Current faculty and staff

MacLeod in the theatre

From headline to centre stage

A renowned UVic playwright probes the issues and emotions behind real-life headlines.

UVic knowlEDGE
Aaron Devor with a student

World's only Chair in Transgender Studies established at UVic

UVic sociologist Aaron Devor was recently announced as the world's only Chair in Transgender Studies—with a donation of $1 million by the Tawani Foundation.

Transgender chair
Paula Ceroni

Day in the Life: Paula Ceroni

Paula may know how to say "hello" and "welcome" in more languages than anyone on campus. She manages UVic's homestay program, which places over 1,600 students from as many as 30 countries into 600 host families every year.

Meet Paula
Bird and Regan in sound booth of Speech Research Lab

Lending voice to global effort

An eight-month volunteer effort to help the global VocaliD Human Voicebank, led by linguist Sonya Bird in collaboration with local resident Gail Poole, has wrapped up with more than 100 people donating their voices to the cause.

VocaliD Human Voicebank
United Way supporters

Thank you from the UVic United Way campaign

The UVic United Way campaign surpassed its 2015 goal of $269,000. As of Dec. 29, the tally of funds raised during the campaign was $273,455, all made possible by the generous contributions of donors and supporters.

United Way

The Edge brand guidelines

The Edge brand guidelines will help us all tell a consistent and unified story about UVic and allow you to get the materials you need to support your unit's goals by accessing templates and working with University Communications + Marketing.

Brand guidelines website

Current faculty and staff

These pages provide up-to-date campus notices, news and information relevant to UVic faculty and staff, as well as links to useful electronic tools and resources. Additional on-campus news is available via the Ring newspaper and the biweekly Campus Checklist email newsletter. Read more.

Notices for faculty and staff

Negotiations with CUPE 4163 (Comp 1 and 2)

Negotiators with the University of Victoria and CUPE Locals 4163 (Components 1 and 2) are currently negotiating a new collective agreement. The two parties have been meeting since Feb. 2015.

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Reminder: available until May 15

Have you taken advantage of the unlimited access to yet? Our trial period ends May 15, so don't miss out.

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New crosswalks, sidewalks, bus stop

New crosswalks and sidewalks will be installed in front of CARSA on Gabriola Road; at the intersection of Finnerty and Ring Roads, and on University Drive where the Alumni Chip Trail crosses the road. Finally, a new BC Transit stop will be located on the in-bound side of University Drive, allowing easier access for transit users going to the Phoenix, Fine Arts and Visual Arts buildings.

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Saanich Police warn of recent assaults

Saanich Police detectives are investigating an extremely disturbing sexual assault that occurred Wednesday evening in a residence on Church Avenue near the Shelbourne Plaza and a related robbery. 

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Nominate an honorary degree candidate

Do you know someone who deserves to be recognized and honoured, someone who has achieved great things that reflect UVic's values? The Senate Committee on Honorary Degrees and Other Forms of Recognition welcomes your suggestions of worthy candidates to receive an honorary degree from UVic. Nomination deadline is March 11, 2016.

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Stay informed

Campus Checklist is a brief campus news digest delivered biweekly to all UVic faculty and staff via their university-supplied email. It is intended to help strengthen communications between faculty and staff in different areas, support UVic's culture of respect, inclusion and collaboration, build a sense of shared enterprise and improve campus communications.

In addition to email delivery, Checklist content is also collected and mirrored on the Ring website. Guidelines for content inclusion appear on the Ring policies page.

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