Your UBC

Every role contributes to the future of our university. Get to know the people who make UBC. Share your voice and help shape our university into the place you want it to be. It is yours.

Get to know your colleagues

Find out what your colleagues across UBC are working on – both at UBC and beyond.

Featured Colleagues

Shirley works to help ensure that students are treated fairly and feel supported during their time at UBC.

With a foundation in law, and a staunch belief in human rights, Shirley Nakata, UBC’s first Ombudsperson for Students, is advocating for the student voice, and encouraging us to broaden our understanding of the concept of ‘fairness’ as we know it.


See what else your colleagues are up to >


Get to know UBC’s senior leadership


One-on-one with John Innes
Dr. John Innes is the Dean of the Faculty of Forestry. What you might not know, is that he’s also a recipient of a shared Nobel Peace Prize with Al Gore, his grandmother was in the first female intake at the University of Cambridge, and he speaks a handful of languages.

Have your say

Whether you have a question for the President, suggestions for new ways of working, or would like to join a faculty and staff survey panel, there are a number of ways you can have your say.