2019

USF Postdoctoral Research Fellowships

USF Postdoctoral Research Fellowships

Postdoctoral Research Fellowships — Supported by the Urban Studies Foundation (USF) Applications are invited for up to five early-career Postdoctoral Research Fellowships. These awards are intended to enable the Fellows to design and undertake a programme of up to three years dedicated Urban Studies research at any eligible institution of higher education across the globe. This programme should involve […]

GSWN Graduate Wellbeing Symposium 2019

GSWN Graduate Wellbeing Symposium 2019

GSWN Graduate Wellbeing Symposium 2019 Date: Friday, September 20th, 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Location: Dodson Room, I.K. Barber Learning Centre Join us for the Graduate Wellbeing Symposium, a one-day event dedicated to sharing the results of the Grad Student Wellbeing Network (GSWN) Graduate Wellbeing Study 2019, promoting the visibility of graduate wellbeing and mental […]

Student Volunteer Opportunity – Environmental Education

Student Volunteer Opportunity – Environmental Education

Creatures of the Night Volunteers Number of volunteers required: 15 Application closing date: September 29, 2019 Description Join SPES’ team and use your creative skills to connect people with nature in Stanley Park. Help the Stanley Park Ecology Society (SPES) deliver an entertaining and educational nature program to take place in Stanley Park in partnership […]

GPS Update: Skills of Communication (Mitacs) + Essentials of Productive Teams (Mitacs) + Industry Ready-Resume Webinar+ Writing Abstracts + More!

  Registration is now open for: Skills of Communication (Mitacs Training) | Sept 24 | 9 am  – 5 pm | Register here Essentials of Productive Teams (Mitacs Training) | Sept 27 | 9 am – 5 pm | Register here   There are still seats remaining in this week’s: Submitting your Thesis | Sept […]

IRSA 2020 Mini-Conference & (Post)-Graduate Student Workshop

IRSA 2020 Mini-Conference & (Post)-Graduate Student Workshop

Mini-Conference – Transdisciplinary Visual Methodologies As part of the IRSA 2020 XV World Congress of Rural Sociology in Cairns, Australia, RC40 (The Research Committee on Sociology of Agriculture and Food of the International Sociological Association) and the Australasian Agri-Food Research Network invite abstracts for a mini-conference on the exciting theme of transdisciplinary visual methodologies. We’re also hosting a separate (post)-graduate student workshop for […]

Food Connections 2019 – Call for Proposals

Food Connections 2019 – Call for Proposals

Fish are Food: A cross-pollination between seafood, community and farming for healthy island food systems Greenways Land Trust, the Island Food Hubs, and your 2019 conference steering committee are now accepting proposals for presenters at Food Connections 2019, November 28, in Campbell River, BC. The main conference day will include a keynote address; break-out sessions […]

The Terraton Challenge by Indigo Ag

The Terraton Challenge by Indigo Ag

The next breakthrough in carbon sequestration innovation is just beneath the surface Many of the world’s largest industries have transformed and unlocked new value through digital systems innovation, and now’s the time for agriculture to do the same. The Terraton Challenge rallies innovators to develop solutions that advance The Terraton Initiative, the global effort to remove […]

Call for Proposals: BC Parks Living Lab for Climate Change & Conservation Program

Call for Proposals: BC Parks Living Lab for Climate Change & Conservation Program

BC Parks Living Lab for Climate Change & Conservation Program BC Parks is pleased to announce that we are accepting project proposals for our Living Lab for Climate Change and Conservation Program. The mission of the Living Lab Program is to encourage climate change research in protected areas that documents changes in BC’s natural world, […]

Science Outreach Volunteer Opportunities with Let’s Talk Science

Science Outreach Volunteer Opportunities with Let’s Talk Science

Let’s Talk Science Outreach at UBC! Let’s Talk Science is a national science outreach organization, focused on getting primary and secondary school students excited about STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math). The UBC chapter, run by UBC graduate students, has a variety of volunteer programs. These programs reach different age groups, cover different topics, and […]

2020 UBC Farm Practicum, Applications Now Open!

2020 UBC Farm Practicum, Applications Now Open!

The 2020 UBC Farm Practicum in Sustainable Agriculture is now accepting applications! The UBC Farm Practicum can be taken as either a 7 month (April – October), or as a 5 month (April – August), experiential-learning program. The program is part-time (approximately 20 hours per week), and is designed for aspiring farmers, urban gardeners, environmental […]