Types of Work

Employers hire UBC History PhD co-op students based on their specialized skills and potential career interests. UBC History PhD students can expect to work in areas such as:

  • Academic Administration
  • Communications / Public Relations
  • Program and Curriculum Assessment and Development
  • Instruction and Training
  • Project Management
  • Research and Analysis
  • Curation
  • Policy Development
  • Writing and Editing 

Co-op Coordinators work closely with employers locally, nationally, and internationally, to develop challenging, career-related positions for co-op students in the non-profit, government (federal/ provincial/municipal), and private business sectors.

For a list of some of the types of work Arts Co-op students can expect, visit the Arts Co-op website.