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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

Education
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

Awards
2016           Inspire Award - Women in Business Medicine Hat
2015-2018  Vanier Canada Graduate Scholar - SSHRC
2015-2018  Saskatchewan Opportunity Scholarship – U of S
2014            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 & Return to Rural (2017). Big Rural Leadership Program.  Special Areas, Return to Rural. http://www.returntorural.ca/leadership/

Moore, Sandra (2016). Review of Don Albrecht's 2014 "Rethinking Rural: Global Community and Economic Development in the Small Town West. Trumpeter Journal of Ecosophy. http://trumpeter.athabascau.ca/index.php/trumpet/article/view/1466

Moore, Sandra (2016). Historical Summary of Anthropological Thought on Climate Change, Review of Michael R. Dove's The Anthropology of Climate Change. Anthropology News Book Forum, American Anthropological Association http://www.anthropology-news.org/?book-review=historical-summary-of-anthropological-thought-on-climate-change
 
Moore, Sandra (2015) Book Review - Maria Campbell: Essays on Her Works. By Jolene Armstrong (Ed). Engaged Scholar 1(2)  http://esj.usask.ca/index.php/esj/article/view/121/33

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  

Presentations
"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.
Professional Memberships
  • American Anthropological Association
  • Canadian Anthropology Society
  • Canadian Rural Revitalization Foundation

Funding & Contracts
  • Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID)
  • Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA)
  • Commonwealth Secretariat
  • Economic Development Alliance (EDA) of Southeast Alberta
  • Government of Alberta
  • International Labour Organization (ILO)
  • Medicine Hat College
  • Oxfam Australia
  • Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)
  • United States Embassy (Pacific)
  • United Nations Development Program(UNDP)
  • Vanuatu Government
  • Various Rural Municipalities and Organizations

 
Country Work & Travel Experience
  • Australia
  • Canada
  • Costa Rica
  • Cuba
  • Djibouti
  • England
  • Ethiopia
  • Fiji
  • Mexico
  • Vanuatu
 
 
Visit my LinkedIn page for more information: http://ca.linkedin.com/pub/sandra-moore/13/4a9/438
 

 
Consulting & Employment Project Examples
  • SE AB Renewable Energy Industry Strategy - SEEDS
  • Sustainable Energy Labour Market Demands in SE AB study - Alberta Labour, EDA, MHC.
  • Rural Community Leadership Program Development - Return to Rural.
  • 3D Hybrid Printing Feasibility Study - Medalta, MHC & Streamline Automation
  • Community Trades & Technology Center Feasibility Study - Medicine Hat College, AB Canada
  • Stakeholder Feedback Facilitation - Medicine Hat Regional Family Care System, AB Canada 
  • SE AB Regional Skills Competition and Trades and Technology Expo - SEAPYCD, AB Canada.
  • Essential Workplace Skills Workshop - L.E.A.R.N, AB Canada
  • Program Evaluations, Monitoring and Evaluation Frameworks, Department Work Plans, & Organizational Strategic Planning, Medicine Hat Community Housing Society, AB Canada
  • Women`s Leadership Capacity Building, Alberta Network of Immigrant Women - Women On Board Program, AB Canada.
  • Capacity Building and Feasibility Study, Quesnel Aboriginal Artists Group, Community Futures, BC Canada
  • Strategic Planning Workshops, Quesnel Museum & Heritage Commission, BC Canada.
  • Young Women's Rural Business Awareness Program - YCV, Vanuatu
  • Know Your Employment Rights & Responsibilities Awareness Campaign -YCV, Vanuatu
  • National Youth Livelihoods Survey - ILO/ YCV Vanuatu 
  • Vanuatu National Action Plan for Youth Employment Committee - Port Vila, Vanuatu 
  • PATH Ethiopia Literacy, Education and Training Centre - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

 
 
 
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