Meet TJ Niu

TJ-Niu-spotlight.jpgJob Title: 

Classroom Support & IT Technician

Department | Campus: 

Physical Therapy | Point Grey

How long have you worked at the Faculty of Medicine? 

1 year

Tell us what you do at the Faculty in one or two sentences: 

Provide support for requests by students, faculty, instructors and staff in Physical Therapy and other adjacent departments.

What is your favorite thing about your work? 

Being able to help someone in need and put a smile on his or her face. 

One thing we might be surprised to learn about you? 

I am a freelance Sound Designer and AV engineer that has worked in the industry for over 9 years. Working on movies, animations, video games and theatre/concert events has always been a passion of mine. 

What is the song you sang out-loud as a teenager? 

Chumbawamba - Tubthumping

What makes you laugh? 

Animals doing silly things.

One thing on your desk you brought from home: 

My own keyboard and mouse.

Most healthy habit: 

Playing basketball on a weekly basis

What is your favorite vacation spot and why? 

Japan because that is where I proposed to my fiancé.