Research Community News

Event Date: Apr 1, 2020
VPRI Unit: SPARC
Feed Publication Date: Mar 9, 2020

Due to travel restrictions and the need to limit public gatherings, NSERC has cancelled their visit to the UBC campus.

VPRI Unit: Office of Research Services (news)
Feed Publication Date: Mar 5, 2020

On March 6, 2020, Tri-Agency issued the following update regarding travel cancellations due to COVID-19-related issues: 

VPRI Unit: Research Ethics
Feed Publication Date: Mar 4, 2020

The Office of Research Ethics invites graduate students & faculty to DROP-IN to the Research Commons

Bring your questions to Room 495 | Koerner Library Every Wednesday from 8:30 am – 4 pm **PLEASE NOTE THAT DROP-IN SESSIONS ARE CURRENTLY POSTPONED. WE WILL POST ON THIS PAGE WHEN THEY RESUME**

The Research Commons in the Koerner Library provides a welcoming space for projects and presentations, a Digital Scholarship Lab, plus consultations and workshops for UBC...

VPRI Unit: Research Ethics
Feed Publication Date: Mar 2, 2020

The 2020 edition of the International Compilation of Human Research Standards has been released. The Compilation is a listing of over 1,000 laws, regulations, and guidelines on human subjects protections in 133 countries and from many international organizations.

Most of the listings provide hyperlinks to the source document. These laws, regulations, and guidelines are classified into nine categories:

Event Date: Mar 26, 2020
VPRI Unit: SPARC
Feed Publication Date: Mar 2, 2020

*NOTE* This event has been canceled.

The CIHR Institute of Infection and Immunity (CIHR-III) is organizing a series of Engagement Workshops as part of our community stakeholder engagement plan to identify the new strategic priorities for III. The next Engagement Workshop is being held in Vancouver at the University of British Columbia on March 26th, 2020.

VPRI Unit: Sequencing and Bioinformatics Consortium
Feed Publication Date: Feb 20, 2020

Have a sequencing or bioinformatics project, but don’t know where to start? Need to generate sequence data for a pilot study or grant application? Join us at our monthly drop-in sessions. Meet with the SBC team and find out how we can help you with your sequencing and bioinformatics projects.

Event Date: Feb 14, 2020
VPRI Unit: SPARC
Feed Publication Date: Feb 13, 2020

UBC SPARC and Innovation Partnerships will host a speaker series focused on the development of research partnerships between academia and industry. Both academic and industrial partners will discuss their experiences in developing academia-industry relationships, considerations on formulating value proposition and engagement approach to partner(s), insights on securing support from funding agencies (e.g. NSERC) and partner organizations, and avenues to longer-term sustainability of the...

VPRI Unit: Office of Research Services (news)
Feed Publication Date: Feb 9, 2020

Events and information related to ORS and to major funding agencies are listed below.

Please regularly check the information posted below for updates related to funding opportunities and application procedures. For detailed information on current opportunities, visit the ORS Funding Opportunities page.

VPRI Unit: Advanced Research Computing
Feed Publication Date: Feb 2, 2020

Westgrid will be teaching monthly workshops at UBC Research Commons starting February 2020. Please find more information about the first three workshops below: 

Feb-07 Advanced Unix Shell 

Mar-13 Advanced GitHub 

Apr-08 Intro to Cloud Computing 

VPRI Unit: Office of Research Services (news)
Feed Publication Date: Jan 28, 2020

The next RISe/ORS drop-in session will be held on Thursday, February 27 from 2:30pm - 4:00pm in Room 102 - 6190 Agronomy Road.

Feel free to drop by with any questions or inquiries.

VPRI Unit: Advanced Research Computing
Feed Publication Date: Jan 28, 2020

Come join our team! 

UBC Advanced Research Computing (ARC) is hiring for the following roles.  Please copy and paste the links below into your web browser or visit the UBC HR website for details and to apply.

VPRI Unit: VP Research & Innovation Office
Feed Publication Date: Jan 26, 2020

CIHR funding supports 58 projects at UBC and afffiliated health authority research centres.

VPRI Unit: Advanced Research Computing
Feed Publication Date: Jan 20, 2020

 

UBC has further expanded its support of the research community with an additional capital investment of $10.6 million in advanced research computing infrastructure.

This investment increases UBC’s capacity to support UBC researchers in all disciplines to meet immediate needs surrounding data storage and computing power through UBC ARC Sockeye. Sockeye was initially established through a capital investment of $7.9 million investment in 2018, and welcomed its first users in...

Event Date: Feb 28, 2020
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