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  • Volunteer Posting: Facilitators for Parent Support Services Society June 23, 2017
    Parent Support Services Society of BC (PSS) is looking for volunteers to help facilitate their Support Circles. Apply by August 4.

  • Job Posting: Part-time RA for the Centre for Applied Research in Mental Health and Addiction June 23, 2017
    CARMHA is currently recruiting for a part-time graduate student Research Assistant for the Mental Health in Adults and Children-Frugal Innovations project. Apply by June 30.

  • Job Posting: Three Mitacs Accelerate Internship Opportunities June 23, 2017
    Mitacs Accelerate has three new internship opportunities for Post-Docs and PhDs in Education, Psychology, and Computer Science or Mathematics.

  • Job Posting: Postdoctoral Fellowship in Energy Research June 22, 2017
    The Ivey Energy Policy and Management Centre at the Ivey Business School is offering a two-year postdoctoral fellowship in energy research.

  • Job Posting: RA for Student Learning Commons - Surrey June 21, 2017
    The Student Learning Commons - Surrey invites applications for a Research Assistant. Apply by July 4.

  • Canadian Visual Analytics Summer School 2017 June 19, 2017
    The 6th CANVAS is returning to Simon Fraser University, where it will take place July 19-20, 2017 at SFU’s Big Data Hub at the Burnaby campus.

  • External Award: Cystic Fibrosis Canada Research Funding Opportunities June 15, 2017
    Cystic Fibrosis Canada is providing funding for research, training and travel grants for graduate students and postdocs involved in cystic fibrosis research.There are multiple application deadlines for Spring, Summer, and Fall.

  • "Let's Talk" Free Drop-In Consultation Service June 15, 2017
    SFU Health & Counselling Services will be holding informal consultations every Thursday from 2-3:30 pm in MBC 1501.

  • Job Posting: Research Data Peer, SFU Research Commons June 15, 2017
    The Research Data Peer is a paid position providing support for research data management services at Simon Fraser University including the provision of support for data management planning, data collection, data discovery, data analysis, metadata creation and quality assurance around data deposit.

  • External Award: Facebook Grace Hopper Scholarship June 15, 2017
    Facebook is committed to advancing women in technology, and is very excited to announce the 2017 Facebook Grace Hopper Women in Computing Scholarship!

  • Workshop: Finding Housing and Dealing with Landlords June 13, 2017
    It is important to learn about your rights and responsibilities as a tenant. Attend this workshop on July 6 to learn more.

  • Job Posting: Research Facilitator at Lakehead University June 12, 2017
    The Office of Research Services at Lakehead University, Thunder Bay campus is looking for a Research Facilitator to facilitate research application success rates in the natural sciences, engineering, biomedical, and clinical/health research areas at the University.

  • Job Posting: Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Gastroenterology June 12, 2017
    A postdoctoral position is available to join a research group headed by Dr. Isabella Tai, Associate Professor in the Division of Gastroenterology, University of British Columbia and Senior Scientist at the Genome Sciences Centre, BCCA.

  • Dr. Colin Brown receives Dean's Convocation Medal June 07, 2017
    Dr. Colin Brown's doctoral dissertation advanced the area of machine learning in order to improve the understanding of infant brain structure and development and predict neurodevelopment outcomes.

  • Brown Bag Lunch: Basic Tips and Tricks for Data Visualization June 06, 2017
    Attend the Postdoctoral Association's Brown Bag Lunch on June 22 to talk basic tips and tricks for Data Visualization with Dr. Mohamed Elgendi.

  • June Update for Graduate Students June 06, 2017
    June Update for Graduate Students: Awards, jobs, events and more.

  • Dr. Ann Wilson receives Dean's Convocation Medal June 06, 2017
    Dr. Ann Wilson is receiving two significant awards this year: A Convocation Medal for her achievements in her EdD program and an honorary degree from Kwantlen Polytechnic University for her significant contributions to her community since 1992.

  • Dr. John Thompson receives Governor General's Gold Medal June 05, 2017
    John Thompson has academic success down to a science, specifically chemistry. The new PhD grad leaves SFU with an A+ cumulative grade point average, 15 publications to his name and a 2015 Faculty of Science Graduate Student Teaching Award.

