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IRES Faculty Kai Chan has been named a member of the Royal Society of Canada’s College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists!

IRES Faculty Kai Chan has been named a member of the Royal Society of Canada’s College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists!

November 28 2017   Congratulations Kai Chan for being named a member of the Royal Society of Canada’s College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists!   Six UBC faculty have been named as members of the Royal Society of Canada’s College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists. Those named to the College represent the emerging generation […]

Elizabeth Henry Scholarship

December 7 2017   We are also excited to announce that applications will open for the 2018 Elizabeth Henry Scholarship on January 20, 2018, and the 2018 application deadline will be May 10, 2018. Please visit the Fraser Basin Council’s website to learn more about the scholarship and its goals. We encourage you to spread the word […]

Food related graduate research opportunities at Waterloo, Dalhousie and UBC-O

Funded Graduate Opportunities SSHRC Project Canadians’ Food Choices: From individual behaviours to global environmental change Do you want to work with a multi-disciplinary research team for your graduate studies? We are a cross-Canada team in the fields of industrial ecology, ecological economics, marketing/behavioral change, engineering, food environments, planning, and nutrition. Dr. Goretty Dias (Principal Investigator) […]

University of Victoria – PhD program in International Management and Organization Seeking Students for September 2018!

December 7 2017 Any Masters-level students who may be interested in pursuing a PhD in International Management and Organization. Students do not need to have a business degree to be eligible. Our deadline is fast approaching (January 30, 2018) and we encourage prospective students to contact us directly! PhD Program in International Management and Organization […]

Congratulations to our November 2017 RMES/RES Graduates!

Congratulations to our November 2017 RMES/RES Graduates!

(in order of the photos from left to right)   Daniel Klein, ­ RES MSc. Supervisor: Gunilla Öberg   Emma Luker, RMES MSc. Supervisors: Leila Harris and Mark Johnson   Elizabeth Williams, RMES MSc. Supervisor: Kai Chan   Santiago De La Puente Jeri, ­ RMES MSc. Supervisor: Villy Christensen      

Post-doctoral Research Position: Political Ecologies of Water Infrastructure

December 4 2017 Research Fellow – Community water infrastructures (Post-Doctoral Researcher) Application due date : 12 Noon (Irish Standard Mean Time) on Wednesday 3rd January 2018 Post Summary The EPA-funded research project WISDOM (Group Water Schemes: Community Infrastructure for Sustainable Development) based in the Department of Geography, Trinity College Dublin, is seeking to appoint a […]

Tenure-track Assistant or Tenured associate professor, International Studies, UW-Madison

Dec 4 2017 The International Studies Major at the University of Wisconsin-Madison seeks a tenure-track assistant or tenured associate professor and research experience in sociological, geographical, or anthropological approaches to the contemporary (post-Cold War) world. We seek a scholar with a place-based approach to the field, preferably with a regional focus on the Middle East; Central, East, […]

Field Based Research Assistant Position – WCS Canada Wolveine Program

Dec 4 2017 Position type:  Wolverine Research Assistant (short-term contract) Employer:  Wildlife Conservation Society Canada (WCS Canada) Supervised by:  Wolverine Conservation Scientist Term:  12 weeks Start date:  15 January 2018 Salary:  $7,000 Deadline for application:  11 December 2017   Position Summary: WCS Canada is seeking a research assistant to assist the Wolverine Conservation Scientist with a wolverine radiotelemetry study near Ear Falls, […]

British Council: Commonwealth Rutherford Fellowships

December 4th 2017 Commonwealth Rutherford Fellowships – applications open!   Commonwealth Rutherford Fellowships are for highly skilled researchers from other Commonwealth countries to spend one or two years at an eligible UK university or higher education institution conducting postdoctoral research.   These fellowships are funded by the UK Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) through […]

Build your Scientific and Technical Writing Skills

December 4 2017 Seats still available for: Conflict Resolution: Managing Tough People and Even Tougher Situations Fri, Dec 8, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM (@Thea Koerner House) and 2 PM – 3:30 PM (via webinar) In-person: www.grad.ubc.ca/about-us/events/16537-conflict-resolution-managing-tough-people-even-tougher-situations Webinar: www.grad.ubc.ca/about-us/events/16567-conflict-resolution-managing-tough-people-even-tougher-situations-webinar   Registration now open for: Build your Scientific and Technical Writing Skills (2 Days) Tue, Dec 12 & […]