[VanBUG] VanBUG 2015-16 Season – Save the Dates!‏

VanBUG is kicking off its 14th season on Thursday, September 17th at 6pm with Dr. Fiona Brinkman from Simon Fraser University. This season, we are featuring many local bioinformatic stars including new faculty members. Events will take place at BCCRC Auditorium as before. This year, we also will be broadcasting and archiving the presentations for […]

New Group Content: Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements‏

Call for applications: Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements, Spring Competition Deadline Friday, 22 May 2015 Annual Value up to $6,000 for three to six months The Canada Graduate Scholarship Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements (CGS-MSFSS) Program supports high-calibre Canadian graduate students pursuing exceptional research experiences at research institutions outside of Canada. This program is available to Canadian […]

TA Opportunities in Biochemistry‏

Opportunity here: http://biochem.ubc.ca/about/careers/

Notice: upcoming workshops and presentations‏

Hello everyone. Attached and below is information about upcoming workshops and presentations in Project Management:    ·         Workshops – registration is REQUIRED – email rroscoe@bcgsc.ca to register: ·         Monday 05 October 130-430pm – Introduction to Project Management. John Jambor Room, VCC. ·         Monday 19 October 130-430pm – Budgeting Basics. John Jambor Room, VCC. ·         Monday 02 November 130-430pm – Project Team […]

New Group Content: CIHR Webinars for Students -fills up fast‏

Good morning/afternoon, It is my pleasure to announce that once again this year, CIHR will be offering information sessions to students and university staff about CIHR award programs as well as recent improvements made to these. Information will also be provided on relevant CIHR policies, tips for applicants, and guidelines on how to submit an […]

Mentorship Opportunity for Graduate Students‏

URO is a student-run and AMS constituted club here at UBC; this September, we will be running a program called The Research EXperience (REX). As part of REX, faculty members, graduate students or postdoctoral fellows will be paired with undergraduate students to design a prospective research project or solve & explain a question developed by […]

Job opportunity‏

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2016-2017 Vanier Competition – Eligibility rules‏

Please do not apply for this scholarship if you do not have a first class average (80% or higher over last two years of study) or you have completed more than 20 months of  PhD study as of May 1, 2016. Citizenship Canadian citizens, permanent residents of Canada and foreign citizens are eligible to be […]

2016-2017 Vanier Competition – please note the deadline of Vanier competition – August 31‏

If you are planning to apply for this competition, please let me know by August 4th, so I can plan how to best facilitate the process. If you want me to read over and give you any suggestions on your application, you need to send the application to me by August 24th. AND PLEASE READ ELIGIBILITY RULES CAREFULLY […]

New Group Content: Revision to Airfare for Graduate Travel Competition Eligibility‏

New content with the title “Revision to Airfare for Graduate Travel Competition Eligibility” has been posted into a group you belong to. You can view the new content at https://faculty-staff.grad.ubc.ca/group/3909/announcement/4888 The entire content will be displayed at the bottom of this email for your review. Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies – Faculty & Staff website (https://faculty-staff.grad.ubc.ca) […]