Martin Boulanger, UVic Biochemist

Partnering on cancer immunotherapy

UVic biochemist researchers are entering into a collaboration with a biotech company that could take immunotherapy to the next level.

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Roberta Hamme, a UVic chemical oceanographer

The link between the ocean and climate change

Hamme is shedding light on how carbon moves through the ocean.

Source: knowlEDGE

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Landon MacGillivray

Hands-on research opportunities pave a path to med school

“You gain a huge amount of problem-solving skills in research," says graduating undergraduate student Landon MacGillivray. "My instructors had high expectations of me; they encouraged me to work hard. I’ll carry that with me to med school.”

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Field School

Preparing for success

At UVic, every student is immersed in dynamic learning that's fuelled by research-inspired insights and personal, hands-on experiences.

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Craigdarroch Awards

Three members of the Faculty of Science were recognized for outstanding research and creative achievement at UVic.

Source: The Ring

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mosquito

UVic chemist gets funding to help tackle Zika virus

Chemist Alexandre Brolo recently received new funding for research for two projects that have the potential to help prevent the spread of the mosquito-borne Zika virus.

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From under the ocean to the stars above

From the atom to the universe, from the cell to the ecosystem, from the theoretical to the applied, UVic scientists and mathematicians explore the reaches of modern science.

At UVic Science, we know that hands-on learning is key to understanding. So we strive to get our undergraduate students into a lab environment from the start. Our students benefit by learning from world-class researchers. Their lectures and labs provide our students with both disciplinary expertise and practical skills, allowing them to be successful wherever they go next.

Robert Lipson, Dean of Science

Faculty of Science
Office of the Dean
Elliott Building, Room 166
250-721-7062
Biochemistry & Microbiology Petch Building, Room 207

250-721-7077
Biology Cunningham Building, Room 202

250-721-7091
Chemistry Elliott Building, Room 301

250-721-7150
Earth & Ocean Sciences Bob Wright Centre

250-472-5133
Mathematics & Statistics David Turpin Building, Room A425

250-721-7436
Physics & Astronomy Elliot Building, Room 101

250-721-7698

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