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Noted ethnographer Wade Davis is joining UBC’s Department of Anthropology. Photo: Ryan Hill.

Wade Davis, acclaimed anthropologist and author, joins the University of British Columbia (by UBC News)

Full Article Pioneering Canadian ethnographer Wade Davis has joined the University of British Columbia to advance global awareness of cultures and ecosystems at risk. Davis, best known for his work among indigenous societies worldwide, has served as National Geographic Society’s Explorer-in-Residence since 1999. He is the author of several best-selling books, including The Serpent and […]

Congratulations to Clayton Whitt

Warmest congratulations to Clayton Whitt who has been awarded a SSHRC Vanier Scholarship in support of his dissertation project, “Climate Change and Spatial Transformations in the Bolivian Highlands.” We are delighted for Clayton and very proud of the outstanding record of achievement our graduate students have established in award competitions in the past few years. […]

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Congratulations to Vishala Parmasad

Congratulations to Vishala Parmasad, recipient of a CIHR Vanier Fellowship in support of her doctoral project, ” ‘Is better man belly bus’ than good food waste’: The sociocultural dimensions of managing the chronic disease type.”

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