  • Dr. Sophie Patterson receives Governor General's Gold Medal June 05, 2017
    Ground-breaking PhD research from health sciences graduate Sophie Patterson, a physician, finds that women living with HIV are more likely to face a legal obligation to disclose their HIV status compared to men.

  • Workshop: Crafting Your Resume June 05, 2017
    Working on your resume and want to learn what works in terms of style, layout, and content? ? Attend this workshop on July 27 to learn more.

  • Workshop: Building an Online Presence June 05, 2017
    Thinking about how an online presence can support your career exploration and growth? Attend this workshop on July 12 to learn more

  • Dr. Amy De'Ath receives Dean's Convocation Medal June 05, 2017
    Dr. Amy De’Ath has an international reputation as a poet and her doctoral dissertation, Unsociable Poetry: Antagonism and Abstraction in Contemporary Feminized Poetics, provides new insights into the long-standing debate over the relationships between culture and capital in a moment of protracted economic crisis.

  • Grace Potma receives Dean's Convocation Medal June 02, 2017
    Grace Potma started her MBA in SFU's Beedie School of Business to learn how to create sustainable change in healthcare systems. She learned about the importance of a voice for change while working and studying alongside dedicated healthcare colleagues in BC, New Zealand, and Zambia.

  • Danielle Jeong receives Dean's Convocation Medal June 02, 2017
    As a young child, Danielle Jeong was fascinated with the “cool tools” her family doctor used, but it took a World Vision TV commercial to convince the then 5-year-old Jeong that medicine was her destiny.

  • Dr. Stefanie Rezansoff receives Dean's Convocation Medal June 02, 2017
    In 2012, Dr. Stefanie Rezansoff received a Dean's Convocation Medal for her Master’s degree. This year, she will receive a second Dean's Convocation Medal for her Doctoral research. She also sets a record: Dr. Rezansoff is the first student in SFU history to win two Dean of Graduate Studies Convocation Medals.

  • Tiffany Vass receives Dean's Convocation Medal June 02, 2017
    Tiffany Vass achieved a stellar 4.3 CGPA over her graduate program courses in the School of Resource and Environmental Management. Her Master’s research used energy-economy modeling to analyze policy options for Canada to achieve its greenhouse gas emission reduction targets, with a focus on flexible regulations due to their potential political acceptability advantage over alternatives such as carbon pricing.

  • Dr. Evan McCuish receives Dean's Convocation Medal June 02, 2017
    During the four years of his PhD, Dr. Evan McCuish has published 15 journal articles and six book chapters prior to completion of his dissertation. He also co-authored 29 different paper presentations, including nine as the lead author, and collaborated internationally with researchers from across the globe.

  • Dr. Ross Churchley receives Dean's Convocation Medal June 02, 2017
    Dr. Ross Churchley's dissertation, Odd Disjoint Trails and Totally Odd Graph Immersions, contributes to a deeper understanding of graph immersions and related open problems of structural graph theory.

  • Dr. Ayaka Yoshimizu receives Dean's Convocation Medal June 02, 2017
    Dr. Ayaka Yoshimizu's dissertation, After Displacement: Excavating Memories of Migrant Sex Workers and Becoming Entangled with the Water Trade in Yokohama, looks at the “memoryscapes” of the sex trade that existed in the district of Koganecho in the 2000s.

  • Dr. Hui Niu receives Dean's Convocation Medal June 02, 2017
    For her dissertation, Pedagogical Efficacy of Argument Visualization Tools, Dr. Hui Niu developed a new online argumentation visualization tool which she calls the dialectical map. Students create dialectical maps by identifying and composing claims, evidence, and warrants and filling them in an online map.

  • External Award: Indigenous Fellowship Programme June 01, 2017
    This programme aims to give indigenous persons the opportunity to gain knowledge on the UN system and mechanisms dealing with human rights issues in general and indigenous issues in particular.

  • Job Posting: RA for Alumni Engagement Tracking May 31, 2017
    SFU’s Vice President Advancement & Alumni Engagement office and the Beedie School of Business are looking for a Research Assistant help with their development of a tracking system to measure alumni engagement.

