Office of the Dean


John Innes

Dr John Innes
The Dean of Forestry is the chief academic and administrative officer of the Faculty.

For appointments please contact Caryn Horii

Phone: 604-822-6761

Associate Dean, Academic

Robert Kozak

Dr Robert A Kozak
Responsible for administering all aspects of Forestry undergraduate academic programs.

Phone: 604-822-2402

Associate Dean, Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

Yousry El-Kassaby

Dr Yousry El-Kassaby
Responsible for administering all aspects of Forestry graduate and postdoctoral studies.

Phone: 604-822-1821

Associate Dean, Research and Innovation

Sally Aitken

Dr Sally Aitken
Responsible for promoting faculty research and innovation.

Phone: 604–822–6020

Associate Dean, Equity and Inclusion

Sarah Gergel

Dr Sarah Gergel
Responsible for promoting equity and diversity in the Faculty.

Phone: 604-822-5163

Assistant Dean, Communications

Sue Watts

Dr Susan B Watts
Responsible for directing communications and external relations, for promoting research, and for producing Faculty newsletters and annual reports.

Phone: 604-822-6316

Assistant Dean, Development & Alumni Engagement

Emma Tully

Emma Tully
Responsible for overseeing the fundraising and alumni engagement activities in support of the Faculty’s strategic goals.

Phone: 604-822-8716

Associate Dean, Asian Strategies

Guangyu Wang

Dr Guangyu Wang
Responsible for collaboration in forestry education and research with Asian Pacific countries.

Phone: 604-822-2681

Director, Special Projects

Jorma Neuvonen

Jorma Neuvonen
Responsible for special projects and international collaborations.

Phone: 604-822-2807