Our Mission

As the research division of Aurora College, Aurora Research Institute (ARI)'s mandate is to improve the quality of life for NWT residents by applying scientific, technological and indigenous knowledge to solve northern problems and advance social and economic goals.

Featured Project

May, 1 2019

Permafrost provides a foundation for northern ecosystems, infrastructure and communities. Permafrost conditions are inextricably linked to climate, so information on permafrost...

Latest News

May, 26 2021
ARI Seeking one external member for the Research Advisory Council (RAC)...
May, 6 2021
Dr. Pertice Moffitt – Research Associate, retired Instructor and Health...
April, 7 2021
Aurora College is seeking individuals to serve as community members on it...

Logistics

ARI offers logistical support to researchers in the NWT. Services are available out of the Western Arctic Research Centre, with more limited support available from the South Slave Research Centre. Please be sure to submit a ...