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14 Jan 2021

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.

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23 Nov 2020

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)

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25 Sep 2020

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.

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03 Sep 2020

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.

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30 Apr 2020

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. 

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21 Feb 2020

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.

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06 May 2019

2018/19 Killam Award winners for excellence in teaching announced

As one of six Killam institutions, UBC offers yearly awards from the Killam Endowment Fund to faculty and teaching assistants who demonstrate excellence in teaching. 

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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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