September 11, 2023 | Author: UBC Forestry
Job Post: UBC Forestry is seeking a Postdoc Research Fellow in Genomic Variant Identification and Comparative Genomics. Apply by October 14, 2023.
September 8, 2023 | Author: UBC Forestry
Job Post: UBC Forestry is seeking a PhD student to research drought regimes and their impacts on forest dynamics and forest ecosystem services in BC.
July 6, 2023 | Author: UBC Forestry
After half a century among our Faculty ranks, we spotlight Sue’s legacy as she enters her well-deserved retirement.
May 25, 2023 | Author: UBC Forestry
Congratulations to Dr. Ingrid Jarvis on receiving the UBC Distinguished Dissertation Prize and CAGS/ProQuest DDA nomination! Explore her groundbreaking research on the link between urban natural environments, human health, and childhood development.
November 23, 2022 | Author: UBC Forestry
Western researchers who conduct studies overseas are likely familiar with the terms “parachute science” or “colonial science”. Both are defined as scientific work that does not appropriately acknowledge the importance of local expertise. PhD candidate Alida O’Connor wants to ensure her international fieldwork incorporates a more meaningful approach with equitable collaborations integrated into every step in the process.
September 16, 2022 | Author: UBC Forestry
UBC Forestry welcomes Dr. Minghao Li, Associate Professor in Sustainable Timber-build Environment, to the Department of Wood Science. With an extensive research background in high-performance engineered wood products and connection systems, multi-story mass timber and timber-steel hybrid structures, Dr. Li joins the newly formed Wood Building Science and Technology Cluster to continue to advance innovative solutions to complex structural issues.
August 22, 2022 | Author: UBC Forestry
UBC Forestry congratulates Sarah Smith-Tripp for receiving the 2022/23 Gordon and Nora Bailey Fellowship in Sustainable Forestry. The Award aims to support students whose studies focus on issues related to climate change mitigation and adaptation, such as sustainable forest management practices, wildfire prevention and carbon capture.
July 14, 2022 | Author: UBC Forestry
UBC Faculty of Forestry’s Future Forests Fellowship (FFF), one of the largest single awards in the world given to an incoming doctoral student in forestry, is once again available in 2022. Made possible by a private Canadian foundation, the award, amounting to $280,000 over four years, was created to underscore just how much forestry research impacts global current and emerging ecological issues.
June 16, 2022 | Author: UBC Forestry
Graduate students from the Faculty of Forestry at UBC will soon study climate change and sustainability in the Mission Municipal Forest as part of a new partnership agreement between the City of Mission and the university.
March 16, 2022 | Author: UBC Forestry
UBC Forestry congratulates Professor and Dean Dr. Robert Kozak for receiving an honorary doctorate in Agriculture and Forestry from the University of Helsinki, Finland’s oldest and largest higher education institution. This honorary doctorate follows many notable awards and distinctions received by Dean Kozak.