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Pembina Institute is hiring – Analyst, Buildings and Urban Solutions

June 1 2018 Pembina is looking for a new analyst to join their Vancouver office in the Buildings and Urban Solution program. Visitor website for the job opportunity. Attached is a PdF of the job description.  

Join us for a Long Table Dinner at UBC Farm

Join us for an al fresco farm-to-table meal at the UBC Farm! Following the wildly successful dinners last summer, our Long Table Dinner Series returns with two new multi-course family-style meals featuring the exquisite organic produce grown steps away at the UBC Farm. Location:  UBC Farm, 3461 Ross Drive, Vancouver Dates:  July 12 & August 17, 2018 […]

April 11, 2019: IRES Student Symposium  Speakers: various RES Master and PhD students

April 11, 2019: IRES Student Symposium
Speakers: various RES Master and PhD students

The IRES Student Symposium showcases research done by our Masters and PhD students. Presenters include John Driscoll, Naya Arriagada Oyarzun, Krista Cawley, Victor Lam, Steve Williams and Connor Robinson.
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April 4, 2019: IRES Faculty Seminar   Speaker: Navin Ramankutty

April 4, 2019: IRES Faculty Seminar
Speaker: Navin Ramankutty

Navin Ramankutty is Professor and Canada Research Chair in Global Environmental Change and Food Security at the Liu Institute for Global Issues and the Institute for Resources, Environment, and Sustainability at the University of British Columbia.
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Photo Credit: Graham McDowell

March 28, 2019: IRES Professional Development Seminar   Speaker: TBD

March 28, 2019: IRES Professional Development Seminar
Speaker: TBD

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Photo Credit: Madison Stevens, IRES PhD Student

March 21, 2019: IRES Faculty Seminar   Speaker: Ron Stewart (University of Manitoba)

March 21, 2019: IRES Faculty Seminar
Speaker: Ron Stewart (University of Manitoba)

Ron Stewart from University of Manitoba will be presenting on climate/ weather extremes in a changing climate. While focusing on the physics aspect, Ron will also include societal impacts and adaptation measures.

March 14, 2019: IRES Student Seminar   Speakers: Marco Vázquez Pérez and Alejandra Echeverri

March 14, 2019: IRES Student Seminar
Speakers: Marco Vázquez Pérez and Alejandra Echeverri

We will be hearing presentations from Marco Vázquez Pérez, MSc student, and second speaker TBA. More talk info coming soon .
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Photo Credit: Rocio Lopez, IRES PhD Student

March 7, 2019: IRES Professional Development Seminar   Speaker: TBD

March 7, 2019: IRES Professional Development Seminar
Speaker: TBD

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Photo Credit: Robin Harder, Postdoc Fellow at IRES

February 28, 2019: IRES Student Seminar   Speaker: Sahir Advani & Sean Smillie

February 28, 2019: IRES Student Seminar
Speaker: Sahir Advani & Sean Smillie

We will be hearing presentations from Sahir Advani, PhD student, and Sean Smillie, MSc student. More talk info coming soon .
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Photo Credit: Madison Stevens, IRES PhD Student

September 20, 2018: IRES Faculty Seminar   Speaker: David Boyd

September 20, 2018: IRES Faculty Seminar
Speaker: David Boyd

David Boyd, UN Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment and environmental lawyer, will be presenting on “The Right to Breathe Clean Air:  Catalyst for Change?”