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Announcing the 2023/24 Grants for Catalyzing Research Clusters Competition
We are pleased to announce the 2023/24 Grants for Catalyzing Research Clusters (GCRC) Competition.
Statement regarding the escalating situation in Iran
On behalf of the University of British Columbia, we wish to express our concern about the unfolding situation in Iran in response to the tragic death of Mahsa Amini.
Share your thoughts on proposed amendments to the Policy on Academic Freedom by October 24
Students, faculty and staff at UBC are invited to comment on proposed changes to the university’s Policy on Academic Freedom by October 24, 2022.
Dr. Rumee Ahmed appointed Vice-Provost, International, pro tem
Dr. Rumee Ahmed has been appointed Vice-Provost, International, pro tem , effective September 15, 2022.
Call for proposals for teaching-related funding opportunities
We are pleased to invite proposals for a number of teaching-related funding opportunities this fall, in support of advancing UBC’s academic mission.
National Postdoc Appreciation Week: Sept. 20-23, 2022
September 20-23 2022 is National Postdoc Appreciation Week at UBC.
Academic Integrity: New Regulation & Website
The Academic Calendar section on "Discipline for Academic Misconduct” has been updated to introduce an additional path for Faculties (Deans’ offices) to respond to allegations of academic misconduct. The new formal diversionary process includes an integrity plan in which Faculties and students can develop a plan of action to respond to academic misconduct.
Rella Ng appointed as new Associate Vice-President, Enrolment Services and Registrar
Rella Ng will join UBC as the new Associate Vice-President, Enrolment Services and Registrar, effective November 15, 2022.