Tester, Frank

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Tester, Frank

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Frank Tester is a professor in the School of Social Work at the University of British Columbia and an Associate with the Institute for Resources and Environmental Sustainability. He is also an Adjunct Professor of Native Studies at the University of Manitoba. He received his Bachelors of Science in Medical Physiology and Pharmacology from Western University and went on to receive a Doctorate in Philosophy from the University of Waikato in New Zealand, in addition to two Masters from the University of Calgary in Environmental Design and Social Work. He is the co-author of Tammarniit (Mistakes): Inuit relocation in the eastern Arctic, 1939-1962 (UBC Press, 1994) and Kiumajut (Talking Back): Game Management and Inuit rights in the eastern Arctic: 1900-1970 (UBC Press, 2007), both of which he wrote in collaboration with Peter Kulchyski (Native Studies, University of Manitoba). Outside of his work, