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Graduate Student Input for UBC Graduate Education Plan

January 31 2018 Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies (G+PS) is undergoing a consultation process to develop a five-year strategic plan for graduate education and postdoctoral studies at UBC.  We believe graduate education is critically important to the university and to society, and we are very excited to develop a plan that will further advance our already […]

University of the South Pacific Professor of Risk Resilience

January 31 2018 Please see the attached PDF files for a Professor of Risk Resilience position at the University of the South Pacific . The deadline has been extended to 18 March, 2018.  Professor of Risk Resilience position    

Kyoto University’s Hakubi Project 2018 Call for Applications

January 30 2018 Kyoto University’s Hakubi Project has recently opened its 2018 call for applications. The fellowship appoints successful applicants as program-specific faculty for five years (i.e. non-tenure track visiting position) with relevant departments or research centers at the university. Approximately 10-12 fellows are appointed each year.   The program aims to promote research excellence […]

Food Systems Career Development Internships available

January 30 2018 New Internships available for Summer 2018 through the Centre for Sustainable Food Systems at UBC Farm. Our hugely successful internship program is available to all UBC students and there are no pre-requisites. These are unpaid, for-credit internships.   Available internships include: Biodiversity Monitoring Composting Initiative at Cheakamus Centre (off-campus) Community Kitchen Manager […]

15 Marie Sklodowska-Curie PhD positions in Feminist Political Ecology

January 30 2018 On behalf of the WEGO-ITN, The International Institute of Social Studies (ISS) of Erasmus University Rotterdam is pleased to announce the recruitment of 15 Marie Sklodowska-Curie (MSCA) PhD positions (Early Stage Researchers). WEGO-ITN’s consortium is made up of scholar-activists working on feminist political ecology from ten institutions in five European Union countries: Germany, […]

GPS Events: cIRcle & Copyright info + Interacting with the Media + Presentation Skills

January 30 2018   Registration is now open for: Showcasing your Graduate Research in UBC’s Open Access Digital Repository: Help with Copyright and More Tue, Feb 6, 12:30 PM– 2:00 PM @ Thea Koerner House Register at:   Introduction to Interacting with the Media Wed, Feb 7, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM @ Thea […]

New Youth Opportunities with the BC Council for International Cooperation

January 30 2018 Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) Bootcamp This 5-month training intensive is a great opportunity for young people (aged 18-24) who enjoy experiential learning and want to gain experience in implementing the Sustainable Development Goals. The program is designed to increase knowledge and leadership skills in real-world settings, and centers around attending the United […]

PhD Candidate The effects of human decision-making on settling in risk-prone urban areas

January 30 2018 At the University of Twente, Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation (ITC), we are offering a fully-funded 4 year PhD position on modelling the impacts of human decision-making in urban risk-prone areas: The department of Urban and Regional Planning and Geo Information Management (PGM) of ITC works on the linkage of […]

June- August 2018: Upcoming Workshops at the UBC Farm

June- August 2018: Upcoming Workshops at the UBC Farm

The Centre for Sustainable Food Systems at the University of British Columbia is excited to announce that registration for the first half of our 2018 workshop series is now open! The UBC Farm hosts a wide range of workshops covering everything from permaculture and gardening to herbal medicine, weaving, fermenting, foraging, and much more. This year, we […]

Sustainable Water Governance and Indigenous Law

January 26 2018 Job Title: Research Assistant (Research and Dissemination) Position Classification: Project Assistant Job Description: POSITION SUMMARY: The Sustainable Water Governance and Indigenous Law Project (Decolonizing Water Project) at the University of British Columbia is a SSHRC Partnership Grant running from 2016- 2023. It is housed in the Department of Geography with research collaborators […]