THE FACULTY OF HEALTH AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT
The Faculty of Health and Social Development decided to undertake strategic planning to further advance our Faculty and continue to make strategic investments in our campus, community, and beyond. The process highlighted the quality and strengths of our teaching and learning programs, the extraordinary achievements and reputations of our scholars and practitioners, and our commitment to UBC and ASPIRE. Guided by the Strategic Planning Advisory Committee and Steering Committee, the resulting plan comprises input from faculty, students, staff, partners, and community.
Transcend disciplines to solve the critical health and social challenges of our day.
Bring our combined expertise to promote wellbeing across the life span.
We value excellence.
The Faculty strives to achieve the highest standards in research, education, and service.
We value diversity, inclusivity, and equity.
The Faculty values and respects all members of its communities, each of whom makes an important contribution to enriching our Faculty.
We value innovation.
From the creation of ideas to the implementation of practice, the Faculty values and supports creativity and alternative perspectives.
We value respect.
As the foundation for all aspects of our teaching, learning, research and partnerships, respect underpins the Faculty leadership’s promise to act with integrity.
We value accountability.
The Faculty embodies the highest standards of service and stewardship of resources.