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Visiting International Research Students (VIRS) program
The School of Information is accepting applications for the Visiting International Research Students (VIRS) program. Due to the impact of COVID‐19, admission to our school will be dependent on the current advisories from the Provincial Health Office (PHO). All travel guidelines implemented by the Government of Canada must be followed.
Dr. Isto Huvila (Uppsala University, Sweden). September 2019 – August 2020.
Mamiko Matsubayashi, PhD (University of Tsukuba, Japan). April 2018 – March 2019.
Yuxiang (Chris) Zhao, PhD (Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China). August – November 2018.