Alexandra (Sasha) Protopopova

Alexandra (Sasha) Protopopova

Assistant Professor
NSERC/BC SPCA Industrial Research Chair in Animal Welfare


Sasha’s research aims are to improve animal shelter practices, improve companion animal welfare through the development of behavioural interventions in shelters as well as pet homes, and assess and improve on the well-being of working dogs working in assistance roles.

A full list of Sasha’s publications can be found at:

For more information see Dr. Protopopova’s faculty page