Thorsten Knipfer
Assistant Professor Tamara Cohen Receives SSHRC Insight Development Grant

Assistant Professor Tamara Cohen Receives SSHRC Insight Development Grant

Assistant Professor Tamara Cohen Receives SSHRC Insight Development Grant Dr. Tamara Cohen, an Assistant Professor in the Food, Nutrition and Health program and the Director of the Dietetics program, has received an Insight Development Grant from the Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC). Her project will look into the development of a […]
Community Builder Roxana Quinde Wins President’s Staff Award

Community Builder Roxana Quinde Wins President’s Staff Award

Community Builder Roxana Quinde Wins President’s Staff Award Sept 3 – Roxana Quinde has won a UBC President’s Staff Award for Community Engagement. For the last 20 years, she has fostered global links to universities and organizations for student exchanges, and has been a strong community builder on campus. Quinde became a full-time staff member […]
Dean’s Message for LFS Community Connects: August 2020

Dean’s Message for LFS Community Connects: August 2020

Dean’s Message for LFS Community Connects: August 2020 It’s been six months since we’ve had to make a quick pivot into our new virtual existence. I don’t know where the time has gone – fall is just around the corner, which means we are preparing for students to resume classes. This year our Term 1 […]

Assistant or Associate Professor in Food Science

Assistant or Associate Professor in Food Science The Faculty of Land and Food Systems at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada (www.landfood.ubc.ca) is seeking an outstanding candidate for a full-time, tenure track position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor within the Food, Nutrition and Health Program in the Food Science group. The […]
Three Faculty Members are Recipients of the John R. Evans Leaders Fund

Three Faculty Members are Recipients of the John R. Evans Leaders Fund

Three Faculty Members are Recipients of the John R. Evans Leaders Fund Three researchers at the Faculty of Land and Food Systems have received funding from the Government of Canada, through the Canada Foundation for Innovation and the John R. Evans Leaders Fund. Assistant Professor Derek Dee received $125,000 for his project, Single Molecule Force […]

Sessional Lecturer (Horticultural Techniques)

Sessional Lecturer (Horticultural Techniques) The Faculty of Land and Food Systems at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada is seeking applications for a Sessional Lecturer position, from January 1, 2021 to April 30, 2021. Applicants must have a Master Degree or PhD in a related field, be familiar with plant growth & development (that […]
Professor Dan Weary Receives UFAW Medal for Outstanding Contributions to Animal Welfare Science

Professor Dan Weary Receives UFAW Medal for Outstanding Contributions to Animal Welfare Science

Professor Dan Weary Receives UFAW Medal for Outstanding Contributions to Animal Welfare Science Professor Dan Weary received the Universities Federation for Animal Welfare (UFAW) Medal for Outstanding Contributions to Animal Welfare Science. The UFAW Medal recognises exceptional achievements of individual scientists who have made fundamental contributions to the advancement of animal welfare over a number […]
Risa Sargent