UAlberta North

About UAlberta North

About UAlberta North  Sharing research results with northern communities

UAlberta North’s mandate is based on the University’s Northern Strategy (2011). It includes responsibilities for the following:

  • strengthening and enlarging the University’s community of northern/circumpolar researchers;
  • strengthening relationships with northern partners, including governments, colleges, and indigenous communities, as well as national and international research/educational agencies;
  • building a robust public and scholarly profile for our significant work across the circumpolar North;
  • identifying opportunities and coordinating relevant activity, information, and aspirations across the University
  • facilitating innovative and reciprocal processes of knowledge exchange; and
  • supporting and creating opportunities for students.