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Volunteer Internship Positions Available

June 19, 2017 BC Council for International Cooperation (BCCIC) has the following volunteer internship positions available: ICN Communications and Coordination Assistant BCCIC Mapping Database and Web Assistant BCCIC Newsletter & Social Media Curator    The deadline for these positions is Monday, June 26 at 9 AM. Candidates will be interviewed on a rolling basis.     […]

Aboriginal Graduate Fellowship Bridge Funding

June 16, 2017 The Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies will match funds provided by graduate programs (to a maximum of $8,000 per student and to a maximum of $50,000 for the program in total) to support Master’s and doctoral Aboriginal students registered at the UBC-Vancouver campus for the 2017/18 academic year (i.e., from 1 […]

Congratulations to our 8 RES Graduates of 2017!

Congratulations to our 8 RES Graduates of 2017!

IRES would like to congratulate our recent graduates of May 2017! Esteemed congratulations from all of us! We wish you the very best in your future careers and endeavors! (Photo credit: BdwayDiva1 from flickr/Creative Commons) Our 8 All-Star graduates are: Kieran Findlater (PhD), Supervisors Milind Kandlikar & Terre Satterfield     Ashlee Jollymore (PhD), Supervisor […]

February 9, 2017 IRES Student Seminar with Anna Schuhbauer  Seminar Video available now for viewing

February 9, 2017 IRES Student Seminar with Anna Schuhbauer
Seminar Video available now for viewing

Anna Schuhbauer presented on February 9, 2017. Her seminar video is now available for viewing: http://ires.ubc.ca/2016/08/02/february-9-2017-ires-student-seminar-speaker-anna-guillaume/ Fisheries subsidies and economic viability of small-scale fisheries Abstract: Small-scale fisheries (SSF) provide food and jobs for millions of people worldwide and therefore contribute to the wellbeing of many coastal communities. However, they are currently threatened by overfishing, climate […]

RES PhD candidate Michael Lathuillière co-authored a new publication!

RES PhD candidate Michael Lathuillière co-authored a new publication!

RES PhD candidate Michael Lathuillière has co-authored a new publication led by Dr. Anne-Marie Boulay entitled “The WULCA consensus characterization model for water scarcity footprints: assessing impacts of water consumption based on available water remaining (AWARE)” in The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment. The paper constitutes an official recommendation to the UNEP/SETAC Life Cycle […]

RES MSc student Kalifi Ferretti-Gallon co-authored a new publication!

RES MSc student Kalifi Ferretti-Gallon co-authored a new publication!

RES MSc student Kalifi Ferretti-Gallon co-authored a new publication with Dr. Jonah Busch, a Senior Fellow at the Center for Global Development. The publication is entitled “What Drives Deforestation and What Stops It? A Meta-Analysis” and published on Review of Environmental Economics and Policy.  Much congratulations from all of us at IRES! The article can be found […]

June 26, 2017: Seminar: Fish, Fishing and Fishing-dependent Communities  Speaker: Nicholas Watts

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Global Synthesis of Large-Scale Land Acquisitions at University of Maryland

June 13, 2017 Please see the following for details: Hiring! Postdoctoral Research Associate in Global Synthesis of Large-Scale Land Acquisitions

Researcher in urban climatology at Institute of Geoecology, Technische Universität Braunschweig

June 13, 2017 The Climatology and Environmental Meteorology working group (Institute of Geoecology, Technische Universität Braunschweig) is looking for a motivated person interested to conduct research in urban climatology. Our group is interested in urban climate processes, urban air quality and the influence of green infrastructure on the urban environment. The successful candidate will be […]

Social consultant position at Environmental Resources Management (ERM)

June 13, 2017 ERM is seeking a motivated Social Consultant with a background in stakeholder engagement and socio-economic sciences to join our office in Vancouver, BC. The ideal candidate will have a versatile skillset that enables them to contribute to the Social Performance team’s activities, including stakeholder and Aboriginal consultation and engagement, socio-economics, land use, […]