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National Aboriginal Day 2017

National Aboriginal Day 2017

Today, and everyday, the Faculty of Forestry honors the Musqueam people, on whose traditional, ancestral and unceded territory we do our work. UBC Forestry has the privilege of working with many Indigenous communities from geographically diverse territories. In honour of these communities and National Aboriginal History month, we would like to highlight some of these research projects taking place around the world.

Part-time Sessional Lecturers – FRM (Deadline: June 23, 2017)

The Department of Forest Resources Management invites applications for part-time sessional lecturers for 2017W Term 1 (September-December 2017). The successful candidates will deliver core lectures; coordinate with guest lecturers; organize and run lab sections; organize tests, mid-term exams, and grading; and hold office hours weekly.

Lecturer in International Forestry (Deadline July 10, 2017)

We invite applications for a lecturer (term appointment) to be involved in the teaching, coordination, and development of graduate courses in the new course-based Master of International Forest program (MIF). The Master of International Forestry (MIF) Program is a new one year course-based program for both domestic and international students that have at least Bachelor degrees but desire

Web Developer at Collaborative for Advanced Landscape Planning (CALP) (Deadline: June 9th, 2017)

Do you want to craft your skills in developing one of the most innovative and interactive research website at UBC’s leading climate change visualization labs?

David Brandson (Wood Products Processing)

David Brandson (Wood Products Processing)

I spent the final co-op term of my undergraduate degree at Rolls-Royce Motor Cars in the UK. Rolls-Royce Motor Cars are known for their extensive use of wood on the interior components of their automobiles. I was involved in a variety of projects seeing new wood and non-wood interior components into production within the Woodshop.

Christina Lam (Natural Resources Conservation – Global Perspectives)

Christina Lam (Natural Resources Conservation – Global Perspectives)

My 4th co-op term consisted of the development and delivery of programs aimed at reconnecting people to Canada’s national parks, historic sites and marine conservation areas. In partnership with the Vancouver Aquarium, I’ve worked to engage guests through touch tables, talks, and various other activities designed to peek interest and build knowledge on the amazing work that both organizations are doing to maintain these special places.

Shucong (Ansel) Nie (Forestry – Forest Resources Management)

Shucong (Ansel) Nie (Forestry – Forest Resources Management)

For my first Co-op work term, I have been working as a research assistant in the Evenden Lab, which studies plant-insect interactions and insect chemical and behavioural ecology at the University of Alberta. This is an incredible opportunity for me to work with some excellent people in this summer. As a field and laboratory research assistant, I have learnt a lot about the endemic niche of mountain pine beetle which is the most damaging biotic disturbance agent in mature pines in western Canada.

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