Katherine Sinclai'rs research focuses on Inuit engagements with mining in Nunavut. How is work in the mining industry drawn on strategically to maintain community-based priorities of well-being? What are the implications of policies and strategies originating from government and industry to increase Inuit employment? What role do contemporary land claim agreements play in these processes? Methodologically she aims for a decolonizing approach, and she is based in political/economic anthropology.
Indigenous-Settler relations in Canada,