SoTL Specialist
Role

Firas is a PhD candidate in the Department of Physics & Astronomy and his primary research interest is to explore new MRI techniques to assess whether cancer therapies as early as possible. Of course, Firas also has a strong interest in teaching and learning technologies and is an instructor for the distance education version of Physics 100 where he helped transition the entire course over to edX. Firas hopes his experience with online learning technologies helps him support SoTL initiatives at UBC.