The University of British Columbia is a global centre for research and teaching, consistently ranked among the top 20 public universities globally. A large part of what makes us unique is the community of engaged students, faculty, and staff who are collectively committed to shaping a better world.


To read about navigating your career, tenure, and professional development, see our career development pages.

Also see working at UBC for resources, including help during your first days at the university.

Staff careers

Opportunities ranging from administration and research to facilities, campus services and information technology.

Faculty careers

A wide range of opportunities for academics at all stages of their careers.

Why work at UBC?

Talented people doing extraordinary work in a dynamic, caring workplace.


UBC's housing and relocation services team helps ensure a smooth transition of new faculty, postdoctoral fellows, staff and their families relocating to UBC.


We'll help you with a summary of Canadian immigration processes and how they apply to those in different positions at UBC.

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