Winners of 2019 Faculty Research Awards announced

Post date: Mon, 2020-02-10 09:34

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: Wed, 2020-01-29 13:17

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: Thu, 2020-01-16 10:31

UBC ARC Sockeye - January 24 application deadline

Post date: Thu, 2020-01-09 11:16

UBC researchers in all disciplines are invited to apply to access UBC’s advanced research computing infrastructure, UBC ARC Sockeye. The first application deadline for resource allocation in 2020/21 is January 24, 2020.

SSHRC Storytellers Competition: January 28 Submission Deadline

Post date: Tue, 2020-01-07 10:50

Students are invited to tell the story, in three minutes or 300 words, of a SSHRC-funded research project—their own or a professor’s.

Enter CFI's national Twitter contest for students and postdocs

Post date: Mon, 2020-01-06 10:52

Are you a student or postdoctoral fellow doing research in a CFI-funded research space lab or with CFI-funded equipment? Enter the CFI’s twitter contest and tell your research story to a national audience.

Announcing recipients of the Community-University Engagement Support (CUES) fund

Post date: Thu, 2019-12-12 08:58

The CUES fund recently awarded $500,000 to 20+ community organizations partnering with faculty, staff, and students in UBCO and UBCV. 

Reiner Kruecken named Fellow of AAAS

Post date: Tue, 2019-12-03 08:17

Reiner Kruecken (TRIUMF/UBC Physics & Astronomy) has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Ian Williams wins 2019 Scotiabank Giller Prize for debut novel

Post date: Tue, 2019-11-19 11:04

Ian Williams, an assistant professor in the University of British Columbia’s Creative Writing program, has been named the winner of the 2019 Scotiabank Giller Prize for his debut novel Reproduction.

Survey Findings: Services Provided by VPRI Portfolio

Post date: Wed, 2019-11-06 11:28

Read a summary of the responses to the VPRI survey to evaluate the range of services offered to meet the needs of the research community