Orientation to your new position and to the University will help you get off to the best start possible. We have a number of orientation resources available to those who are new to the campus. Take a moment to view and select those orientation opportunities that are most convenient for you.
As a new UBC community member, we encourage you to visit the following websites prior to or within your first few days of employment:
Please visit the HR Orientations page for a full list of Orientations activities on campus, including:
1. The Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology offers a variety of programs, resources and services to support teaching and learning at UBC.
2. The VP Research Office offers extensive information and a research orientation. It also offers many other resources through UBC’s Research Support Network such as grant writing workshops and roundtable discussions with the VP Research. Information from Faculty Relations is included in the orientation:
3. Tenure and Promotion workshops for faculty members at UBC Vancouver are held annually. Please refer to the Tenure and Promotion page for more information on the process and for workshop announcements.
4. The Department of Health, Safety and Environment offers regularly scheduled training programs and free health promotion seminars. Check it out!