Prospective Students

Dr. Mary Jung invites applications for both Master’s and PhD graduate students to start within the next 12 months. Areas of interest should be within the realm of self-regulation of health (diet and exercise) behaviours, program evaluation, and adherence. Financial support will be provided through CIHR, Dairy Farmers of Canada, Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research, and other funded trials within Dr. Jung’s laboratory.

Successful candidates will display exceptional organizational skills, initiative, and be willing to work as a part of a supportive team within Dr. Jung’s Diabetes Prevention Research Group. For further information, please contact Dr. Mary Jung at mary.jung@ubc.ca. Details about Dr. Jung’s lab can be found at http://dprg.ok.ubc.ca/. For more information about the University of British Columbia, Okanagan, please visit,

http://ok.ubc.ca/welcome.html.

We are currently accepting volunteer applications in DPRG. We are looking for students with a passion for research. Student volunteers should have a strong academic background in HK 201, HK 421 or PSYO 348. If you are interested in applying please contact Dr. Mary Jung at mary.jung@ubc.ca with your resume and transcripts (unofficial transcripts will be accepted).

Work Study Program Work Study is a competitive subsidized employment program that provides students with the opportunity to work on campus for a maximum of 20 hours per week. Dr. Jung has already filled this position for the 2015-2016 academic year. If you are interested in applying in the future, please contact Dr. Mary Jung at mary.jung@ubc.ca HMKN 499 – Project in

Human Kinetics (3-9 credits) Human Kinetics 499 course provides undergraduates the opportunity to get involved in research within the Diabetes Prevention Research Group. If you are interested in gaining credit for research experience, please contact Dr. Jung at mary.jung@ubc.ca Prerequisite: Third-year standing.