wise MotM series:
Approximately once a month, we host an open luncheon and invite one of our amazing WISE Mentors to speak to attendees about various aspects of their lives. Each month focuses on a new topic and the intimate setting makes for some great conversations with the Mentor!
Check out our upcoming Mentor of the Month as well as previous ones!
join us for March's Mentor of the Month :
Learning, relationships, and collective commitment in community-engaged northern research
Dr. Gita Ljubicic (Associate Professor - School of Earth, Environment and Society) has been working with Inuit communities in Nunavut for nearly 20 years. She is driven by a deep commitment to respecting and learning from Inuit knowledge alongside science in order to address complex socio-ecological issues. J
Join us on March 24th at 1pm as she shares her stories of how she got into northern research, the importance of cultivating community-research relationships, connecting research and decision-making, and balancing work and family life as a double academic couple.
All members of the McMaster community are welcome, we look forward to seeing your virtual faces! 💻