List of University of British Columbia people

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This is a list of alumni and faculty from the University of British Columbia.

Alumni[edit]

Nobel laureates[edit]

Alumni of the University of British Columbia
Bertram Brockhouse, BA 1947, Nobel laureate (Physics, 1994)
Robert Mundell, BA 1953, Nobel laureate (Economics, 1999)
Bjarni Tryggvason, BS 1972, NRC/CSA astronaut
Justin Trudeau, BEd. 1994, Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada.
Michael Shanks, BFA 1994, actor (portrayed Dr. Daniel Jackson in the television series Stargate SG-1)

Academia[edit]

Architecture[edit]

  • Bing Thom, architect of various urban design projects around Canada and the United States

Business[edit]

Government, politics, and law[edit]

Journalism[edit]

Literature[edit]

Music[edit]

Entertainment[edit]

Science and engineering[edit]

Sports[edit]

Faculty (former and current)[edit]

Faculty of the University of British Columbia
Daniel Kahneman, Nobel laureate (Economics, 2002)

Nobel laureates[edit]

Archaeology[edit]

Architecture[edit]

Business and economics[edit]

History[edit]

Political science[edit]

Performing arts[edit]

Science and engineering[edit]

Literature[edit]

Linguistics[edit]

Sociology[edit]

Visual arts[edit]

Recipients of honorary degrees[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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