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30 Jun 2021

Return to Campus Planning Digest: Archive

On behalf of Andrew Szeri, Provost and Vice-President Academic, UBC Vancouver, we are pleased to share our Return to Campus Planning Digest with you.

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23 Jul 2021

CTLT Summer Institute: August 23-26 2021

The 2021 online CTLT Summer Institute, August 23-26 2021, is a week of complimentary professional development workshops that focus on the fundamentals of teaching and learning for new instructors and teaching assistants.

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21 Jul 2021

Appointment of the new Dean of the Peter A. Allard School of Law

The Board of Governors has accepted the President's recommendation to appoint Professor Ngai Pindell as the new Dean of the Peter A. Allard School of Law for a five-year term commencing no later than November 1, 2021.

  • New

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13 Jul 2021

Maximizing Impact: welcoming applications for fall 2021 cohort

Following the survey conducted by the UBCV Provost’s Office in June 2020, where many faculty reported an increase in teaching and service workloads with parallel decreases in research outputs, and an overall reduction in their ability to work duri

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28 Jun 2021

Extension of appointment of Dr. Pamela Ratner, Vice-Provost and Associate Vice-President, Faculty Planning

The Board of Governors has approved the extension of appointment of Dr. Pamela Ratner as Vice-Provost and Associate Vice-President, Faculty Planning at UBC Vancouver, for a second five-year term, commencing July 1, 2021.

  • Reappointment

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23 Jun 2021

Register for new faculty professional development opportunities from the Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology


The Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology is offering two programs designed to help those new to teaching and those new to UBC: the Teaching Development Program for New Faculty (August 2021 – April 2022) and New Faculty Teaching Orientation (August 19).

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17 Jun 2021

Announcement regarding Dr. Minelle Mahtani

Dr. Minelle Mahtani will be leaving her position as Senior Advisor to the Provost on Racialized Faculty at the end of this month, to pursue new opportunities with both a faculty fellowship at UBC’s Public Humanities Hub, and as the new 2021-23 Brenda and David McLean Chair in Canadian Studies, in the Faculty of Arts.

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17 Jun 2021

Final IGNITE! event of the year: Ayesha S. Chaudhry & David Chariandy

A groundbreaking memoir for the final IGNITE! event of the year. Join Ayesha S. Chaudhry & David Chariandy on June 30 for a conversation not to be missed.

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