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CIHR Sex and Gender Science Chairs 2019/06/14

Support research in sex & gender science by funding discipline-specific Chairs to increase visibility and drive innovation in their respective fields. More


The Whitworth Award 2019/06/12

Who deserves accolades for their influential career in Canadian education research? The Whitworth Award More


Syllabus Service—New Service for Processing Course Reserves (Fall, 2019 – Winter, 2020) 2019/06/07

Attention Faculty and Instructors -- UBC Library is pleased to offer a Syllabus Service in conjunction with Library Online Course Reserves (LOCR). More


Congratulations to John Nanson for winning the 2019 UBC Faculty of Education Alumni Teacher Award! 2019/06/03

John Nanson, Community School Coordinator at Edmonds Community School, is the winner of the 2019 UBC Faculty of Education Alumni Teacher Award. More


Welcome to LLED, Dr. Valia Spiliotopoulos!

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Valia Spiliotopoulos will be joining LLED on August 1, 2019, as a tenure-track Instructor. More


Members of the ETS presented at the Canadian Network for Innovation in Education (CNIE) conference 2019/05/30

ETS members presented at the CNIE conference. They covered topics such as, Mattermost, mental health education courses and other technologies. More


SPARK 2019: 2nd Biennial Early Childhood Education Graduate Student Conference 2019/05/28

congratulations to all involved in the organization of the SPARK: Early Childhood Education Graduate Student Conference, held May 10-11, 2019 at UBC. More


HR Announcement 2019/05/21

PDCE and ETS are excited to introduce our new members: Aleks Besan, Katherine Waud, Faeyza Mufti, and Parm Gill. Welcome onboard! More


2019 Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship Competition

Information for the UBC Internal Banting Competition and details for the prestigious Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Program now available. More


Congratulations to Dr. Teresa Dobson and Dr. Theresa Rogers

Dr. Teresa Dobson and Dr. Theresa Rogers are the 2019 winners of John and Doris Andrews Research Development Awards. More


SSHRC Connection Grants Webinar

SSHRC Connection Grant Information Webinar for faculty and administrators on May 22nd at 10:00 a.m. (PT) More


New ETS staff members

Parm Gill, Instructional Designer, Faeyza Mufti, Learning Technology Support Coordinator, and Tina Du, Learning Technology Rover More


NSERC Discovery Grant 2019/05/16

NSERC Discovery Grant Research Portal now open! Information Webinars May 22nd, June 4th and 19th. More


Mitacs Globalink Research Internship – Application Deadline June 5th

Mitacs Globalink now accepting proposals from faculty who wish to host an international undergrad in the summer of 2020 More


2020 MEXT Research Student Scholarship – Call for Applications 2019/05/08

2020 Research Student Scholarship for students who wish to study at Japanese universities as research or post-graduate students More


School of Kinesiology banner wins platinum Hermes Creative Award 2019/05/02

The School of Kinesiology and UBC Studios are proud to announce that the new KIN banner installed received a platinum Hermes Creative Award. More


Faculty of Education Dean’s Award for Staff Excellence 2019/04/26

This is a call for nomination packages for the Dean’s Award for Staff Excellence. More


Faculty of Education Internal Research Funding Competitions 2019/04/16

The 2019 Faculty of Education Internal Research Funding Competitions are due no later than 4:00 p.m. on April 30th.  More


Fellowship: Durham University Institute of Advanced Studies 2019/04/12

Three-month fellowship opportunity to Durham University's Institute of Advanced Studies to collaborate with Durham affiliated researchers. More


2018-2019 Faculty of Education Graduate Teaching Assistant Award Recipient

Matthew Waugh has won the 2018-2019 Faculty of Education Graduate Teaching Assistant Award. More


2018-2019 Killam Graduate Teaching Assistant Award Recipients

Kaye Hare and Ben Hives have won the 2018-2019 Killam Graduate Teaching Assistant Awards. More


Dr. Nimarta Mann and Dr. Robinder Bedi awarded the Shastri Institutional Collaborative Research Grant (SICRG) 2018-20 2019/04/05

In collaboration with Dr. Robinder P. Bedi, Dr. Nimarta Mann was awarded the Shastri Institutional Collaborative Research Grant 2018-20 for the project“Role of Corporate Social Responsibility in Addressing Societal Drug Abuse.” More


Congratulations to Dr. Leyton Schnellert on Receiving an SSHRC Partnership Development Grant 2019/04/02

Dr. Leyton Schnellert, Associate Professor, EDCP, and his team for being awarded SSHRC Partnership Development Grant. More


New School of Kinesiology Installation of “Study What Moves You” Banner 2019/04/01

In March a new School of Kinesiology banner was mounted on the southwest corner of the War Memorial Gym alongside the Thunderbird athletes’ banners. More


Dr. Bruno Zumbo receives the School of Nursing Centenary Medal of Distinction

Please join the Faculty of Education in congratulating Dr. Zumbo on receiving the School of Nursing Centenary Medal of Distinction. More


SSHRC Connection Grants 2019/03/25

Connection Grants support events and outreach activities geared toward short-term, targeted knowledge mobilization initiatives. More


Research Infrastructure Support Services (RISS) Program

RISS funds complement external and internal research grants by supporting activities typically ineligible for support through these sources. More


Faculty of Education Internal Research Grants (various)

Three funding opportunities to support research by UBC Education faculty. More


Peter Wall Theme Development Workshop

Funds support a gathering of researchers from a range of disciplines to plan collaborative research projects, themes, and research funding proposal. More