UBC Reports | Vol. 48 | No. 2 | Jan.
Kersti Krug has been appointed assistant dean, Strategic
Planning and Communications, in the Faculty of Graduate Studies.
Krug joins the faculty following many years of management experience
with organizations including the National Gallery of Canada, the
Auditor General of Canada, and Simon Fraser University.
Most recently at UBC, she held joint appointments as director
of studies for an interdisciplinary graduate program in critical
curatorial studies in Faculty of Arts and as manager of research
and evaluation at the Museum of Anthropology.
In her new position as assistant dean, Krug will contribute to
a number of projects including an external review of the Fauculty
of Graduate Studies and an overhaul of its Web site.
Commerce Prof. Michael Goldberg has been appointed associate
As associate vice-president, Goldberg will work towards the achieving
the goals outlined for the Internationalization pillar of Trek
2000, UBC's vision document.
Goldberg's research interests are broad and include international
financial and investment issues, the economics of the Canadian constitutional
debate, comparisons of Canadian and US cities, urban housing, transportation
and land issues, and cities in the global economy and their strategies
Goldberg is the H.R. Fullerton Professor of Urban Land Policy.
He joined UBC in 1968 and served as dean of the Faculty of Commerce