Room 103 - Old Administration Building
6328 Memorial Road
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z2 Canada
Tel: (604) 822-1995 Fax: (604) 822-6295
Staff in the VPRI Office
Manager, Faculty Awards & Prizes
Shared Infrastructure Manager
Project Manager, Major Research Projects
International Office Contacts
*The International Office has transitioned to the Vice-President, Academic. Visit the key contacts page for International Office contact information.
Faculty Research Advisors
UBC's National Funding Agency Research Advisors are specially appointed faculty members who work closely with researchers to promote awareness of funding opportunities across all disciplines and to provide support for individuals or groups considering applications to external agencies.
Prof. Lara Boyd
Health Research Advisor
Prof. Leonard Foster
The Institutional Programs Office manages the full cycle of major federal, provincial and regional research infrastructure awards including those offered by the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI), the BC Knowledge Development Fund (BCKDF), Western Economic Diversification Canada (WD), the Canada First Research Excellence Fund (CFREF), Canada 150 programs, and Canada Excellence Research Chairs (CERCs).
Managing Director, Research Support Services
CFI/BCKDF Program Officer
Research & Administration Coordinator
VPRI Portfolio Finance Director
Senior Finance Manager
Senior Finance Officer
Finance Manager, CFI/BCKDF
Associate Director, Institutional Programs Office
The Indigenous Research Support Initiative recognizes that more effective research and greater mutual understanding can be developed from identifying, developing and supporting research practices that proceed from respectful relations between researchers and Indigenous communities. The vision of the inititiative is to provide professional research support and services to Indigenous communities and university researchers to undertake collaborative projects based on community-led interests, reciprocal relationships, and principles of mutual accountability.