Pamela Wolf, P.Eng. obtained her B.A.Sc. (Geophysics) and B.A. (English) from UBC and her M.Ed. (Adult Learning and Cultures of Curriculum) from SFU. Ms. Wolf works at the intersection of communication and design, with a focus on communication for collaboration, the community consultation process, storytelling, and leadership. Previous to her lectureship at UBC, she co-founded and was CEO of the Engineering Leadership Council, whose programs were developed and scaled internationally under her leadership. Ms. Wolf was a board member of the UN Group Earth Charter Cities Canada and is an active leader with Engineers Without Borders. Ms. Wolf has also worked in major capital procurement strategy, negotiation, and facilitating executive decision making.

Research Interests

Classroom culture in engineering communication and the development of post-secondary curriculum with a special focus on facilitation, collaboration, and decolonization.


CIVL 201 Introduction to Civil Engineering
CIVL 203 Technical Writing in Civil Engineering
CIVL 445 Civil Engineering Design Project I
ENVE 201 Technical Communications for Environmental Engineering

Awards & Recognitions

  • 2018-2019, Students Award In Recognition, Civil Engineering Undergraduate Exceptional Commitment 2013, UBC Excellence Award – Outstanding Young Alumnus, University of British Columbia
  • 2008, BC Hydro “Consistent High Achiever and High Skills – Potential Future Leader”