Stephen Sheppard, Ph.D.

Professor & Director

Stephen Sheppard teaches sustainable landscape planning, aesthetics, and visualization in the Faculty of Forestry and Landscape Architecture program at UBC. He also directs the Collaborative for Advanced Landscape Planning (CALP), an interdisciplinary research group using perception-testing and immersive/interactive visualization to support public awareness and collaborative planning on climate change and sustainability issues. He has more than 30 years of international experience in environmental assessment and public participation, and has written or co-written two books on visual simulation.