UBC's Rashid Sumaila wins Volvo Environment Prize

Post date: Mon, 2017-10-16 08:15

2017 laureate awarded for his innovative research into the future of the oceans and marine life

UBC research boosted by latest CFI funding

Post date: Fri, 2017-10-13 11:07

UBC researchers to receive more than $67m in funding through CFI Innovation Fund.

Huawei and UBC Partnership Agreement to Advance Next Gen Communications

Post date: Fri, 2017-10-13 11:10

Huawei's 3-year $3m commitment will support continued research into advanced communications and 5G projects at the Faculties of Applied Science and Science.

CFI launches national Twitter contest for students and postdocs

Post date: Wed, 2017-10-11 15:14

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.

UBC ranks highest in Canada for Global Equity in Biomedical Research

Post date: Thu, 2017-10-05 08:46

UBC was the only institution in Canada to get an A grade in the UAEM report measuring the commitment of Canadian universities to research that meets the needs of people worldwide

Dr. Brett Finlay selected for Canadian Medical Hall of Fame

Post date: Tue, 2017-10-03 10:20

Canadian Medical Hall of Fame Laureates are individuals whose contributions to medicine and the health sciences have led to extraordinary improvements in human health.

UBC Advanced Research Computing hosting CANARIE funding session

Post date: Thu, 2017-09-28 11:30

Join the UBC ARC team and CANARIE for an information session on funding programs for research software on October 24.

Drs. Ingrid Stairs and Daniel Pauly awarded RSC medals

Post date: Mon, 2017-10-30 16:20

The Royal Society of Canada has awarded the 2017 Sir John William Dawson Medal to UBC fisheries researcher Daniel Pauly and the Rutherford Memorial Medal in Physics to astronomer Ingrid Stairs.


Dr. Karen Bakker Named 2017 Trudeau Fellow

Post date: Tue, 2017-09-19 08:18

Dr. Bakker is one of five recipients of the 2017 Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation fellowships - recognizing innovative projects that are shaping the future of Canada and the world.

UBC President one of four new Fellows of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences from UBC

Post date: Tue, 2017-09-19 08:25

Congratulations to UBC's four newest Fellows of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences.