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VPRI Unit: VP Research & Innovation Office
Feed Publication Date: Sep 20, 2019

Three UBC faculty members have been announced as Fellows of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences. The 2019 induction ceremony was held in Ottawa on September 19, 2019.

citations courtesy of CAHS

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Feed Publication Date: Sep 17, 2019

UBC researchers in all disciplines are invited to apply to access new advanced research computing infrastructure, UBC ARC Sockeye. The application deadline is October 14.

 

VPRI Unit: VP Research & Innovation Office
Feed Publication Date: Sep 9, 2019

Seven UBC faculty named as Fellows and two named Members of the College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists.

VPRI Unit: VP Research & Innovation Office
Feed Publication Date: Sep 8, 2019

Faculty authors are invited to apply for a new UBC Scholarly Publication Fund, to assist with the costs of book or journal publishing in Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)-aligned fields. The submission deadline for the first funding competition is October 15.

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Feed Publication Date: Sep 5, 2019

UBC Research Excellence Cluster, BCREGMED hosting two events open to all students, staff and faculty.

VPRI Unit: VP Research & Innovation Office
Feed Publication Date: Sep 3, 2019

UBC Assistant Professor in the School of Biomedical Engineering and the Department of Microbiology and Immunology has been named as one of fourteen inspiring early-career researchers.

VPRI Unit: VP Research & Innovation Office
Feed Publication Date: Sep 3, 2019

Research will combine new textile technologies and comfort testing to provide lighter, safer protective gear

VPRI Unit: VP Research & Innovation Office
Feed Publication Date: Sep 3, 2019

The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister announced $9,603,463 in Western Economic Diversification Canada (WD) funding to support four UBC projects that provide testing grounds to commercialize new technologies:

VPRI Unit: VP Research & Innovation Office
Feed Publication Date: Aug 15, 2019

Researchers at the University of British Columbia have been awarded $24.8m in funding from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Project Grant program.

The CIHR Project Grant program is designed to capture ideas with the greatest potential to advance health-related fundamental or applied knowledge, health research, health care, health systems, and/or health outcomes. It supports projects or programs of research proposed and conducted by individual researchers or groups...

VPRI Unit: Research Ethics
Feed Publication Date: Aug 14, 2019

The Secretariat on Responsible Conduct of Research has launched the third revision of the Tri-Council Policy Statement: Ethical Conduct for Research Involving Humans (TCPS 2).

The TCPS 2 is a joint policy of Canada’s three federal research agencies – the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC), or "the Agencies."

VPRI Unit: VP Research & Innovation Office
Feed Publication Date: Aug 13, 2019

Today, Thursday August 15, 2019, the University of British Columbia was announced as one of the 17 institutions selected to participate in the Dimensions: equity, diversity and inclusion Canada pilot program (Dimensions). The announcement was made by the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport and the Honourable Bill Morneau, Minister of Finance at Ryerson University.

VPRI Unit: VP Research & Innovation Office
Feed Publication Date: Aug 11, 2019

Funding to support 31 infrastructure projects at UBC.

VPRI Unit: VP Research & Innovation Office
Feed Publication Date: Aug 8, 2019

Six projects led or co-led by UBC researchers receive funding

VPRI Unit: VP Research & Innovation Office
Feed Publication Date: Jul 24, 2019

Community partners collaborating with or seeking to collaborate with UBC partners on research, teaching or learning projects are invited to submit a notice of intent by Augsut 30.  

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Feed Publication Date: Jul 23, 2019
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Feed Publication Date: Jul 21, 2019

The Offices of the Vice-President, Research and Innovation, and the Provost and Vice-President, Academic, are pleased to announce the 2019 Grants for Catalyzing Research Clusters (GCRC) competition. Vancouver researchers are invited to submit their Notice of Intent to apply by September 23, 2019.

VPRI Unit: VP Research & Innovation Office
Feed Publication Date: Jul 16, 2019

Funding supports 107 UBC-led projects and 163 fellowships and scholarships.

VPRI Unit: VP Research & Innovation Office
Feed Publication Date: Jul 10, 2019

Victoria Lemieux leads new training program receiving $1.6m.

Event Date: Jul 9, 2018
VPRI Unit: SPARC
Feed Publication Date: Jul 7, 2019

The following postdoctoral fellows were admitted and successfully completed the training program.

VPRI Unit: VP Research & Innovation Office
Feed Publication Date: Jul 7, 2019

See competition and support details on the SPARC website. NOI August 7.

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