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Roadmap for Change: Implementing anti-racism commitments at UBC (Jan. 25 2023)
Dr. Mary O'Connor appointed Director, UBC Biodiversity Research Centre
Dr. Mary O’Connor has been appointed Director of UBC’s Biodiversity Research Centre (BRC), effective January 1, 2023.
Dr. Sean Smukler appointed Director, Centre for Sustainable Food Systems at UBC Farm
Dr. Sean Smukler has been appointed as the Director of the Centre for Sustainable Food Systems (CSFS) at UBC Farm as of January 1, 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.