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01 Aug 2022

Elisa Baniassad appointed CTLT Deputy Academic Director

The UBC Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology (CTLT) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Elisa Baniassad as the new Deputy Academic Director, effective July 1, 2022.

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27 Jul 2022

Faculty Research Awards — call for nominations

Nominations are now open for the annual UBC Faculty Research Awards, including the Killam Accelerator Research Fellowship (KARF).

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18 Jul 2022

Appointment of Dr. Simon Bates, Vice-Provost and Associate Vice-President, Teaching and Learning, pro tem

Dr. Simon Bates has been appointed to a new role of Vice-Provost and Associate Vice-President, Teaching and Learning, pro tem for a 12-month term, effective July 1, 2022.

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11 Jul 2022

Inviting early career researchers to Maximizing Impact 2022-2023

All non-tenured faculty members at the level of Assistant Professor who are within their first three years at UBC are invited to join the 2022-2023 Maximizing Impact program designed for Early Career Researchers.

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07 Jul 2022

Dr. Christie Newton appointed Associate Vice-President, Health pro tem

Dr. Christie Newton has been appointed Associate Vice-President, Health pro tem, effective July 1, 2022 to December 31, 2022.

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01 Jul 2022

Dr. Shawn Mansfield appointed Head of the Department of Botany

Dr. Shawn Mansfield has been appointed Head of the Department of Botany, effective July 1, 2022.

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01 Jul 2022

Dr. Navin Ramankutty appointed Director of Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability (IRES)

Dr. Navin Ramankutty has been appointed Director of Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability (IRES), effective July 1, 2022.

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01 Jul 2022

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.

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