Research Management Committee

The Research Management Committee (RMC) manages the research program and assures ongoing assessment of all projects in order to provide recommendations to the Board of Directors (BOD) regarding research priorities and budget allocations. The RMC reports to the BOD through the Scientific Directors. In addition to the Scientific Directors, the RMC is composed of scientific experts from diverse disciplines, the Executive Director (non-voting) as well as members from Inuit organizations, government and industry.


Allen, Jean
Senior Policy Advisor, Nunavut Tunngavik Inc.

Applejohn, Andrew
Senior Science Advisor, Government of the Northwest Territories

Archambault, Philippe
Scientific Director, Université Laval, Biology Department, co-Scientific Director, ArcticNet (ex officio)

Barnard, Christine
Executive Director, ArcticNet (ex officio) (non-voting)

Bourbonnais, Pascale
Ice Analyst, FedNav

Dahl-Jensen, Dorthe
University of Manitoba

Dawson, Jackie
Scientific Director, University of Ottawa, Department of Geography, co-Scientific Director, ArcticNet (ex officio), Manager, North by North

Derksen, Chris
Environment and Climate Change Canada

Gordon, Michael
Director General, Kativik Regional Government

Harper, Sherilee
University of Alberta

Kalhok Bourque, Sarah
Acting Director, Northern Science and Contaminants Research, Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada

Kutz, Susan
University of Calgary

Kuzyk, Zou-zou
University of Manitoba

Laing, Rodd
Director of Environment, Nunatsiavut Government

Loring, Eric
Senior Policy Advisor, ITK ArcticNet Policy Advisor, Inuit Tapiirit Kanatami

Loseto, Lisa
Section Head, Ecosystem Impacts, University of Manitoba, Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Meakin, Stephanie
Senior Science Advisor, ICCC ArcticNet Coordinator, Inuit Circumpolar Council Canada

Nielsen, Guillaume
Research Associate, Yukon College

Parrott, Jenn
Director, Innovation, Science and Climate Change, Inuvialuit Regional Corporation

Reedman, Alexa
Research and Partnerships Manager, University of Ottawa, ArcticNet (ex officio) (non-voting)

Ropars, Pascale
Science manager, Université Laval, ArcticNet (ex officio) (non-voting)

Ste-Marie, Catherine
Manager, Geosciences & CC, Natural Resources Canada

Sudlovenick, Enooyaq
ASA President, ArcticNet Student Association

Turner, Kevin
Assistant Professor, Brock University


Fast, Stewart
Senior Program Manager, Networks of Centres of Excellence


Past Members

Bancroft, Doug,
Director, Environment Canada, Canadian Ice Service

Barber, Dave,
Professor, Faculty of the Environment, University of Manitoba

Bergman, Marty,
Manager, Arctic Science Program Development, Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Arctic Research Division

Barrett, Michael,
Associate Director, Renewable Resources, Environment, Lands and Parks Department, Kativik Regional Government

Biasutti-Brown, Marina,
Director, Environment Division - Department of Lands and Resources, Nunatsiavut Government

Bourque, Alain,
Executive Director, Ouranos

Braithwaite, Leah,
Chief - Applied Science, Canadian Ice Service, Environment and Climate Change Canada

Bukowsky, Roy,
Senior Environmental Specialist, Environmental Licensing & Protection, Power Planning & Development, Manitoba Hydro

Campbell, Celina,
Former Sub-Division Chief, Natural Resources Canada - Earth Sciences Sector - Geological Survey of Canada - Northern Canada Division (Ottawa)

Campbell, Karley,
Former President, ArcticNet Student Association

Carpenter, Larry,
Chair, Wildlife Management Advisory Council (NWT) - Inuvialuit Joint Secretariat

Cheechoo, John,
Director Environment & Wildlife, ITK

Dewailly, Éric,
Professor, Faculty of Medecine, Université Laval

Dunford, Andrew,
Director, Climate Change Secretariat, Government of Nunavut, Dept of Environment

Dumont, Dany,
Former President, ArcticNet Student Association

Else, Brent,
Associate Professor, University of Calgary, Department of Geography

Fortier, Louis,
Former Scientific Director and Founder,

Fortier, Martin,
Executive Director, Sentinel North, Université Laval, Assistant to the Vice-president, Research and Innovation

Gratton, Yves,
Professor, Institut national de la recherche scientifique - Eau, Terre et Environnement

Joseph, Helen,
Former Director, Oceanography and Climate Branch, Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Kabloona, Gayle,
Policy Advisor, Nunavut Tunngavik Inc.

Lavallée, Philippe,
Environment Policy Manager, Nunavut Tunngavik Inc.

Lemmen, Donald S.,
Acting Executive Director, Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation Directorate, Earth Sciences Sector, Natural Resources Canada

O'Hara, Shannon,
Inuit Research Advisor, Inuvialuit Regional Corporation

Bell, Trevor,
Professor, Memorial University of Newfoundland

McBean, Gordon,
ProfessorProfessor, Departments of Geography and Political Science, The University of Western Ontario

Allard, Michel,
Professor, Department of Geography, Université Laval

Musy, André,
Director General, Ouranos Consortium

Nickels, Scott,
Director, Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami

Gremion, Gwenaëlle,
President, ArcticNet Student Association

Chatwood, Susan,
Associate Professor, University of Alberta

Couture, Réjean,
Subdivision Head, Geological Service of Canada – Northern Canada

Ford, James,
Priestley Chair, University of Leeds

Furgal, Christopher,
Associate Professor, Trent University

N. Papakyriakou, Tim,
Professor, University of Manitoba

Keane, Tim,
Senior Manager, Arctic Operations and Projects, Fednav Limited

Stern, Gary A.,
Research Professor and Associate Director, Centre for Earth Observation Science, University of Manitoba

Sydor, Kevin,
Section Head, Hydrotechnical and Oceanographic Studies, Manitoba Hydro

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