Five members of PHH staff standing against a brick wall, smiling

The Public Humanities Hub is made up of a small team of staff and a steering committee, all of whom serve on one or more subcommittees outlined below. You may navigate through individual profiles using the menu to the left.

Subcommittees (2020-2021)

Helps Academic Director and staff lobby for greater support of Public Scholarship at UBC.

Awards course releases, cluster grants, and other funding.

Helps guide our social media and communications strategy, review our stats, and liaise with Arts Communications and Media Relations.

Community Partnerships
Helps Academic Director and staff imagine best ways to foster partnerships between Humanities faculty and community partners.

Works to establish more permanent funding sources, review grant applications drafted by Hub staff, identify potential funders and opportunities, and works with Arts Alumni & Development.

Reviews our policies, programming, and communications for Equity, Diversity & Inclusion.

Creates and reviews annual budgets and expenses. 

Drafts and revises strategic plan and other governance documents.

Works with graduate academic assistants to develop public scholarship, programming, and diverse career opportunities for graduate students. 

Assists Academic Director in drafting ads for student and staff positions.

Suggests annual programming (speakers and other events except Public Scholarship series).

Public Scholarship
Advisory for Public Scholarship training and toolkits.