The Provost and Vice-President Academic is responsible for executing UBC's bold vision on the Okanagan campus while providing academic leadership and administration.

Upcoming Events

STEM Education for Indigenous Youth in Canada

Join panelists for a discussion on the importance of STEM education for Indigenous youth in Canada, featuring Dr. Jane Philpott and Dr. Jason Pennington, moderated by Prof. Ian Foulds.

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Current Initiatives

Addressing Systemic Racism

Explore anti-racism and inclusive excellence initiatives at UBC, including UBC’s commitments, news and events, and access to resources and support.



Find out more about projects and initiatives to support faculty and students in their transition to online and blended learning.



Learn more about our student, faculty and staff virtual town halls where we share information about current initiatives and host virtual discussions.



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About the Office

Meet the Provost and the excellent team that supports the Provost in implementing the university’s strategic goals.

Provost Office



Working with the deans of the eight faculties and the portfolio units, the Provost implements strategic initiatives that advance UBC’s Strategic Plan and Outlook 2040.

Academic Initiatives


Academic Leadership

From Deans’ Council to faculty reviews, explore the academic community at UBC Okanagan.

Academic Leadership


Awards and Funding

The Provost recognizes and supports faculty members who are passionate about developing innovative initiatives and approaches to teaching and learning.

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We respectfully acknowledge that UBC’s Okanagan campus is situated on the territory of the Syilx Okanagan Nation.



Take a look back at the 2020 lineup of events that inspired ideas and catalyzed conversation, in celebration of UBC Okanagan’s 15th anniversary.

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