NRC Outreach Leaders

K12 Outreach Team
(360) 650-4871
Center for Canadian-American Studies, Western Washington University

Dr. Nadine Fabbi
(206) 543-6269 
Associate Director

Dr. Nadine Fabbi is the Managing Director of the Canadian Studies Center and Arctic and International Relations in the Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies at the University of Washington. Dr. Fabbi earned her M.A. in Canadian Studies at Carleton University in Ottawa and an Ed.D. in Educational Leadership and Policy from the University of British Columbia in Vancouver. She oversees Center programs that focus on Canada and the Arctic as well as conducts research on the subject and teaches. She is one of the founding members and lead chair of UW’s interdisciplinary minor in Arctic Studies and teaches one of its core courses– ARCTIC 200 Indigenous Diplomacies and International Relations in the Arctic. Her research interests include an understanding of the Arctic region as an emerging area of global political interest. She has shared her expertise on Canada’s Arctic at the annual STUDY CANADA Summer Institute for over fifteen years and, with Tina Storer, is now co-director of the renowned program.