  • External Award: Liber Ero Fellowship May 30, 2017
    Apply for the Liber Ero Fellowship, an award for exceptional natural or social science researchers, who have received their PhD prior to the start of the fellowship.

  • 3MT 2017: Julia Mazurchuk May 25, 2017
    3-minute thesis (3MT) 2017: Julia Mazurchuk presented "A Fragmented Net: Supporting At-Risk Families in BC".

  • Job Posting: Four Paid Internship Opportunities with LEDlab May 25, 2017
    Help incubate community-driven social projects in the Downtown Eastside as an LEDlab intern! Four full-tim, paid internship opportunities are now available.

  • 3MT 2017: Alexandra Pulwicki May 25, 2017
    3-minute thesis (3MT) 2017: Alexandra Pulwicki presented "Tracking Snow on Glaciers".

  • 3MT 2017: Maggie Cascadden May 25, 2017
    3-minute thesis (3MT) 2017: Maggie Cascadden presented "Best Practices for Impact Benefit Agreements".

  • Job Posting: 2017 postdoctoral fellowship in sensory and cognitive aging May 25, 2017
    Professor Walter Wittich is looking for a post-doctoral fellow to study sensory and cognitive aging at the University of Montreal.

  • 3MT 2017: Louise Thomas May 25, 2017
    3-minute thesis (3MT) 2017: Louise Thomas presented "Manual Wheelchair Stability and Maneuverability with Adjustments to Seating Configurations".

  • 3MT 2017: Emily Ross May 25, 2017
    3-minute thesis (3MT) 2017: Emily Ross presented: "Text Messaging to Help Support Heart Disease Patients Post-Discharge from the Hospital".

  • 3MT 2017: Cecilia Sierra-Heredia May 25, 2017
    3-minute thesis (3MT) 2017: Cecilia Sierra-Heredia presented "Climate Change, Pollen, and the Development of Asthma".

  • 3MT 2017: Alexandra Kasper May 25, 2017
    3-minute thesis (3MT) 2017: Alexandra Kasper presented "Work-Speed-Accuracy Tradeoffs in Molecular Machines".

  • Two UN Special Rapporteurs in Dialogue at SFU: Is the UN Relevant Now? May 23, 2017
    Join UN Special Rapporteurs Asma Jahangir and Miloon Kothari in dialogue on Thursday, June 8, 2017 at 4:30 pm in WAC Bennett Library, Room 2020.

  • 3MT 2017: Shera Fisk May 19, 2017
    3-minute thesis (3MT) 2017: Shera Fisk presented "The Differential Effects of Environmental Factors on Immature and Mature Bone Degradation: A Controlled Experiment Using Pig (sus scrofa) Skeletal Remains".

  • External Award: Lila Fahlman Scholarships May 19, 2017
    Scholarship opportunity for Muslim women students who are doing civic engagement work is now available. Apply for the Lila Fahlman Scholarship by June 30, 2017.

  • Job Posting: Researcher for Goss Gilroy Inc. and FWCO Management Consultants Ltd. May 18, 2017
    FWCO Management Consultants Ltd. and Goss Gilroy Inc. are looking for new graduates with business or social research backgrounds to help them on a few specific contracts.

  • External Award: Juno Beach Centre Fellowship May 17, 2017
    Apply for the Juno Beach Centre Fellowship for a chance to conduct research in France.

  • Job Posting: Postdoctoral associate position modeling connexin-linked disease May 17, 2017
    Dr. Dean Betts is offering a postdoctoral associate position modeling connexin-linked disease at Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry at Western University.

  • Job Posting: QDAS Facilitator for SFU Research Commons May 16, 2017
    The SFU Library Research Commons is looking for a Graduate Peer Qualitative Data Analysis Software (QDAS) Facilitator to develop and provide support programs for QDAS software for researchers in a wide range of disciplines.

  • Job Posting: MITACS Accelerate Industrial Post-Doctoral Fellowship May 15, 2017
    Recent PhD graduates in Mechanical Engineering or a related discipline can apply now for a 2-year MITACS Accelarate Industrial Post-Doctoral Fellowship.