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Call for Presentations: FIREtalk

Join the Research Commons for FIREtalks, an interdisciplinary discussion forum run by graduate students for graduate students. Share your research in a low-stakes environment, be inspired by research in other disciplines and connect with graduate students who share your interests. Pitch your presentation or activity online or via email to research.commons@ubc.ca For more information from […]

Connection Grants

Sponsor: Social Science Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)
Internal Review and Application deadlines:

  • April 1: Email Robert Olaj (OGPR) to alert him that you intend to participate in OGPR IR.
  • April 18: Email Robert Olaj Robert Olaj a draft PDF and Word copy of your full proposal for OGPR IR.
  • April 28, Noon: OGPR internal signature deadline. Applicants should email Robert Olaj a PDF of their proposal with a completed, signed, and scanned ORS Research Project Information Form . RPIFs will be returned to you if your application is in order and once the Associate Dean has signed off.
  • April 28, 4:00 p.m. : ORS deadline to hit ‘Submit’ online and email ORS your RPIF and the PDF of your application.
  • May 2: SSHRC national deadline (subsequent rounds: May 1, Aug. 1, Nov. 1)

Special notes:See above for requisite 50% matching requirement. Applicants/project directors or Co-Applicants on any project funded through a SSHRC Connection Grant that is still active are not eligible to apply for an individual Connection Grant. Co-Applicants for Connections Grants (only) may be from non-academic organizations.

Learning Forward 2016 Annual Conference

Learning Forward 2016 Annual Conference

Apply to present by Feb. 1, 2016. Sign up to attend or attend as a volunteer on Dec. 3-7, 2016.

Why is my client eating that? Making sense of seemingly senseless behaviour

The Centre for Interdisciplinary Research and Collaboration in Autism presents a lecture by┬áLaura L. Grow, Ph.D., BCBA-D, Assistant Professor, Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology and Special Education (ECPS) WHEN: Wednesday, June 8, 2016 TIME: 1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. WHERE: 2125 Main Mall, Neville Scarfe Bldg. Room 310 In this colloquium, Dr. Grow will […]

Thinking Outside of the Box: Solving Behavioural Problems with Structured Preference Assessments

The Centre for Interdisciplinary Research and Collaboration in Autism presents a lecture by Tyla Frewing, MSc, BCBA, UBC doctoral student (ECPS) and Behaviour Analyst with Semiahoo Behaviour Analysts, Inc. WHEN: Thursday, April 21, 2016 TIME: 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. WHERE: 2125 Main Mall, Neville Scarfe Bldg. Room 200 Structured preference assessments have long been […]

Growing Up Bilingually: Opportunities, Challenges, and Achievements

The Centre for Interdisciplinary Research and Collaboration in Autism presents a lecture by Paola Colozzo, Ph.D., RSLP, Assistant Professor and Stefka Marinova-Todd, Ed.D., Associate Professor, UBC School of Audiology and Speech Sciences WHEN: Wednesday, March 9, 2016 TIME: 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. WHERE: 2125 Main Mall, Neville Scarfe Bldg. Room 310 This presentation will […]

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2015-2016 UBC Killam Graduate Teaching Assistant Awards

Nominate a Grad TA or self-nominate! OGPR deadline is March 11, 2016.

2015-2016 Ted T. Aoki Prize for Outstanding Dissertation in Curriculum Studies

The 2016-2017 competition is now open, more information here. All Faculty of Education PhD supervisors are invited to nominate one of their Winter 2015 PhD graduates whose work resides in the field of curriculum for the Ted T. Aoki Prize. A prize worth approximately $550 has been endowed in honour of the contributions of Professor […]