Joanne Saunders

Joanne Saunders

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Albert Chang

Albert Chang

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UBC and BC SPCA Launch New Research Chair to Study Companion Animals

UBC and BC SPCA Launch New Research Chair to Study Companion Animals

UBC and BC SPCA Launch New Research Chair to Study Companion Animals June 22, 2020 – Companion animals play a large role in their adopted families and in service programs where their social interactions can benefit people with disabilities. Alexandra Protopopova, an Assistant Professor in UBC’s Faculty of Land and Food Systems, has done extensive […]

Postdoctoral Research Fellow: Canadian Organic Vegetable Improvement Project

Postdoctoral Research Fellow: Canadian Organic Vegetable Improvement Project The Food Sovereignty Research Group at the Centre for Sustainable Food Systems (CSFS) at UBC Farm invites applications for a full time, Postdoctoral Research Fellowship with an anticipated two year term beginning August 15, 2020. The position is located in the Applied Biology program in the Faculty […]
Meet the LFS Class of 2020

Meet the LFS Class of 2020

Meet the LFS Class of 2020! Congratulations to all of our students in the Class of 2020! Here are just a few of our outstanding students who are poised to make their mark in the world. Njoki Mburu, Global Resources Systems As an international student from Nakuru, Kenya, Njoki received the MasterCard Foundation Scholarship to […]
Racial Equity and Food Systems Resources

Racial Equity and Food Systems Resources

Racial Equity and Food Systems Resources The Faculty of Land and Food Systems (LFS) is a diverse network of students, staff, faculty and community partnerships. In support of Black Lives Matter and #shutdownSTEM, we need to work collectively towards dismantling systems of oppression in our faculty, at UBC, and beyond. The resources below are a […]
May is National Pet Month

May is National Pet Month

May is National Pet Month! To mark the occasion, we asked Dr. Alexandra (Sasha) Protopopova, an assistant professor in the animal welfare program, about the benefits of having an animal companion by your side. Now that we are all stuck at home, we can appreciate our bond with our companion animals even more! Previous research […]

Assistant Professor (Indigenous scholar) in Land and Food Systems

Assistant Professor (Indigenous scholar) in Land and Food Systems The Faculty of Land and Food Systems at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada (www.landfood.ubc.ca) is seeking an outstanding Indigenous candidate for a full-time position at the rank of Assistant Professor (tenure track) within either the Faculty’s Applied Biology Program or Food, Nutrition and Health […]
Melina Biron

Melina Biron

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Alumni: Pivoting Their Businesses during COVID-19

Alumni: Pivoting Their Businesses during COVID-19

Alumni: Pivoting Their Businesses during COVID-19 The COVID-19 situation has affected almost every industry around the world. We checked in with three Faculty of Land and Food Systems entrepreneurs in Vancouver, to see how they are adapting their food and beverage businesses in these times. Mauricio Lozano, Master of Food Science, 2009 Mauricio Lozano Faculty […]