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09 Jan 2023

Search for a new Vice-Provost and Associate Vice-President, Faculty Planning

UBC is embarking on a search for a new Vice-Provost and Associate Vice-President, Faculty Planning.

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05 Jan 2023

Observing the third anniversary of the downing of Flight PS752

January 8, 2023 marks the third anniversary of the downing of Ukraine International Airlines Flight PS752, in which four members of the UBC community lost their lives.

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04 Jan 2023

Dr. Neeru Gupta appointed Head, Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences

Dr. Neeru Gupta has been appointed as Head of the Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences, effective January 1, 2023.

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03 Jan 2023

UBC Faculty, Faculty Emeriti, among 2022 Order of Canada appointees

On December 29, 2022, the Governor General announced 99 appointments to the Order of Canada, which includes four UBC faculty and faculty emeriti.

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28 Nov 2022

Dr. Alex Scott appointed Head, Department of Physical Therapy

Dr. Alex Scott has been appointed Head, Department of Physical Therapy, in the Faculty of Medicine, effective November 28, 2022.

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13 Dec 2022

Dr. Jan Dutz reappointed Head, Department of Dermatology & Skin Science

Dr. Jan Dutz has been reappointed as the Head, Department of Dermatology & Skin Science, for a second five-year term effective to June 30, 2027.

  • Reappointment

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07 Dec 2022

Extension of the appointment of Dr. Susan Parker, University Librarian

The UBC Board of Governors has approved the extension of appointment of Dr. Susan Parker as University Librarian for a second five-year term, until August 2027.

  • Reappointment

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06 Dec 2022

Dr. Gage Averill appointed Provost and Vice-President, Academic, UBC Vancouver

Dr. Gage Averill has been appointed as the Provost and Vice-President, Academic, UBC Vancouver.

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