GPS Update: Part time work for grad students, Proj Mgmt II (Mitacs) + Negotiating the Job Offer (Webinar)+ Navigating your role as in instructor + More!

Interested in part-time work on campus, Sept through April (10 hrs/week)? There are several work learn opportunities specific to grad students (apply online through Careers Online by Aug 20th):

  • Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
    • Communications Assistant, Job ID 869351
    • Community Coordinator (working with us in the GPS program), Job ID 869021
  • Centre for Student Involvement and Careers
    • Graduate Career Assistant (working with Danielle Barkley), Job ID 869232
    • Graduate Student Career Advisors, Job ID 869951
  • Centre for Accessibility
    • Exam Invigilators, Job ID 870687


Registration is now open for:

Project Management II (Mitacs) | Aug 20 & 21 | 9 – 5 pm | Register (participants must have completed Proj Mgmt I through Mitacs)


There are still seats remaining in this week’s:

Academic Careers Week:  Interested in a career in academia? Do you have a strategy for your job search? How do you highlight your accomplishments in an academic CV? And, hear from UBC faculty members on their strategies to be successfully hired.

Planning for the Academic Job Search | Aug 13 | 10 – 11:30 am | Register

The Academic CV | Aug 14 | 2 – 3:30 pm | Register

Faculty Panel | Aug 15| 4-6 pm| Register


Check out for other opportunities including:


Career Building

Negotiating the Job Offer (WEBINAR) | Aug 24


Grad School Success

Navigating Your Role as an Instructor | Aug 19



Opportunity to learn about an innovative research methodology | Oct 1-3 | RSVP needed