1. October 10, 2017

    Congratulations Stilianos Louca

    Congratulations to Stilianos Louca (BRC postdoc) for winning the grand prize of the 2017 Science and SciLife Lab competition for his 2016 PhD thesis!  Awards are made annually in each of four different life science categories.

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  2. September 12, 2017

    Congratulations Sally Aitken!

    Please congratulate Sally Aitken, who has been elected to the Royal Society of Canada!  Sally is a leading authority on climate change adaptation and plant conservation genetics.  She was studying evolutionary responses to climate change in the 1990s, long before this became a mainstream research topic.

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  3. September 1, 2017

    Job Opening: President’s Excellence Chair in Biodiversity Studies

    The President’s Excellence Chair in Biodiversity Studies is expected to establish UBC as a global leader for research and graduate training in this field. The Biodiversity Research Centre at the University of British Columbia, in Vancouver, Canada, invites applications for a President’s Excellence Chair in Biodiversity Studies. We welcome applications from candidates working in any area of biodiversity research, and on any organisms or ecosystems. Candidates are expected to have an innovative and integrative research program that would extend and complement existing faculty strengths in conservation biology, ecology, evolutionary biology, microbial evolution, physiology, and systematics.  

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