Units in the Portfolio

The different units and platforms in the Vice-President, Research & Innovation portfolio provide support throughout the research lifecycle.

The following units are physically located at UBC’s Vancouver campus:
entrepreneurship @ UBC
Indigenous Research Support Initiative
Institutional Programs Office
Innovation Partnerships
Knowledge Exchange Unit
Office of Research Ethics
Office of Research Prizes + Awards
Office of Research Services (ORS)
Research Finance
Support Programs to Advance Research Capacity (SPARC)
UBC Press
University-Industry Liaison Office (UILO)
Shared Research PlaTforms – Vancouver Campus
Advanced Research Computing
Animal Care Services
Facility for Infectious Disease and Epidemic Research (FINDER)
Pacific Centre for Isotopic and Geochemical Research (PCIGR)
Plant Care Services
Sequencing + Bioinformatics Consortium
UBC Bioimaging Facility
Upright Open MRI
The following units are physically located at UBC’s Okanagan campus:
entrepreneurship @ UBCO
Office of Research Services (ORS) Okanagan
UBC Survive and Thrive Applied Research (UBC STAR)
Shared Research PlaTforms – Okanagan Campus
FIPKE Laboratory for Trace Element Research (FiLTER) (Shared Research Platform)
Research Data Centre (RDC)