July 10, 2019

Dear members of the UBC Health community,

We are pleased to post the call for applications for three Director positions in UBC Health, in each of Education, Research, and Systems. These are 0.3 FTE faculty positions and will remain open until filled. However, the UBC Health Advisory Search Committee will start its review in the second week of September and will consider all applications received as of September 3, 2019. We invite you to widely disseminate these job postings amongst eligible faculty and to strongly encourage applications from colleagues who would enhance the leadership team of UBC Health in the areas of education, research and systems.


UBC Health Advisory Search Committee

Core Members, for the search of all positions:

  • Dermot Kelleher, Vice-President, Health and Dean, Faculty of Medicine (Co-Chair)
  • Anne Martin-Matthews, Associate Vice-President, Health (Co-Chair)
  • Susan Forwell, Department Head, Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy, Faculty of Medicine
  • Alison Phinney, Associate Director, Graduate Studies, School of Nursing
  • Jennifer Jakobi, Dean pro tem, College of Graduate Studies, UBC Okanagan
  • Christopher Duke, Pharmaceutical Sciences student, member of UBCH Student Caucus

Education Specific Members, for the search of Director, Health Education:

  • Vicky Bungay, Associate Director, Strategic Initiatives, School of Nursing
  • Cecilia Jevitt, Director, Midwifery Program, Department of Family Practice, Faculty of Medicine
  • Eli Whitney, Program Director, Oral Medicine-Oral Pathology Residency, Faculty of Dentistry
  • Carrie Krekoski, Practice Education Manager, UBC Health

Systems Specific Members, for the search of Director, Health Systems:

  • Peter Berman, Director, School of Population and Public Health
  • Peter Zed, Associate Dean, Practice Innovation, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Christie Newton, Director of Continuing Professional Development and Community Partnerships, Faculty of Medicine
  • Carrie Krekoski, Practice Education Manager, UBC Health

Research Specific Members, for the search of Director, Health Research:

  • Raymond Ng, Director, Data Sciences Institute, Faculty of Science
  • Lara Boyd, Department of Physical Therapy; CIHR Delegate & Health Research Advisor to the VP Research
  • Gina Ogilvie, School of Population and Public Health; Assistant Director, Women's Health Research Institute; Senior Public Health Scientist, BCCDC
  • Cathy Kline, Research Coordinator, Patient and Community Partnership for Education, UBC Health