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26 Nov 2021

Search for Deputy Academic Director, Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology

UBC Vancouver is embarking on a search for a new Deputy Academic Director, Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology (CTLT). Tenured UBC Vancouver faculty members are invited to apply for the position by February 15, 2022.

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24 Nov 2021

2022 Program for Open Scholarship and Education

The Program for Open Scholarship and Education is a four-month flexible and blended program that will help educators gain the tools and strategies to become proficient in supporting and advocating for open practices.

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22 Nov 2021

Informed Opinions virtual workshops

UBC’s VPRI, Faculty of Arts, and the Public Humanities Hub are partnering with Informed Opinions to host a series of virtual workshops: “Op-Eds: Writing Compelling Commentary” in Spring 2022.

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01 Nov 2021

Dr. Zu-hua Gao appointed head of the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Dr. Zu-hua Gao has been appointed as head of the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, effective November 1, 2021.

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18 Nov 2021

Leadership change within the Equity and Inclusion Office

As UBC continues to advance its equity, diversity and inclusion initiatives, the Equity and Inclusion Office (EIO) will be undergoing a leadership change.

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11 Oct 2021

Dr. Bonnie Effros appointed head of the Department of History

Dr. Bonnie Effros has been appointed as the new Head of the Department of History. Dr. Effros will begin a five-year term on January 1, 2022.

Dr. Effros is currently Professor of European History and the Chaddock Chair of Economic and...

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17 Nov 2021

Planning for succession of the Provost and Vice-President, Academic, UBC Vancouver

A message from Professor Santa J. Ono, President and Vice-Chancellor, UBC.

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16 Nov 2021

Submit your comments as part of an external review of the UBC Faculty of Dentistry

External reviews are conducted periodically to ensure that UBC’s Faculties and Administrative Units are supporting the university’s academic mission. In January, the Faculty of Dentistry is undergoing an external review as part of this process.

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