UBC's 2021 Distinguished University Scholars
We are pleased to announce ten new Distinguished University Scholars at UBC. The Distinguished University Scholar awards recognize exceptional members of faculty who have distinguished themselves as scholars in research and/or teaching and learning.
Killam Teaching Prize and Killam Graduate Teaching Assistant Award 2020/2021 recipients
We are pleased to announce the recipients of this year’s Killam Teaching Prize and Killam Graduate Teaching Assistant Award.
Dr. Susan Porter receives award for Outstanding Leadership in Graduate Education
Dr. Susan Porter, Dean and Vice-Provost, Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, has been named as the fifth recipient of the Debra W. Stewart Award for Outstanding Leadership in Graduate Education, for her passionate advocacy and invaluable contributions to UBC and the international graduate education community.
UBC congratulates 2020/21 University Killam Professors
We are pleased to announce the appointment of six new University Killam Professors. The highest honour UBC can confer on a faculty member, a University Killam Professorship recognizes exceptional teachers and researchers who are leaders in their fields, and who have received international recognition for their talents and achievements.
Four UBC faculty named AAAS Fellows in 2020
This year, four UBC faculty members have been elected as Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
Nine UBC faculty elected to Royal Society of Canada
The Royal Society of Canada has announced that nine UBC faculty members are among this year's Fellows and Members of the College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists.
VP Academic Portfolio recipients of the 2020 President's Award for Staff
We are pleased to announce that four staff in the Provost & Vice-President Academic portfolio are recipients of this year’s UBC President’s Award for Staff.
2019/20 Killam Award winners for excellence in teaching
UBC has announced the recipients of the 2019/20 awards from the Killam Endowment Fund to faculty and teaching assistants who demonstrate excellence in teaching.
Two UBC Faculty Members Named 2020 3M National Teaching Fellows
Tiffany Potter, Professor of Teaching in the Department of English Language and Literatures, and Paul Cubbon, Assistant Dean, Innovation at the UBC Sauder School of Business, have been named 2020 3M National Teaching Fellows.