The David Randall Seminar Fund

DavidRandall. Photo credit: OIST
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 animal physiology. Your gift towards the David Randall Seminar Fund will support an annual lecture presented by an outstanding visiting researcher in the area of comparative animal physiology, with the goal of reaching $30,000 to endow in perpetuity.

About This Project

About Dr. Randall

Dr. Randall was a professor in the Department of Zoology from 1963-2003. Known not only for being an inspirational faculty member, Dr. Randall was the president of the Canadian Society of Zoologists, a recipient of an Award of Excellence from the American Fisheries Society, and an elected fellow of both the Royal Society of Canada and the Brazilian Academy of Sciences. In his career he trained over 20 MSc students, 30 doctoral students and 14 post-doctoral fellows. Of these, 32 have secured faculty positions at universities in Canada and around the world.

Please help pay tribute to Dr. Randall’s career by supporting the seminar program today. All UBC alumni and Canadian residents are eligible to receive a tax receipt by donating online or by mailing a cheque to:

Development & Alumni Engagement
500 – 5950 University Blvd
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3

For international donations, please contact Valerie Titford at to learn more.

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