The Jewish Museum and Archives of British Columbia has announced the establishment of a new history research prize for works of scholarship and public history projects making substantial use of the BC Jewish Community Archives.

Full details about the qualifications for entry are outlined in the Call for Submissions.

The Department of History, University of British Columbia (Vancouver) invites applications for a tenure-track appointment at the rank of assistant professor in the history of the modern Middle East, with an expected start date of 1 July 2019. Thematic and geographic specialty is open.

The Department of History, University of British Columbia (Vancouver) invites applications for a tenure-track appointment at the rank of assistant professor in the history of the modern Middle East, with an expected start date of 1 July 2019. Thematic and geographic specialty is open.

The Department of History, University of British Columbia (Vancouver) invites applications for a tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor in the History of Capitalism before 1800, with an expected start date of 1 July 2019. Thematic and geographic specialty is open.

The Department of History, University of British Columbia (Vancouver) invites applications for a tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor in the History of Capitalism before 1800, with an expected start date of 1 July 2019. Thematic and geographic specialty is open.

Congratulations to Prof. Laura Ishiguro for winning the University’s Killam Teaching Prize for 2017-18. The prize recognizes Prof. Ishiguro’s dedicated and innovative teaching, curriculum development, and mentorship of student scholars both inside and outside of the classroom. Prof.

We invite you to join us on April 22 for the City of Vancouver’s formal apology for historical discrimination against people of Chinese ancestry.  Several member

Congratulations to Richard Menkis, recipient of the 2018 Louis Rosenberg Canadian Jewish Studies Distinguished Service Award.  This award recognizes the significant contribution by an individual, institution, or group to Canadian Jewish Studies.  For more details on the award and Richard's work, see here

 

 

 

Applications to the History Honours Program 2018W are now being accepted!

Full details on the application process, including application instructions, can be found here.  Applications are being accepted until Friday, May 11.  To apply now, see here.

The UBC Department of History is pleased to invite you to this year’s 8th Annual Burge Lecture "Illumination and its Discontents: Electricity Theft and the Political Economy of Japanese Energy" with guest lecturer Dr. Ian Miller, Professor of History at Harvard University.

Thinking about a History Major, Minor, or applying for the Honours Program?  

The UBC History Department is pleased to invite you to come to learn more about our undergraduate programs at our information and social event:

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