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Lisa Powell (IRES Postdoctoral Fellow) – “Farm to school in British Columbia: mobilizing food literacy for food sovereignty” article published

Lisa Powell (IRES Postdoctoral Fellow) – “Farm to school in British Columbia: mobilizing food literacy for food sovereignty” article published

Lisa Powell, an IRES Postdoctoral Fellow has released another article, “Farm to school in British Columbia: mobilizing food literacy for food sovereignty.”   You can find the article here: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10460-017-9815-7 Photo Credit: Darren Birgenheler from flickr/ Creative Commons 

New Graham McDowell (PhD student) and Michele Koppes (IRES Faculty Associate) Publication

New Graham McDowell (PhD student) and Michele Koppes (IRES Faculty Associate) Publication

Graham McDowell and Michele Koppes have a recent publication. To read it click here. _________________________________________________________________________ For McDowell’s bio: http://ires.ubc.ca/person/graham-mcdowell-2/ For Koppes’ bio: http://ires.ubc.ca/person/michele-koppes/   Photo Credit: Graham Mcdowell from http://grahammcdowellresearch.com/visual/ 

History course: Indigenous peoples and the Land in BC

November 3 2017 Professor Raibmon from the Department of History is teaching a course on the Indigenouus People and Land in BC in January 2018. History 469: Indigenous Peoples and Land in BC Rights, Resistance, Resurgence Click for Pdf poster Indigenous peoples have neither ceded nor surrendered their title to  most of the territory commonly  […]

Tri-Council and Affiliated Master’s Competitions

Nonmember 3 2017   The Fall 2017 Canada Graduate Scholarships-Master’s (CGS-M) application is available on the Tri-Agency Research Portal: http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/students-etudiants/pg-cs/cgsm-bescm_eng.asp G+PS info on CGS-M: https://www.grad.ubc.ca/awards/canada-graduate-scholarships-masters-cgs-m-program Instructions for completing a CGS-M application (including transcript requirements): http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/ResearchPortal-PortailDeRecherche/Instructions-Instructions/CGS_M-BESC_M_eng.asp). Deadline: The deadline across Canada for applications is 5pm Pacific Standard Time on Friday, 1 December 2017. After this time, the Research Portal will close, and […]

Three Lead Energy Analyst job opening at UCS Chicago office

November 3 2017 Chicago, IL Lead Midwest Energy Analyst Climate & Energy Program Union of Concerned Scientists http://www.ucsusa.org/about/jobs-ucs#midwestanalyst The Union of Concerned Scientists seeks a talented and forward-thinking energy analyst. Your excellent research, advocacy, and communication skills will help us shape electricity markets and advance clean energy and climate policy solutions primarily within the Midwest […]

December 7, 2017: IRES Special Seminar  Speaker: Bradley Eyre  Last Seminar for Term 1

December 7, 2017: IRES Special Seminar
Speaker: Bradley Eyre
Last Seminar for Term 1

IRES Seminar Series Time: 12:30pm to 1:30pm (every Thursday) Location: AERL Theatre (room 120), 2202 Main Mall ***************************************************************************   Role of shallow water carbonate sediment dissolution in the future accretion of coral reefs in an acidifying ocean   Abstract: Ocean acidification (OA) is predicted to have a significant impact on the future of coral reefs, […]

Call for applications: Google PhD Fellowship

Novmeber 3 2017 Call for applications: Google PhD Fellowship Google PhD Fellowships support graduate students as they pursue their PhD in computer science, related disciplines, or promising research areas. The fellowship provides tuition, fees and a stipend for two years, with possible extension for a third year. Recipients are also matched with a Google Research […]

ASU Postdoctoral Research Associate Morrison Job

November 3 2017 Postdoctoral Research Associate Morrison Job #12187 Apply Now Securing Water for and from Agriculture through Effective Community and Stakeholder Engagement Arizona State University’s Morrison Institute in collaboration with the School of Human Evolution and Social Change are seeking a Postdoctoral Research Associate to conduct social scientific research as part of a multi-million dollar, […]

Hugh C. Morris Experiential Fellowship and Focus! Climate Change Student Video Contest

November 3 2017 The Hugh C. Morris Experiential Fellowship is designed to commemorate the life work and contributions to the fields of Geosciences, Climate Change, and Mathematics in Canada by Dr. Hugh C. Morris. He was a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, Chair of the Canadian Global Change Program and Recipient of the J. Willis […]

Stock Assessment Manager position open with Lummi Tribe

November 3 2017 Stock Assessment Manager with our Lummi Nation’s Natural Resources Department.  Responsible for the management of the Stock Assessment (SA) Division to support a sustainable, harvestable surplus of salmon and shellfish sufficient to support the Lummi Schelangen (“way of life”). Supervises SA staff and complies with the L.I.B.C. personnel policies. Staff includes three […]