Sample Work Experience
- Principal - Sandra Moore Consulting, Canada, 2011 - present
- Country Director - Youth Challenge Vanuatu, Port Vila, Vanuatu 2009-2011
- Executive Director - Canadian Humanitarian, Medicine Hat, AB & Addis Abba, Ethiopia 2007-2009
- Trainer/President of the Board, Worlds of Women Together, A Centre for Immigrant Women, Medicine Hat, AB 2000-2009
PhD Candidate - School of Environment and Sustainability
2014-2018 University of Saskatchewan; Saskatoon, SK.
Research focus: socio-economic impacts of energy development on rural communities.
Masters of Adult Education Degree – International Community Development 2011 St. Francis Xavier University; Antigonish, NS
Research focus: livelihoods development in the South Pacific
Bachelor of Arts Degree - Cultural Anthropology/Psychology 2005 Athabasca University; Athabasca, AB
2016 Inspire Award - Women in Business Medicine Hat
Canada Graduate Scholar - SSHRC
Opportunity Scholarship – U of S
Academic Excellence Scholarship - SENS U of S
Publications & Reviews
Moore, Sandra (2017 - accepted) Review of Lori Leonard's 2016 "Life in the Time of Oil: A Pipeline and Poverty
in Chad" for Social Anthropology/ Anthropologie Sociale -
European Association for Social Anthropologists.
Moore, Sandra. (2017). Southeast
Alberta Energy Diversification Report: Our Region, Our Jobs, Our Communities. Economic Development Alliance of Southeast
Alberta: Medicine Hat, Alberta. https://www.mhc.ab.ca/seeds
Moore, Sandra (2015) "The
Nature Versus Culture Debate, A Review of Philippe Descola’s The Ecology of Others". Contingent Horizons 2(1)
Moore, Sandra (2014) "Reflections of a Capacity Builder: An Autoethnographic Perspective of Capacity Building Methods With a Youth Livelihoods Organization in Vanuatu," Canadian and International Education / Education canadienne et internationale 43(2). http://ir.lib.uwo.ca/cie-eci/vol43/iss2/3
"Southeast Alberta Energy Diversification Report: Our Region, Our Jobs, Our Communities" March 2017, Invited to present at the Southeast Alberta Energy Diversification Symposium at Medicine Hat College, in Medicine Hat, AB.
"Authentic Mentorship" February 2017, Invited to present at Women Talk Medicine Hat, in Medicine Hat, AB.
"Changing Nature of Community" June 2016, Presented at Pecha Kucha Medicine Hat, in Medicine Hat, AB.
"Understanding Community Change Using Ethnography" March 2016, Presented at the University of Saskatchewan SENS Symposium in Saskatoon, SK.
"Careers in the Skilled Trades and Health" 2013-2014 numerous presentations on this topic to hundreds of high school students across SE Alberta.
“Cultural Relativism and Travel”. 2013 Presented at the Unisphere Global Awareness Centre in Medicine Hat, Canada.
"Developing the Leaders of Tomorrow: Reflections of an International Development Youth Capacity Builder". Presented March 2012 at the St. Mary's University International Development Studies Graduate Conference in Halifax, NS.
"Strategies for Addressing Youth Livelihoods Issues in Vanuatu" 2011 presented at the Commonwealth Pacific Regional Conference on Investing in Youth Employment in Port Vila, Vanuatu.
“For Youth Developed By Youth: Youth Employment Solutions in the Pacific.” 2010 Presented at the Sub-regional Programme on Education, Employability, and Decent Work for Youth in the Pacific Island Countries. Hosted by the International Labour Organization (ILO) in Nadi, Fiji.
“Exploring Barriers to Employment for Immigrant Women in Southern Alberta.” 2008 Presented at the Southeastern Alberta Racial and Community Harmony Society AGM in Medicine Hat, AB Canada.
“Holistic Approaches to Achieving the MDG’s.”2008 Presented at the Global Voices: Sharing our Vision Conference hosted by ACGC in Edmonton, AB Canada.