English PhD

UBC’s First PhD Co-op Program

The UBC English Graduate Program, one of the most vibrant and wide-ranging in Canada, has been awarding the PhD degree since 1962 and is the only Program at UBC to provide employers access to PhD co-op students.

Expertise & Roles

With highly developed research, communications, and writing skills at the PhD level, students in this program can take on larger, more complex work than what could be assigned to undergraduate students.

  • Project Management
  • Program Administration
  • Educational Programming
  • Writing & Editing
  • Teaching & Curriculum Development
  • Research
  • Strategic & Creative Communications
  • Journalism
  • Language Translation
  • Policy Analysis