UBC offers a wide range of opportunities for academics at all stages of their careers.
The university is a global centre for teaching, learning and research, and it’s consistently ranked among the top 20 public universities in the world.
Most faculty positions at the Okanagan campus are posted on the faculty careers site. That includes tenure-stream, term appointments, administrative and research positions.
During our transition period to our new WorkDay system (Oct 1 – Nov 1, 2020), faculty postings can be found here:
After November 2nd with the launch of our new WorkDay system, faculty postings can be found here:
Please note: Unless otherwise stated, professor positions are budgeted at the Assistant Professor level. In limited circumstances, candidates with exceptional qualifications may be considered for appointments at a higher rank. All positions are subject to funding and salary will be commensurate with experience.
All Sessional Lecturer positions are posted below (i.e. Term 1, or Term 2 or Summer appointments)
- Faculty of Applied Science
- Faculty of Creative & Critical Studies
- Faculty of Education
- Faculty of Health and Social Development
- Faculty of Management
- Irving K. Barber Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences
- Irving K. Barber Faculty of Science
UBC – One of the World’s Leading Universities
As one of the world’s leading universities, the University of British Columbia creates an exceptional learning environment that fosters global citizenship, advances a civil and sustainable society, and supports outstanding research to serve the people of British Columbia, Canada and the world.
UBC hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity. All qualified persons are encouraged to apply.
Equity and diversity are essential to academic excellence. An open and diverse community fosters the inclusion of voices that have been underrepresented or discouraged. We encourage applications from members of groups that have been marginalized on any grounds enumerated under the B.C. Human Rights Code, including sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Metis, Inuit, or Indigenous person.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.