Derek Tan

Wall Associate


Digital Producer


Beaty Biodiversity Museum



Geographic Location

Vancouver, BC

Derek Tan is part of the 2022 PWIAS Campus Synergy Group.

Derek is the Digital Producer at the Beaty Biodiversity Museum where he works on physical and virtual exhibits for the museum. He has previously worked for the Museum of Anthropology, and is a graduate of UBC with majors in Biology and Art History. 

Derek strives to show how biodiversity is integral to human existence through multidisciplinary projects that present unexpected viewpoints on the natural world. 

Areas of interest: ethnobotany, science communication, visual arts, design.