Komisar, Vicki

Vicki Komisar

Vicki Komisar PhD

Assistant Professor

School of Engineering, Faculty of Applied Science, UBC Okanagan

Contact Info

Mechanical, School of Engineering, UBC Okanagan Campus 

email: vicki.komisar@ubc.ca

School of Engineering website : Vicki Komisar

UBC Research Cluster Website


  • Assistant Professor, School of Engineering, University of British Columbia Okanagan Campus
  • Falls
  • Mobility
  • Balance
  • Injury prevention
  • Assistive technology
  • Biomechanics
  • Motor control

Aging in Place: Optimizing active and healthy aging at home
Lead: Jakobi, J
Co-Is:  Dalton, B., Komisar, V., Sakakibara, B., Hoppmann, C., Boger, J.
Date:  November 2020– October 2023
Funded by:  University of British Columbia Eminence Program

  • Biomechanics of balance control and recovery
  • Preventing injuries from falls
  • Assistive technology

Please see Dr. Vicki Komisar’s Google Scholar profile here: https://scholar-google-ca.ezproxy.library.ubc.ca/citations?hl=en&user=ZdgVR0wAAAAJ