Drs. Ingrid Stairs and Daniel Pauly awarded RSC medals

Post date: Tue, 2017-09-19 08:22

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.

Dr. Karen Bakker and Sustainable Water Governance and Indigenous Law team wins SSHRC Connection Award

Post date: Fri, 2017-09-15 08:30

The Connection Award is one of five annual SSHRC Impact Awards that recognize the highest achievements in social sciences and humanities research, knowledge mobilization and scholarship supported by SSHRC.

Contact! Unload! to feature at Invictus Games

Post date: Mon, 2017-09-18 07:50

Contact! Unload! tells the story of soldiers as they transition back to civilian life.


Post date: Tue, 2017-09-12 07:07

Six UBC faculty have been named as members of the Royal Society of Canada's College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists. Those named to the College represent the emerging generation of scholarly, scientific and artistic leadership in Canada.

UBC research boosted by more than $42m in NSERC Funding

Post date: Sat, 2017-09-09 09:18

Minister of National Defence, Harjit Sajjan, on behalf of the Minister of Science, Kirsty Duncan, announced today more than $42 million to support fundamental research at UBC.

UBC faculty named Royal Society of Canada Fellows

Post date: Thu, 2017-09-07 08:54

Eight UBC professors have been named Fellows of the Royal Society of Canada (RSC) – the highest honour a scholar can achieve in the arts, humanities and sciences in Canada.

MSFHR's announces first Innovation to Commercialization funding recipients

Post date: Thu, 2017-08-24 08:57

Ten of first eleven awards go to UBC-appointed researchers

UBC Researchers Awarded $4m in latest round of CFI Funding

Post date: Tue, 2017-08-15 22:48

Fifteen UBC projects were awarded a total of $3.9m in the latest round of CFI funding through the John R. Evans leaders Fund.