Meet Us

Dr. Sheryl Staub-French

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).



Dolma Tsundu

WiE Program Coordinator

Dolma is a third-year Integrated Engineering student at UBC, pursuing an interdisciplinary biomedical specialization. Having previously served as WiE’s Outreach Chair, Dolma is excited to continue to collaborate with her peers as SPC this year, alongside Roopa, to promote equitable opportunities for women and other underrepresented students in engineering. She enjoys helping her peers to harness their leadership potential to make an impact in their communities. Aside from WiE, Dolma is also passionate about 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 the Special Olympics.



Roopa Reddy

WiE Program Coordinator

Roopa is a second-year Engineering Student at UBC. She is actively involved on campus and within the faculty as WiE SPC and a Senior Orientation Leader. She enjoys creating a welcoming and positive environment for her peers. She is an advocate for gender equality in fields that are male-dominated, and is excited to work alongside Dolma and other WiE members this year to promote opportunities for underrepresented students in engineering.