GPS Update

Please forward the information below to your graduate students:


Three Minute Thesis

Departmental 3MT Heats are underway! Have you signed up? You could improve your presentation skills and win prizes. Check the schedule for specific departmental heats including next week’s G+PS Multidisciplinary Heat on Wednesday, March 6th, 4-6 PM, Ponderosa (Register). On the fence?  Come to the practice session on March 5th for valuable presentation feedback.

There are still seats remaining in this week’s:

Statistics VI: Introduction to Mixed Effects Models (Webinar), Tue, Feb 26 | 10:00 to 12:00 |Event and registration information here:

Recruiter Real Talk: Panel Discussion on Hiring and the Job Search, Tue, Feb 26 | 5:30-7:00 pm @Thea Koerner House |Event and registration information here:

Thesis Boot Camp, Tue, Feb 27 | 10:00-4:00 @ Lillooet Room, Irving K. Barber Learning Centre | Event and registration information here

Career Building

Employers on Campus: |   SLR Consulting Ltd  Mar 4 | BTY Group Mar 6

CIRTL Summer Teaching Institute (June 10-14), Registration now open

Part-time (40%) RA Position @SPPH, Violence Prevention in HealthCare

Graduate School Success

Literature Reviews: Searching and Keeping Track, Mar 5

Choosing the Right Citation Management Tool for Your Research, Mar 7

R Programming Workshop (Beginners), Mar 8

Public Scholars Initiative Information Session,  Mar 5

Paid Summer Research, Deadlines for Several Programs Approaching


Make your Lab Green, Application due Mar 10

Thank you,


Jacqui Brinkman, MSc
Director, Graduate Student Professional Development
Office of the Dean | Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
The University of British Columbia | Vancouver Campus | Musqueum Traditional Territory
170 – 6371 Crescent Road | Vancouver BC | V6T 1Z2 Canada
Phone 604 827 4578 | Fax 604 822 5802 | @ubcgradschool



Sunday, March 10, 2019