WiE Faculty Advisor
Dr. Staub-French is an Associate Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering. She received her BS in Civil Engineering from Santa Clara University and her MS and PhD from Stanford University. She has over 15 years of consulting and research experience studying the technological and organizational issues of Building Information Modeling (BIM) implementation. She is actively engaged with industry to advance BIM adoption, currently serving as a member of the Education and Research Committee of the Canada BIM Council (CanBIM) and the Technical Advisory Committee for the Institute for BIM in Canada (IBC). She is also the inaugural holder of the Goldcorp Professorship for Women in Engineering and Director of the eng•cite program, which develops and delivers a targeted recruitment strategy for UBC Engineering that aims to increase the number of women enrolled in its programs to 50% by 2020.
WiE Program Coordinator
Dolma is a third-year Integrated Engineering student pursuing a multidisciplinary biomedical specialization. She is driven to help WiE redouble its efforts in promoting a welcoming and equitable environment for women and other underrepresented groups in engineering. With a love for working with youth and helping others to harness their full potential, Dolma served as WiE’s Outreach Committee Chair last year and mentors with eng•cite. As an advocate for diversity and inclusion in all areas of her life, Dolma is also dedicated to enriching the lives of individuals with disabilities and strives to do so through her work assisting with research at GF Strong Rehabilitation Research Lab and coaching rhythmic gymnastics for Special Olympics British Columbia.