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UBC REC Intramurals

September 19 2017 For those of you still interested in playing UBC Rec intramurals, there is a free agent facebook group with threads for the specific leagues. You can mention your sport of interest and hopefully a team captain will contact you. Deadline to register teams for the UBC intramural leagues are due 19-21 September, […]

GPS Workshops: Time Management + Non-Academic Careers for Humanities & Arts + Knowledge Mobilization at VCHRI

There is still space available for next week’s Knowledge Mobilization sessions at VCHRI: Knowledge Mobilization: Lessons learned from a decade of impact: keynote session discussing strategies and experiences in designing and implementing a knowledge mobilization plan Thursday, Sept 28, 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM, Gordon and Leslie Diamond Health Care Centre (@Oak and 12th, VGH […]

IOF Seminar: September 22, 2017 Turning national commitments into conservation action for seahorses.

IOF Seminar: September 22, 2017
Turning national commitments into conservation action for seahorses.

Friday, September 22, 2017 11:00 am AERL 120, 2202 Main Mall, UBC Seahorses have generated many exciting conservation changes for seahorses and other ocean life – the most important being the emergence of a new tool for regulating global exports of marine fishes. All seahorse species are listed on Appendix II of The Convention on […]

Research Intern for The Flightlight Group

September 19 2017 Summary: The Intern will undertake a variety of assignments and projects in support of Firelight’s research and operations. Excellent communication and organizational skills are a must, as is a good understanding of research. Reporting to the Mentor and others as assigned, the Intern will work effectively both independently and as part of […]

Junior Engineer/Scientist Position

September 19 2017 About Us Ebbwater Consulting is a small, specialised, passionate firm that works hard to mitigate flood and natural hazard risk in communities all across Canada. We aren’t your traditional engineering firm – we pride ourselves on being able to work across disciplines, at pushing boundaries, and generally trying to do things a […]

Call for Applications to the Liu Scholars Program

Call for Applications to the Liu Scholars Program

September 19 2017 Applications are now open to the Liu Scholars program at the Liu Institute for Global Issues. Current UBC doctoral students in any year from any discipline are invited to apply. The Liu Scholars program was created in 2009 in order to bring together exceptional PhD students from across UBC to facilitate collaborative, […]

Marine modeller post doctoral position at Canadian Wildlife Service

September 19 2017 Canadian Wildlife Service is looking for a Marine modeler to support programs under the Government’s Ocean Protection plan (OPP). For the (Wildlife Research Division and Canadian Wildlife Service) our work under the OPP will be around collecting baseline data on marine birds in the north coast and developing models to better understand […]

Call for Proposals – Vivien M Srivastava Career-mentoring Initiatives

September 19 2017 In partnership with the Vivien M. Srivastava Memorial Endowment Fund, the Dean sponsors the following career-mentoring workshops hosted by graduate students and post-doctoral fellows for their peers in the Faculty of Science. Application deadline for proposal submissions: October 27, 2017. For details and the application process, please visit the initiative websites indicated […]

A Seminar on Waste

September 19 2017 Wastes: Histories and Futures Waste is omnipresent. The more it surrounds and shapes the conditions of life and culture, the more urgently it solicits attention. Since the pioneering work of Mary Douglas, who understood waste as “matter out of place,” waste has been understood by a range of disciplines through ideas […]

Postdoctoral Research position in Philanthropy and Environmental Governance at Colorado State University

September 19 2017 We are seeking a postdoctoral research fellow to join a social science project examining the role of philanthropic foundations in environmental governance. The project focuses specifically on marine conservation governance in the Pacific Islands, and will include fieldwork in Fiji and Palau as well as at foundation offices in the U.S. The […]