More UBC researchers receive federal funding to study COVID-19

Post date: Mar 24, 2020

Five research teams at the University of British Columbia are collectively receiving $2.3 million in federal funding for research to help tackle the COVID-19 outbreak.

COVID-19: Curtailing research activities on UBC campuses

Post date: Mar 19, 2020

In response to COVID-19, the university is curtailing on-campus research and creative scholarship activities on its Vancouver and Okanagan campuses.

Official Launch Event of UBC Vancouver's Public Humanities Hub

Post date: Mar 11, 2020

Hub to help scholars share expertise on urgent societal issues

André Lamontagne, Judith Plessis and Monique Bournot-Trites receive L’ordre des Palmes académiques

Post date: Mar 10, 2020

Honour recognizes outstanding contributions to French language and culture.

UBC researchers get federal funding to help with global COVID-19 response

Post date: Mar 6, 2020

UBC researchers leading four projects and collaborating on others as part of $27m investment.

Tri-Agency message regarding COVID-19 related travel cancellations

Post date: Mar 6, 2020

On March 6, 2020, the Tri-Agency issued an update regarding the reimbursement of non-refundable fees for travel cancellations due to COVID-19-related issues. 

Sequencing and Bioinformatics Consortium (SBC) Drop-in Sessions

Post date: Feb 21, 2020

SBC is starting monthly drop-in sessions for faculty, students and staff to discover how SBC can support research projects, and rapidly generate sequence data for pilot studies and grant applications. First Wednesday of every month (10-11am), Pharmaceutical Sciences Building, Mezzanine Level “Story of Medicines”.

Winners of 2019 Faculty Research Awards announced

Post date: Feb 6, 2020

UBC is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2019 Faculty Research Awards. An awards ceremony will be held in April, 2020 to honour the winners. 

UBC Researchers Awarded $37M in CIHR Fall 2019 Project Grant Competition

Post date: Jan 22, 2020

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

Digital Technology Supercluster Announces 14 New Projects to Drive Canada's Digital Economy

Post date: Jan 16, 2020