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Dr. Robin Young looks at cell biology through a lens of equity, diversity and inclusion

Dr. Robin Young, Assistant Professor of Teaching in the Department of Biology at UBC Okanagan, takes an innovative approach towards teaching. Find out how she redefines conventional perceptions of cell biology and encourages her students to question injustices in scientific research.…

Sep 29 2022
UBC Botany In the News

Dr. Jeannette Whitton commented on the importance of having financial support as an early career scientist: 'The future of science in Canada is at risk':…

Aug 18 2022
UBC Botany In the News

Jonathan Davies was quoted in an article on Science Magazine's news site: The most distinctive birds are the ones most at risk of extinction

Aug 05 2022
UBC Botany In the News

Dr. Sean Graham said giant water lilies have been iconic attractions in botanical gardens since Victorian times, when they were used to attract royal patronage: …

Jul 08 2022
Welcome new faculty member Dr. Kaitlyn Gaynor!

Originally published by the Department of Zoology

July 1, 2022 marked Dr. Kaitlyn Gaynor’s first day as an Assistant Professor in the Departments of Botany and Zoology at UBC…

Jul 08 2022
UBC Botany In the News

Botany associate member Trevor Goward commented on working with the Biodiversity Galiano, a biological inventory which aims to document every species on Galiano Island. Click this link for the full story.

Jul 08 2022