Student Research Opportunities

The research opportunities listed below are available to students of all disciplines. UNBC encourages all eligible students, including Indigenous people, visible minorities, diversely-abled people, women, and people from the LGBTQ2S+ communities to apply. 
Please contact researchers directly for more information on a specific research opportunity or to submit an application.

To post a research opportunity please contact Nicole Balliet at nicole.balliet@unbc.ca or Sharleen Balogh at sharleen.balogh@unbc.ca and provide the information requested below.


Available Positions


ECHO Network Project Assistant

Location/Campus: UNBC - Prince George Campus
Discipline (e.g. Chemistry): Interest in environmental health research
Level of Study (UG, Master's, PhD): Master's
Paid, Volunteer or Credit Position: Paid
Start Date of Position: March 2021 - March 2022 (possibility for extension)
Job/Project Description: Project Description
Specific Skills Required: Good communication, strong organizational skills, and an ability to work in a complex, interdisciplinary setting.
Application Deadline: March 1, 2021
Name of Researcher: Dr. Margot Parkes
Contact Information: Diana Kutzner, ECHO Network Research Manager (echonetwork@unbc.ca)


Autumn Diets of Grouse of Northern BC

Location/Campus: UNBC - Prince George Campus
Discipline (e.g. Chemistry): Natural Resources or Biology
Level of Study (UG, Master's, PhD): Undergrad (3rd or 4th year)
Paid, Volunteer or Credit Position: Unpaid/Credit
Start Date of Position: September 2020 to April 2021
Job/Project Description: Project Description
Specific Skills Required: Independent Study Project potential
Application Deadline: Applications accepted until position is filled
Name of Researcher: Dr. Roy Rea
Contact Information: reav@unbc.ca