Student Research Opportunities

The research opportunities listed below are available to students of all disciplines. UNBC encourages all eligible students, including Indigenous people, visible minorities, diversely-abled people, women, and people from the LGBTQ2S+ communities to apply.?
Please contact researchers directly for more information on a specific research opportunity or to submit an application.

To post a research opportunity?please contact Nicole Balliet at nicole.balliet@unbc.ca or Sharleen Balogh at sharleen.balogh@unbc.ca and provide the information requested below.


Available Positions

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Vegetation at Quesnel?River Research Centre (QRRC)

Location/Campus: UNBC - Quesnel River Research Centre (QRRC)
Discipline (e.g. Chemistry): NRES, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science
Level of Study (UG, Master's, PhD): Undergraduate
Paid, Volunteer or Credit Position:?Volunteer or possibly paid (stipend)
Start Date of Position:?June 2020 - Sept 2020
Job/Project Description: Project Description
Specific Skills Required: See Project Description
Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until position is filled
Name of Researcher:?Mahboubeh?Barahimi (PhD Student)
Contact Information:?varnousfa@unbc.ca

Forest Arthropod Biodiversity

Location/Campus: UNBC - Prince George Campus
Discipline (e.g. Chemistry): Biology
Level of Study (UG, Master's, PhD): Undergraduate,?Master's or PhD
Paid, Volunteer or Credit Position: All, depending on the position
Start Date of Position: May 2021 or September 2021
Job/Project Description: Project Description
Specific Skills Required: See Project Description
Application Deadline: September 30, 2020
Name of Researcher:?Dr. Dezene Huber
Contact Information:?huber@unbc.ca

Graduate Studies in Neurobiology

Location/Campus: UNBC - Prince George Campus
Discipline (e.g. Chemistry): Health Sciences or Biochemistry
Level of Study (UG, Master's, PhD): Master's or PhD
Paid, Volunteer or Credit Position: Paid (Scholarship or Stipend)
Start Date of Position: To be determined
Job/Project Description: Project Description
Specific Skills Required: See Project Description
Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until position is filled
Name of Researcher: Dr. Kendra Furber
Contact Information: kendra.furber@unbc.ca

Graduate Studies Opportunity in Social Innovation relating to Sustainable Food Systems

Location/Campus: UNBC - Prince George Campus
Discipline (e.g. Chemistry): Sustainability/Social Innovation
Level of Study (UG, Master's, PhD): Master's
Paid, Volunteer or Credit Position: Paid (Stipend and Operational Budget)
Start Date of Position: To be determined
Job/Project Description: Project Description and Application Instructions
Specific Skills Required: Academic excellence; Applied research experience; Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills; Project management skills; Interdisciplinary collaboration experience
Application Deadline: September 30, 2019 (applications will be accepted until the position is filled)
Name of Researcher: Dr. Art Fredeen and Dr. Mark Groulx
Contact Information: art.fredeen@unbc.ca and mark.groulx@unbc.ca


Autumn Diets of Grouse of Northern BC

Location/Campus: UNBC - Prince George Campus
Discipline (e.g. Chemistry): Natural Resources or Biology
Level of Study (UG, Master's, PhD): Undergrad (3rd or 4th year)
Paid, Volunteer or Credit Position: Unpaid
Start Date of Position: January 2020 to April 2021
Job/Project Description: Project Description
Specific Skills Required: Independent Study Project potential
Application Deadline: Applications accepted until position is filled
Name of Researcher: Dr. Roy Rea
Contact Information: reav@unbc.ca