DUS FAQs

UBC Distinguished University Scholar Program - Frequently Asked Questions

Which are the “large” and “small” faculties for purposes of this award?
How many Distinguished University Scholars will be named in this round of the award offering?
Can University Killam Professors be nominated for a Distinguished University Scholar award?
Can Canada Research Chairs be nominated for a Distinguished University Scholar award?
What are the terms of this award distinction?
Can the salary stipend be used for teaching buy-out time or as discretionary funds?
Do nominees need to be of a particular academic rank?