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Simons Chair in Disarmament, Global and Human Security

The Liu Institute for Global Issues invites applications for the Simons Chair in Disarmament, Global and Human Security at the University of British Columbia (Vancouver) at the Associate or Full Professor level (a tenure-track appointment, effective July 1, 2016, or until filled.) 

Please find the posting at the UBC Faculty Careers website (Job #21003) and download the posting as a PDF. Learn more here

Upcoming Events
The Interview: Nobel laureate and economist Joseph Stiglitz
Nobel laureate Joseph Stiglitz, who is a visiting scholar at UBC this month, talks about global ...
02 September 2015
UBC is right to remain silent
Indira Samarasekera is Liu Institute Distinguished Fellow and President Emeritus at the Universi...
01 September 2015
2015 Virani Lecture in Islamic Studies: "Falling for ISIS - The Muslim Public Intellectual Caught Between Speaking Truth to Power and Some Really Awkward Home Truths" ft. Farid Esack
Please join us for an engaging public lecture in the UBC Alumni Centre featuring Farid Esack, a South African Muslim scholar, writer, and political activist...
16 Sep 2015 5:00 PM

"On Being a Controversial Muslim" A Public Lecture with Farid Esack
Please join us in The Nest for a special address and Q&A with South African Muslim scholar, writer and political activist Farid Esack.
17 Sep 2015 3:00 PM

New Publications
New Research
Farming for Walmart: the politics of corporate control and responsibility in the global South
New research by Liu Scholar, Sara D. Elder, explores the role of corporate social responsibility...
8 July 2015

Contrasting futures for ocean and society from different anthropogenic CO2 emissions scenarios
New research, based on a study completed by the Oceans 2015 Initiative, examines how climate cha...
2 July 2015

A global assessment of the carbon cycle and temperature responses to major changes in future fire regime
New paper co-authored by Professor Navin Ramankutty: increased fire frequency may actually cool ...
31 August 2015

Effects of Community-Based Natural Resource Management on Household Welfare in Namibia
Assistant Professor, Hisham Zerriffi explores the development of a widespread community-based na...
20 May 2015

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