Units in the Portfolio

The Office of the Vice President Research (VPR) oversees UBC’s research infrastructure, strategy and international engagement.

The portfolio involves multiple research administration and support units.

Advanced Research Computing
Animal Care Services
entrepreneurship @ UBC
Institutional Programs Office – CFI/KDF/WD
Office of Corporate Relations
Office of Research Ethics
Office of Research Services (ORS)
Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies
Research Finance (RF)
Sequencing + Bioinformatics Consortium
Support Programs to Advance Research Capacity (SPARC)
UBC Press
University-Industry Liaison Office (UILO)


Download an organizational chart of the VPR