Faculty of Science

Faculty of Science students in classroom

The broad spectrum of disciplines in the Faculty of Science – from Geology to Entomology – mesh to create a unique environment for idea exchange and research collaboration to further scientific study. The Faculty is dedicated to fostering an environment that incubates ideas, executes meaningful research, advances innovation, and benefits the communities it serves.

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Projects and Impact Stories:

  • Priority Project

    William Hoar Memorial Fund

    William Hoar Memorial Fund

    This fund honours Professor William S. Hoar, whose many outstanding contributions to science in Canada include the growth and development of comparative physiology in the Department of Zoology at the more

  • Priority Project

    Support Mentorship Opportunities in Microbiology and Immunology

    Support Mentorship Opportunities in Microbiology and Immunology

    “Teaching, training, and mentoring students is one of the great pleasures of being a faculty member,” says professor and outgoing department head, Dr. Mike Gold, who joined the Department of more

  • Priority Project

    UBC Climate Hub

    UBC Climate Hub

    The UBC Climate Hub is a new university-wide initiative that aims to connect and empower university and community stakeholders to take bold climate action for a just future. The Hub more

    Community Engagement

  • Priority Project

    DavidRandall. Photo credit: OIST

    The David Randall Seminar Fund

    The David Randall Seminar Fund will honour Dr. David Randall’s enormous contributions to the international success of the Department of Zoology and to the growth of the field of comparative more

    Student Learning

  • Priority Project

    UBC Statistics students

    The Statistics Fund for Excellence

    From the constant presence of political polling, to the climate science data we see reported in response to extreme weather events, today it seems like statistics are everywhere. It’s impossible more

    Student Learning

  • Priority Project

    UBC Chemistry students

    Support Chemistry Student Internships

    A successful internship can be a life-changing experience—but they can be expensive undertakings for students. One of the Department of Chemistry’s key priorities is to ensure students have the more

    Research Excellence, Student Learning