Catalyst #3: I am shaping the future of research, teaching and work

A community of practice for change and transition supports people through change

A community of practice for change and transition supports people through change

  From transformational systems changes to temporary remote work arrangements, our community has faced unprecedented shifts in workplace dynamics this past year. As part of the university’s investment in change management and transition resources, the UBC Change and Transition community of practice was established to support faculty and staff in navigating change effectively. Supported by […]

Dimensions pilot at UBC: Equity, diversity and inclusion in our research community

Dimensions pilot at UBC: Equity, diversity and inclusion in our research community

Endorsing the Government of Canada’s Dimensions: Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Canada charter, UBC is one of 17 Canadian post-secondary institutions participating in a pilot project to help transform and drive change to enable more EDI in research in Canada. The two-year pilot seeks to identify and eliminate systemic obstacles and inequities faced by, but not […]

An ambitious journey to transform the way we work

An ambitious journey to transform the way we work

On November 2, the way we work together saw change with the launch of Workday for Finance and Human Resources. Below is an excerpt from President and Vice-Chancellor Santa Ono’s message to the UBC community. Read the full Weekly Update October 23.    The road towards implementation of Workday has been a long one, with […]