GPS Update: Career Planning & Job Search Strategies + Project Management I (Mitacs Training) + Scholarship and Award Opportunities: CGS-M Masters + More!


Registration is now open for:

Career Planning & Job Search Strategies | Tues, Oct 22 | 12 – 1:30 pm | Register here

Foundations of Project Management I (2 Days) (Mitacs Training) | Thur & Fri,  Oct 24 & Oct 25 | 9 am – 5 pm | Register here

Scholarship and Award Opportunities: CGS-M Masters (for 4th year undergrads or 1st year research-based Masters)| Mon, Oct 28 | In-Person: 10 am – 12 pm  | Webinar: 1:30 – 3pm

 

Check out community.grad.ubc.ca for these, and other, opportunities: 

Writing and Communication

Doctoral Writing Retreat | Oct 25 | 10 am – 4 pm

Academic Support and Success

Computational Reproducibility (RStudio and GitHub) (with ECOSCOPE) | Oct 21 & 23 | 1 – 4pm

Literature Reviews” Searching and Keeping Track” | Oct 22 | 12 – 2 pm

Thesis Formatting: Tips, Tricks, and Resources (Online) | Oct 22 | 2 – 4 pm

R Study Group | Oct 23 | 1 – 2 pm

Citation Management using Mendeley (Intermediate) | Oct 24 | 12 – 2 pm

“Don’t Rock the Boat” – Graduate Supervision and Wellbeing Workshop Theatre Performances (various Oct, Nov dates) | Call for facilitators and attendees | First performance Oct 17 | 4-6 PM

Career Exploration

Employers on Campus: Oct 21: HSBC (5:30 – 6:30 pm), Cathay Pacific (5:30 – 7 pm) | Oct 22:  Consulate General of Japan/ Jet Program (5:30 – 6:30 pm)

Opportunities for Masters, PhD and Postdocs at  Montréal Behavioural Medicine Centre (MBMC) | Apply by Dec 13

Events

Free Public Lectures at the Gairdner Symposium (hosted by Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics) | Oct 21 | 3:30 – 6 pm

Represent UBC at the 2020 Peace Summit of Emerging Leaders at the United Nations Conference Centre in Bangkok, Thailand (Feb 5-7, 2020)