About Us

The Labrador Institute of Memorial University is a leading centre of research, education, policy, and outreach by and for the North. We are a division of Memorial University located in Labrador. The Labrador Institute operates with a permanent staff, as well as a number of associated researchers and postdoctoral fellows affiliated with various schools including medicine, folklore, education, soil science, biology, marine science, geology, archaeology, history, geography, and anthropology. We maintain offices and a library and archive in Happy Valley-Goose Bay, an office in Labrador City, a research station in North West River, as well as a web and social media presence.