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UBC-V: Update regarding IUOE 882 strike vote

A message from: Linda McKnight, Managing Director, Human Resources — Advisory Services The International Union of Operating Engineers, Local 882, took a strike vote on Thursday, Sept. 7, and we have heard through the media that the vote was in favour. There are 63 tradespeople in this union and they operate the heating and cooling […]

30-Second Bio: Joseph Ferguson

30-Second Bio: Joseph Ferguson

Help your colleagues learn more about you and your work at UBC. Submit your own 30-Second Bio.

Name: Joseph Ferguson

Title: Financial Analyst

Department/Unit: Finance

Location: Okanagan

Year I started working at UBC: 2009

10 words or less to describe what I do at UBC: I provide information and evidence to support informed decision-making.

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UBC-V: 2018 call for proposals for small TLEF Project Grants

A message from: Hugh Brock, Associate-Provost, Academic Innovation, Office of the Provost and VP Academic The Office of the Provost and Vice-President Academic invites proposals from faculty, staff and students for small Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund (TLEF) Project Grants (under $50,000). The proposal deadline is 3:00 pm on November 17, 2017. In addition to […]

Eight UBC professors named Royal Society of Canada Fellows

Eight UBC professors have been named Fellows of the Royal Society of Canada (RSC) – the highest honour a scholar can achieve in the arts, humanities and sciences in Canada. They are: Sally Aitken, Forest and Conservation Sciences Michael Devereux, Vancouver School of Economics Guy Dumont, Electrical & Computer Engineering Margery Fee, English Gary Hinshaw, […]