Think tank

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
 77
Canada average
 34
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Maribeth Murray, Executive Director
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2019): Henry Sykes
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Maribeth Murray
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2021
Arctic Institute of North America
 12
Canada average
 26
Global average
 89
2019
Arctic Institute of North America
 12
2017
Arctic Institute of North America
 15
% Female researchers
2017
Arctic Institute of North America
 50%
Canada average
 36%
Global average
 41%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Arctic Institute of North America
 9
Canada average
 42
Global average
 33

Social

Likes (2021)
Arctic Institute of North America
 3,086
Canada average
 17,706
Global average
 31,361
Likes (2019)
Arctic Institute of North America
 2,248
Likes (2017)
Arctic Institute of North America
 1,797
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Arctic Institute of North America
 4,444
Canada average
 10,864
Global average
 18,412
Followers (2019)
Arctic Institute of North America
 3,706
Followers (2018)
Arctic Institute of North America
 3,474
Subscribers (2021)
Arctic Institute of North America
 94
Canada average
 1,591
Global average
 5,246
Subscribers (2019)
Arctic Institute of North America
 33
Followers (2021)
Arctic Institute of North America
 274
Canada average
 5,421
Global average
 14,023
Followers (2019)
Arctic Institute of North America
 171

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
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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