Shari Fox

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Board Member
National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC)

Dr. Shari Fox has worked together with Inuit on a wide range of research since 1999, ranging from community-based projects to Arctic international collaborations. For most of her career she has worked remotely from Kangiqtugaapik (Clyde River), Nunavut, where her research centres on community-led projects related to environmental change, sea ice, and land-based programming. Along with other Kangiqtugaapingmiut, Shari co-founded the Ittaq Heritage and Research Centre. Now working remotely from Banff, Alberta and Nunavut, Shari has a research appointment with NSIDC, University of Colorado Boulder, and she is the Director of Northern Programs at the Geomatics and Cartographic Research Centre, Carleton University. Shari brings over 20 years of experience working closely with communities to advance Inuit and Indigenous-led research and collaborative approaches in the Arctic.