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One-on-One with Simon Bates

One-on-One with Simon Bates

Simon Bates is the Associate-Provost, Teaching and Learning. Discover what Simon considers as key to the future of learning at UBC, how he maintains work-life balance, and why he’s still passionate about teaching.

Eric Eich and Sarah Gergel named Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

Two UBC Vancouver faculty members have been elected as Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the world’s largest multidisciplinary scientific society and publisher of the Science family of journals. In the section of Psychology, Dr. Eric Eich (Distinguished University Scholar, Professor of Psychology, and Vice-Provost and Associate Vice-President, Academic Affairs) is recognized by AAAS “for his penetrating theoretical […]

Jennifer Sanguinetti appointed Managing Director, Infrastructure Development

A message from John Metras, Associate Vice-President, Facilities I am very pleased to announce the appointment of Jennifer Sanguinetti as the new Managing Director, Infrastructure Development, effective immediately. Reporting to me, Jennifer will lead capital planning, facilities planning, and project development activities for the Vancouver campus and provide support for planning and project development activities […]

Lakshmi Yatham appointed Head, Department of Psychiatry

A message from Dr. Dermot Kelleher, Dean, Faculty of Medicine and Vice-President, Health I am pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Lakshmi Yatham as Head, Department of Psychiatry effective January 1, 2019 to June 30, 2024. In this role, Dr. Yatham will provide strategic leadership to the Department to foster excellence and innovation in […]

Stephanie McKeown appointed Chief Institutional Research Officer

Dr. Stephanie McKeown is the newly-appointed Chief Institutional Research Officer (CIRO) for the University of British Columbia – a role that spans both the Okanagan and Vancouver campuses. Dr. McKeown has been working in Institutional Research for 25 years. She has been with UBC Okanagan since 2007, and has been the Director of OPAIR (Okanagan) […]