Award Winners

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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16 Sep 2016

UBC congratulates newest University Killam Professors

An extraordinary teacher who encourages their students to pursue excellence. 

An internationally recognized leader in their academic field. 

An exceptional researcher whose accomplishments have had a major impact and lead to solutions that change the world.

These are some of the qualities that embody those with the distinction of University Killam Professor – the highest honour UBC can bestow on a faculty member. With that in mind, we are delighted to announce the most recent winners of the University Killam Professorships.

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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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