Award Winners

04 Mar 2019

UBC Instructor Named 2019 3M National Teaching Fellow

Steven Barnes, a senior instructor and Associate Head of Undergraduate Affairs in the Department of Psychology, was recently named a 2019 3M National Teaching Fellow. The award, jointly sponsored by 3M Canada and the Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (STLHE), is the highest recognition of individual teaching excellence and educational leadership in Canada.

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20 Aug 2018

Andrew Arida and Grace Wong win UBC President's Awards for Staff

Andrew Arida, Associate Registrar & Director, Student Recruitment & Undergraduate Admissions, Enrolment Services, has been awarded a President's Service Award for Excellence, and Grace Wong, Senior International Advisor, Office of the Provost and Vice President Academic, has been awarded a President's Staff Award for Creativity and Innovation. 

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12 May 2017

Ten UBC researchers among latest Canada Research Chair appointments

Ten UBC researchers were among the latest Canada Research Chairs appointments, accompanied by a boost in federal funding totaling $8.6 million. 

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08 May 2017

Karen McKellin wins UBC President's Service Award for Excellence

Karen McKellin, Executive Director, International Student Initiative, has been awarded a President's Service Award for Excellence.

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02 Dec 2016

UBC receives $11.5 from federal government to support researchers

UBC received a $11.5 million boost in federal funding across all disciplines, with 14 professors newly appointed or renewed as Canada Research Chairs.

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01 Apr 2016

2015 Recipients of UBC's Faculty Research Awards

UBC is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2015 Faculty Research Awards. Winners were selected by UBC’s Faculty Research Award Committee, which spans arts and humanities, applied science, science, and medicine. 

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16 Nov 2015

Janet Werker awarded SSHRC Gold Medal

Dr. Janet Werker, UBC Psychology Professor and Canada Research Chair, is the recipient of the 2015 SSHRC Gold Medal, the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council’s (SSHRC) highest research honour.

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