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Exciting Job Opportunity for ASIC220

Exciting Job Opportunity for ASIC220

SESSIONAL LECTURER/POST-DOCTORAL TEACHING FELLOW OPPORTUNITY   The Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability invites applications for the position of sessional lecturer/ post-doctoral teaching fellow for the January – April 2018 period to teach an undergraduate course focusing on an introduction to sustainability. The salary range for this position will depend on qualifications and experience.  Applicants […]

Our RES Graduate Program application is open!

Our RES Graduate Program application is open!

The UBC online application system for RES September 2018 admissions is now open.  The September 2018 RES admissions deadline is January 15, 2018.  References are due January 25, 2018. Note: We do not have January admissions. _______________________________________________________________________________ The 2018 RES application procedure, admission requirements and required documents are detailed in the below link: http://ires.ubc.ca/graduate-program/prospective-students/how-to-apply/  

IRES alumnus Megan Peloso, published article now on Taylor & Francis Online!

IRES alumnus Megan Peloso, published article now on Taylor & Francis Online!

Congratulations, to Megan Peloso for her final published article (the Version of Record), now on Taylor & Francis Online. Click link below to view article. Pathways for Participatory Water Governance in Ashaiman, Ghana: Learning from Institutional Bricolage and Hydrosocial Perspectives Abstract Coupling a hydrosocial perspective with institutional bricolage, this research considers possibilities for participatory water […]

RES PhD Student Graham McDowell received the IDRC Doctoral Research Award- Congratulations!

RES PhD Student Graham McDowell received the IDRC Doctoral Research Award- Congratulations!

The IRES department is happy to announce that PhD student Graham McDowell received the IDRC Doctoral Research Award! BIO: http://ires.ubc.ca/person/graham-mcdowell-2/ Photo Credit: Graham McDowell      

RES PhD Candidate Lucy Rodina lead author of a new published article!

RES PhD Candidate Lucy Rodina lead author of a new published article!

Lucy Rodina (RES PhD Candidate) along with co-author Leila Harris (IRES Faculty) have recently published a new article. Click link below to view article: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1877343517301884     Lucy Rodina: http://ires.ubc.ca/person/lucy-rodina/ Lelia Harris: http://ires.ubc.ca/person/leila-harris/

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/ 

Nathan Bennett, IRES Postdoctoral Fellow, “Committing to socially responsible seafood” article published
RES alumni Margaret Morales in the news: examining housing costs in Seattle

RES alumni Margaret Morales in the news: examining housing costs in Seattle

Photo Credit: Perri VanderClock from flickr/ Creative Commons

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 

Mark Johnson (IRES Faculty) and Michael Lathuilliere (PhD Candidate)- 2 new publications

Mark Johnson (IRES Faculty) and Michael Lathuilliere (PhD Candidate)- 2 new publications

Mark Johnson an IRES faculty and Michael Lathuilliere a RES PhD candidate has just published 2 articles with their team in the Journal of Geophysical Research- Biogeosciences:   From Mark Johnson, Michael Lathuilliere and Jordan Graesser (Navin’s former Ph.D student) (as co-authors): “Spatial patterns of DOC concentration and DOM optical properties in a Brazilian tropical […]