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Joint Initiative for Digital Citizen Research (IDCR) 2019/08/12

Funds to support research that inform the impacts of online disinformation in Canada in order to better inform programs and policies More


SSHRC’s Research Data Management Capacity Building Initiative

Funds to support the research community’s development, adoption and dissemination of research data management standards, practices, tools and skills. More


Sit-Stand Platform – Health Canada Notice of Recall 2019/08/06

This recall involves desktop sit-stand office workstations, sold under the brand names: Adas Elevo Sit-to-Stand Desktop, Workrite Ergonomics Solace... More


UBC Hampton Established Scholar Grant

Internal UBC funds to assist Associate and Full Professors in securing SSHRC funding. More


Staff Wellness Afternoon – Recap & Photos 2019/08/02

The second annual Faculty of Education Staff Wellness Afternoon successfully took place on July 25, 2019! Read the recap and view photos from the day. More


Call for Nominations: 2019 Murray Elliott Service Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Teacher Education Program 2019/08/01

Call for Nominations for 2019 Murray Elliott Service Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Teacher Education Program is open! More


SPARC’s SSHRC Partnership Development Grants Internal Peer Review Service 2019/07/23

SPARC pairs faculty reviewers with applicants to provide applicants with feedback to strengthen their SSHRC Partnership Development Grant applications More


UBC Community-University Engagement Support (CUES) Fund

Access UBC funds to offset external partner's non-research related costs associated with collaborating with UBC partners. More


UBC 2019 Grants for Catalyzing Research Clusters

Funding for a network of leading researchers to collaborate on problems that transcend traditional disciplinary, sponsor, and institutional boundaries More


Dean Blye Frank to Chair a Task Force Dealing with Cross-Campus Collaboration 2019/07/19

A new task force is being created as a way to help with cross-campus collaboration between UBC and UBCO. The task force will be chaired by Dean Frank. More


Register for the Enhanced CWL

The Enhanced CWL is a way to keep our information more secure through multi-factor authentication. More


UBC Education Library Summer Hours

Hours at Education Library, especially during August, are slightly more limited. Please check before you trek! More


ORE Insight Grants Internal Review 2019/07/18

Improve your chances of success in the Insight Grants competition by submitting your application to the Office of Research in Education for feedback. More


New Frontiers in Research Fund (NFRF) Exploration Grants

Funds to generate opportunities for researchers to conduct high-risk, high-reward and interdisciplinary research that defy current research paradigms. More


SPARC SSHRC Insight Grants Internal Review

UBC researchers can gain a competitive edge in SSHRC's Insight Grants competition by participating in SPARC’s internal review program. More


UBC Faculty Research Awards (Various)

Acknowledge the research excellence of a peer by nominating them for a UBC research award. More


Fostering Research Partnership Fund

UBC funds to support early stage conversations with external partners that lead to r More


Welcome to Dr. Lindsay Gibson 2019/07/03

We are pleased and excited to welcome Dr. Lindsay Gibson. More


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