UBC Sociology is a research powerhouse by any measure, with Profs. Amin Ghaziani and Beth Hirsh recently appointed as Canada Research Chairs. The program is part of a national strategy to make Canada one of the world’s top countries in scholarly excellence.
UBC ranks among the top 40 universities in the world and Sociology has an award-winning record, including 2017 Killam Awards for grad sudent Nicole Malette (teaching), and Profs. Catherine Corrigall-Brown and Silvia Bartolic (teaching)
PhD student Kaitlyn Jaffe has been awarded a Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship.
Vanier Scholars demonstrate leadership skills and a high standard of scholarly achievement in graduate studies in the social sciences and/or humanities, natural sciences and/or engineering and health. Jaffe’s funding will be coming from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), amounting to $50,000 per year for 3 years. Read more about the Vanier Scholarship […]
Job Posting: Assistant Professor, Environmental Sociology, tenure-track
The Department of Sociology invites applications for one full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor position. Professor Position: Assistant Professor: Environmental Sociology (tenure-track) Deadline Sept 15, 2017 (Begins July 1, 2018) The Department of Sociology in the Faculty of Arts at the University of British Columbia (Vancouver) invites applications for a tenure-stream faculty position at the rank of […]