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.
What can a retired Canadian do to make positive change in the world? Patricia (Paddy) Wales (BA, ‘75) asked herself that question last year. “I knew I wanted to have some positive effect on the world’s future, which seems bleak at the moment,” says Wales, a life-long nature lover. Paddy’s interest in how humans change […]
UBC Science students have talent, drive, and curiosity. They have the potential make new discoveries, shift paradigms, start companies, and even spark new industries. Unfortunately, they don’t all more
In today’s digital world, computer science forms the backbone of almost everything we use, from social networks to infrastructure to innovative healthcare solutions. Currently, only 25% of graduates more
Seahorses are flagship species for marine conservation, charismatic symbols and ambassadors of the marine habitats where they make their homes. Like many other marine animals, seahorses are caught by more
Our Faculty is fully committed to the importance of science research and the benefits that ultimately accrue to society. Our aim is to create and advance scientific knowledge and understanding. This is important or those of us who live and work in Vancouver, BC, Canada… and beyond. We are a global community and UBC Science […]