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Dr. Martin Hirst appointed Director of Michael Smith Laboratories
Dr. Martin Hirst is the new director of UBC's Michael Smith Laboratories, effective July 1, 2022.
Report Marks the End of Academic Director Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond's Term
Dr. Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond, Aki-Kwe, has published a comprehensive report, detailing the activities of the Indian Residential School History and Dialogue Centre over the past four years.
Appointment of the new Dean of the UBC Sauder School of Business
It is my pleasure to announce that the Board of Governors has accepted the President's recommendation to appoint Professor Darren Dahl as the new Dean of the UBC Sauder School of Business for a five-year term, commencing on August 1, 2022.
Appointment of the Dean of the Faculty of Arts, pro tem
Professor Janice Stewart will serve as the Dean of the Faculty of Arts pro tem starting July 1, 2022.
Teaching Development Program & New Faculty Teaching Orientation 2022
The Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology is offering two programs for new UBC faculty: the Teaching Development Program for New Faculty (August 2022 – April 2023) and New Faculty Teaching Orientation (August 16, 2022).
Announcing the Appointments of the Program Director and Academic Co-Directors, Academic Leadership Development Program
We are very pleased to announce the appointments of the new Program Director and Academic Co-Directors of UBC’s Academic Leadership Development Program (ALDP).
Announcing the appointment of Associate Vice-President, Equity and Inclusion
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Arig al Shaibah as the new Associate Vice-President, Equity and Inclusion, starting July 1, 2022.
Announcing the Life Sciences Institute as a UBC Global Research Excellence Institute
The Life Sciences Institute (LSI) has become a designated UBC Global Research Excellence (GREx) Institute