Kai Chan

Canada Research Chair (Tier 2, Biodiversity & Ecosystem Services);
Institute for the Oceans and Fisheries & Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability



Research Interests

Dr Chan is an interdisciplinary, problem-oriented sustainability scientist, trained in ecology, policy, and ethics. HIs research focuses on understanding how social-ecological systems can be transformed to be both better and wilder (including considerations of justice). Dr Chan conducts modeling and empirical research to improve the management and governance of social-ecological systems, with a special interest in ecosystem services.

Contact Information

Email: kaichan@ires.ubc.ca
Office phone: 604-822-0400

Web pagebiography

Website: Connect Humans and Natural Systems Lab