Updates, news and stories
A selection of updates, news and stories from across the university.
UBCO26 September, 2022 | 30-second bio | Faculty & Staff
Carole is an accounts payable specialist at UBC Okanagan. Learn more about why she enjoys educating people about finance, how her newest family member fills her heart with joy, and what she loves about working from the Okanagan campus.
UBCV6 September, 2022 | 30-second bio | Faculty & Staff
Akshay is a human resources administrative clerk, and can be found working at the Access desk on the Vancouver campus. Find out what he believes is the best thing about working at UBC.
UBCV8 August, 2022 | 30-second bio | Faculty & Staff
As a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Mathematics at UBC Vancouver, Anirudh develops numerical methods to understand human blood flow. Find out why he believes he received the best advice from his PhD advisor.
UBCO11 July, 2022 | 30-second bio | Faculty & Staff
As an educator in the Sexual Violence Prevention and Response Office at UBC Okanagan, Johannah creates resources, develops curriculum, facilitates workshops and more. Find out why she encourages others to try out her newest hobby – roller skating.
UBCV30 May, 2022 | 30-second bio | Faculty & Staff
Mehwish is a postdoctoral research fellow at the Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health. Find out why her favourite quote is by Marie Skłodowska-Curie: "Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less."
UBCV3 May, 2022 | 30-second bio | Faculty & Staff
Angelina is a Communications and Marketing Strategist in the Faculty of Arts. Find out which character trait she believes allows a person to be a better communicator, colleague, and citizen.
UBCV28 March, 2022 | 30-second bio | Faculty & Staff
Jacqueline advises on faculty development, assessment/evaluation, and curriculum at the Family Medicine Residency Program in Abbotsford. What does she think is the greatest question ever asked?
UBCV14 March, 2022 | 30-second bio | Faculty & Staff
David is a professor and head of the Central, Eastern, and Northern European Studies department. Find out why he goes paddle boarding before challenging work engagements.
UBCV28 February, 2022 | 30-second bio | Faculty & Staff
Mauricio is a postdoctoral researcher in the School of Nursing, and focuses on health interventions and strategies to improve the physical and mental wellbeing of vulnerable youth.
UBCV7 February, 2022 | 30-second bio | Faculty & Staff
Paul Kwon is a finance manager at UBC Vancouver. Learn more about why his favourite quote is "Happiness is good health and a bad memory."
UBCV13 December, 2021 | 30-second bio | Faculty & Staff
Through her work as the HeadsUpGuys Toolkit Coordinator, Caroline supports men in their fight against depression. Find out why she believes empathy is a powerful tool, and what she does to support her own mental and physical health.
UBCV29 November, 2021 | 30-second bio | Faculty & Staff
As a Senior Business Analyst, Patricia shares operational, tactical, strategic, and regulatory reports in Workday with analytics teams across UBC. Find out why her favourite quote is: "The beauty is not making things perfect. It's making imperfect things work."