Apply for Available Positions

We are recruiting students for the following positions on Faculty committees for the 2017-2018 academic year. We will happily review all applications but please be mindful of site and year requirements of the positions. For all positions, please follow the online application links to apply. Please indicate if you wish your application to go towards multiple positions but please be aware that you can only be selected for one major position.

If you wish to be considered for multiple positions, please rank your preferences HERE.

All applications are due on April 20th at 11:59pm.

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Transition to Postgraduate Practice

  • Position: 1 student for Year 2 Representative
  • Requirements: Year 2 (Class of 2020); Any site
  • Committee Description:
    • This working group is responsible for the planning and implementation of the new course at the end of Year 4. The vision is to improve the transition and preparation for our learners before they begin residency. We are committed to consult our students during the course design and implementation phase. We are looking for learners who are open to new ideas, collaborative and consultative. She/He will need to be able to bring new ideas/suggestions to the class to seek feedback and convey the information back to the group.
  • Apply HERE


MD Admission Selection Subcommittee

  • Position: 1 student for Junior Student Representative
  • Requirements: Year 2 (Class of 2020); Any site
  • Committee Description:
    • Consider and select applicants for interview, offer, and ultimately admission to the MD Undergraduate Program, in accordance with UBC and Faculty of Medicine admissions policies and the Faculty of Medicine’s social responsibility mandate.
  • Apply HERE


Curriculum Subcommittee

  • Positions: 2 students for Year 3 and Year 4 Representatives
  • Requirements: Years 3 and 4 (Class of 2019 and 2018); Sites = NMP or SMP or IMP
  • Committee Description:
    • This committee has a wide scope with responsibilities involving accreditation, curriculum logistics, and pedagogical standards.
  • Apply HERE


Research Access Committee

  • Position: 1 student for Student Representative
  • Requirements: Year 2 or 3 or 4 (Class of 2018 or 2019 or 2020); Any site
  • Committee Description:
    • The RAC, which meets monthly as needed, reviews, approves and monitors all the studies before they are presented to the medical students and residents. The RAC provides the forum for discussion and decision-making on the studies to be offered to medical students and residents.
  • Apply HERE


Internal Medicine Undergraduate Education Committee

  • Positions: 6 students for Student Representatives
  • Requirements: VFMP Year 3 (Class of 2019); SMP Year 4 (Class of 2018); SMP Year 3 (Class of 2019); NMP Year 3 (Class of 2019); IMP Year 3 (Class of 2019); IMP Year 4 (Class of 2018)
  • Committee Description:
    • It is responsible for planning, implementing and evaluating the Year 3 Internal Medicine clerkship rotation and Year 4 electives across all four sites: Island Medical Program (IMP), Northern Medical Program (NMP), Southern Medical Program (SMP) and the Vancouver Fraser Medical Program (VFMP).
  • Apply HERE


Pediatric Undergraduate Education Committee

  • Position: 1 student for Student Representative
  • Requirements: Year 2 (Class of 2020); Any site
  • Committee Description:
    • It is responsible for planning, implementing and evaluating all the pediatric education curricula of the 4 years of Undergraduate education.
  • Apply HERE

Clerkship Development Team Meetings – Women and Children’s Health

  • Position: 1 student for Student Representative
  • Requirements: Year 3 or 4 (Class of 2019 or 2018); Any site
  • Committee Description:
    • These Team meetings address matters of the new curriculum of their respective clerkship blocks. For example: implementation of new academic half days, faculty development, teacher recruitment, and curriculum assessment.
  • Apply HERE


Clerkship Development Team Meetings – Surgery and Perioperative Care

  • Position: 1 student for Student Representative
  • Requirements: Year 3 or 4 (Class of 2019 or 2018); Any site
  • Committee Description:
    • These Team meetings address matters of the new curriculum of their respective clerkship blocks. For example: implementation of new academic half days, faculty development, teacher recruitment, and curriculum assessment.
  • Apply HERE


Clerkship Development Team Meetings – Brain and Body

  • Position: 1 student for Student Representative
  • Requirements: Year 3 or 4 (Class of 2019 or 2018); Any site
  • Committee Description:
    • These Team meetings address matters of the new curriculum of their respective clerkship blocks. For example: implementation of new academic half days, faculty development, teacher recruitment, and curriculum assessment.
  • Apply HERE


Portfolio Advisory Group

  • Positions: 2 students for Student Representatives
  • Requirements: Year 2 (Class of 2020) and Year 4 (Class of 2018); Any site
  • Committee Description:
    • The Portfolio Advisory Group has been created to provide consultation and pedagogical support for the development of the Portfolio modality within the MDUP.
  • Apply HERE


Student Assessment Subcommittee

  • Position: 1 student for Student Representative
  • Requirements: Year 4 (Class of 2018); Any site
  • Committee Description:
    • This committee is responsible for the design and function of the student assessment system of the UBC MD Undergraduate Program (MDUP).
  • Apply HERE


Program Evaluation Planning and Improvement Committee

  • Position: 1 student for Student Representative
  • Requirements: Year 2 (Class of 2020); Any site
  • Committee Description:
    • This committee ensures that the MD Undergraduate Program (MDUP) has credible and timely data that supports the Faculty in creating and maintaining a high quality program in undergraduate medical education. The Committee oversees the strategic direction of evaluation activities related to the MD undergraduate program. It oversees how evaluation results are integrated into planning, decision-making and ongoing improvement of the MDUP.
  • Apply HERE


Deans Task Force on Mistreatment

  • Positions: 3 students for Student Representatives
  • Requirements: Year 2 (Class of 2020); Any site
  • Committee Description:
    • None provided.
  • Apply HERE


Faculty Development Clinical Decision Making

  • Positions: 3 students for Student Representative
  • Requirements: Year 2 (Class of 2020), Year 3 (Class of 2019); Year 4 (Class of 2018); Any site
  • Committee Description:
    • This committee works on improving the quality of lecture based education within the UBC medical curriculum.
  • Apply HERE


Admissions Northern and Rural Admissions Subcommittee

  • Positions: 2 students for Student Representatives
  • Requirements: Year 2 (Class of 2020), Year 3 (Class of 2019; Site: NMP
  • Committee Description:
    • Subcommittee of the Admissions Selection Committee. Assists with the selection of students appropriate for the local context of learning in the Northern Medical Program and a designated number of positions in the Southern Medical Program.
    • The Northern and Rural Admissions Subcommittee meets three times annually and at the call of the Chair. All members are expected to attend both regular meetings in person, or via phone or video-conference. One final selection meeting is held in Vancouver each year and all members must be present in person. Because of the confidential nature of the subcommittee’s business, substitution of representatives at meetings is not permitted unless pre-approved by the Chair. All members are required to sign a Confidentiality and Conflict of Interest Agreement at the beginning of each admissions cycle.
  • Apply HERE

 

If you have any issues or questions about the application form or process, please contact us at ubcmec@gmail.com.

 

Last updated April 8, 2017