Dr. John Steeves was recently awarded a 2014 Wall Scholars Research Award from the Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies. This award is awarded to UBC Faculty members based on the candidate’s scholarly achievements, excellence in research proposal for innovative research during residency, and the initiates proposed to contribute to the intellectual life of the Institute.
Winners of this award are offered a one-year residency at the Peter Wall Institute and up to $20 000 in funding for their research. Every year, only sixteen UBC scholars from all academic disciplines are offered this unique opportunity to work at Peter Wall Institute in a collaborative and interdisciplinary environment. Congratulations, Dr. Steeves!