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Arctic Institute of North America

AINA

Calgary, Canada

The Arctic Institute of North America was created by an Act of Parliament in 1945 as a nonprofit tax-exempt research and educational organization. Originally based at McGill University in Montreal, the institute moved to the University of Calgary in 1976. In 1979 the Institute became part of the University of Calgary as a university research institute.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.arctic.ucalgary.ca/

Address:
University of Calgary 2500 University Drive NW, ES-1040 Calgary, AB T2N 1N4

Country:
Canada

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Arctic
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
1945
Age (years)
Arctic Institute of North America
76 
Canada average
 35
Global average
 31
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Henry Sykes
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Maribeth Murray
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2019
Arctic Institute of North America
 12
Canada average
 19
Global average
 120
2017
Arctic Institute of North America
 15
% Female researchers
2017
Arctic Institute of North America
50% 
Canada average
36% 
Global average
41% 

Social

Likes (2019)
Arctic Institute of North America
 2,248
Canada average
 18,867
Global average
 24,405
Likes (2017)
Arctic Institute of North America
 1,797
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Arctic Institute of North America
 3,706
Canada average
 10,799
Global average
 15,113
Followers (2018)
Arctic Institute of North America
 3,474
Followers (2017)
Arctic Institute of North America
 2,602
Subscribers (2019)
Arctic Institute of North America
 33
Canada average
 1,101
Global average
 5,924
Followers (2019)
Arctic Institute of North America
 171
Canada average
 4,732
Global average
 8,194

Data notes

Last updated: 01/04/2020
Boundary organization (find out more): Yes
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Think tank list
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