Announcing the appointment of new Dean, Faculty of Applied Science
UBC a founding member in the successful BC-led Digital Technology Supercluster
The British Columbia-led Digital Technology Supercluster is one of the funding recipients for the Government of Canada’s Innovation Supercluster Initiative, announced my Minister Navdeep Bains on February 15, 2018.
Dr. Phil Hieter receives Genetics Society of America Award
2018 George W. Beadle Award recognizes Hieter's outstanding contributions to the genetics research community
2017 UBC Faculty Research Award Winners
UBC is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2017 Faculty Research Awards. Winners were selected by UBC’s Faculty Research Awards Committee and will be honoured at a reception in April.
Research Seed Funding: Cascadia Urban Analytics Cooperative
Made possible through a generous gift from Microsoft, a total of $100,000 is available as seed funding to catalyze collaborative projects between UBC and University of Washington researchers pertaining to transportation, housing, public health, and law.
Collaborative Research Mobility Awards
Two new internal awards are available to build or strengthen collaborative research partnerships by enabling researchers to move between UBC campuses or between UBC and the University of Washington.
UBC awarded $43m in CIHR Project Grants competition
Funding to support 65 projects at UBC and affilaited health authority research institutes.
Genomics projects led by UBC researchers get $101m boost
Ten projects receieving funding through Genome Canada and Genome BC in collaboration with CIHR, provincial government and project co-funding partners
Gail Murphy wins IEEE Computer Society 2018 Harlan D. Mills Award
Dr. Murphy was recognized “for outstanding research on understanding software-development practices and tools that improve the productivity of developers."
UBC faculty among new appointments to the Order of Canada
On December 29, 2017, Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, announced 125 new appointments to the Order of Canada.