (Emeritus)View Profile
Joseph Weiler is Professor at the Allard School of Law, UBC in Vancouver. He earned his BA with Honors at the University of Toronto in 1969, his LLB at Osgoode Hall Law School, York University in 1972 and his LLM at the University of California, Berkeley School of Law in 1974. He joined the law school at UBC in 1974, first as Assistant Professor and then was promoted to Associate Professor and became a Full Professor in 1987.
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Associate Professor Emeritus
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Before he joined the Allard School of Law in 1970, Steve Wexler was staff counsel at the National Welfare Rights Organization in Washington, D.C. His major academic interest is legal philosophy, particularly the work of Aristotle. Professor Wexler's own philosophical work is extremely eclectic. He has written about practicing law for poor people, the relationship of law and morals, the extent to which law is a rational activity and the centrality of burden of proof to legal thought.
Canada Research Chair in Law, Society and Sustainability, Director of the Centre for Law and the EnvironmentView Profile
Professor Stepan Wood’s research relates to sustainability, globalization, transnational governance, voluntary environmental standards, climate change, environmental law, corporate social responsibility and social justice. He holds the Canada Research Chair in Law, Society and Sustainability at the Allard School of Law, University of British Columbia, where he also directs the Centre for Law & the Environment.
- Centre for Law and the Environment
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Heidi is the Communications Manager.
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Director, Administration and OperationsView Profile
Yanny oversees all human resources for staff and supports the Dean in relation to faculty hiring, leaves, and appointments. She is also responsible for the health and safety program (JOHSC), building facilities, and overall administration at the law school.
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Prior to joining the Allard School of Law in 1992, Claire Young practiced law with the Alberta Attorney-General's department for several years and taught law at the University of Western Ontario from 1984-1992.She is the co-author of two books and the author of numerous articles on tax law and policy. Her other research interests include feminist legal theory and sexuality and the law. She was awarded the University of British Columbia Killam prize for excellence in teaching in 1998 and 2002.
Margot Young is Professor in the Allard School of Law at the University of British Columbia. After studying at the University of British Columbia, the University of Toronto, and the University of California, Berkeley, Professor Young began her teaching career at the Faculty of Law at the University of Victoria. In 2002, she moved to the University of British Columbia.
- Centre for Feminist Legal Studies