General Contact Information

Mailing Address
Department of Educational Studies
Faculty of Education
University of British Columbia
Education Centre at Ponderosa Commons
6445 University Boulevard
Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z2


Administrative Assistant

Phone: 604-822-5374

Office staff directory

Administrative matters related to your program:

Kelly Xu, EDST Graduate Program Assistant
Office: PCN 2005
Phone: 604-822-6647

Academic matters related to your program where your supervisor is unable to answer or unavailable:

Dr. Hongxia Shan, EDST Graduate Advisor

Head of Department

André Mazawi, Professor
Office: PCN 2006
Phone: 604–827–5537

Assistant to the Department Head
PCN 2007


Education – EDST GAA (Graduate Academic Assistants)


EDST Peer Advisors:

Jafer Iqbal
Eva Crowson

Academic Research & Publication Assistant/
To propose a workshop or student event:

Silas Krabbe
Elaine Teng

EDST Blog Editor

Jessica Lussier

More info

For information about tuition, formats for your thesis or dissertation, progress reports, university policy on graduate education or awards and scholarships

UBC Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
180-6371 Crescent Road Vancouver, BC Canada V6T 1Z2
Phone: 604-822-2848
Fax: 604-822-5802

Main Location

Ponderosa Commons: Oak House (PCN)

EDST office and classrooms

6445 University Boulevard, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z2
Room 2003

Building Access Hours

Mon to Fri: 7:30AM – 10:00PM
Sat: 8:00AM – 6:00PM
Sun/Holidays: Closed

Location #2

Neville Scarfe Building


2125 Main Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4

Building hours

Mon to Thu: 7:30AM – 10:00PM
Fri: 7:30AM – 8:00PM
Sat: 8:30AM – 6:00PM
Sun: 8:00AM – 6:00PM
Holidays: Closed

For information on award and scholarship, peer-to-peer support, graduate student council, equity policies and other supports:

UBC Office of Research in Education (ORE)
Neville Scarfe Building (Room 309), 2125 Main Mall, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z4
Phone: 604-822-5512
Fax: 604-822-8971