With more than 18,000 faculty and staff, UBC is one of British Columbia’s largest workforces. We are also one of the most progressive, consistently recognized as one of BC’s best employers.


We value our faculty and staff members and are always looking for talented people to join our thriving team. Excellent benefits, diverse career opportunities, and a true community spirit are just some of the reasons you should consider joining our team of talented, dynamic faculty and staff. For a full list of current openings, visit UBC’s Staff & Faculty Careers page.

CURRENT faculty postings

Full/Associate Professor (tenure) Tier 1 Canada Research Chair (NSERC) in DNA Nanotechnology

Canada Excellence Research Chair (CERC) in Disaster Resiliency


Review other faculty career opportunities here

Staff Postings

Review staff career opportunities here


Undergraduate & Graduate Teaching Assistantships

Masters students have two years of priority for placement; Doctoral students have four years of priority placement. The list of courses and number of available positions is contingent on School of Engineering budget and undergraduate student registration.

Teaching Assistant duties include the following:

  • Marking assignments and exams
  • Teaching tutorials and/or labs under supervision of faculty
  • Invigilation duties


  • Must be a registered full-time student at UBC Okanagan
  • Must possess necessary educational qualifications
  • Priority is given to graduate students in Engineering


  • Undergrad (UTA) – $18.68 per hour
  • PhD (GTA 1) – $35.41 per hour
  • MASc (GTA 2) – $34.11 per hour

Positions Available:

APSC 173 – Engineering Analysis II; APSC 176 – Engineering Communication; APSC 178 – Electricity, Magnetism, and Waves; APSC 179 – Linear Algebra for Engineers; APSC 180 – Statics; APSC 181 – Dynamics; APSC 201 – Technical Communication; APSC 246 – System Dynamics; APSC 248 – Engineering Analysis III; APSC 252 – Thermodynamics; APSC 256 – Numerical Methods for Analysis; APSC 501 – Professional Communication for Engineering Leaders; APSC 505 – Engineering Leadership; APSC 505 – Engineering Leadership; ENGR 305 – Engineering Economic Analysis; ENGR 405 / APSC 505 – Engineering Leadership; ENGR 413 – Law and Ethics for Engineers; ENGR 544 – Life Cycle Assessment and Management; ENGR 589 – Multicriteria Optimization and Design of Experiments; VANT 151 – Multidisciplinary Engineering Design Project

Click here to review all the full job postings

Application Deadline for Summer 2023 session: March 31, 2023


For questions, please email Trudy Chimko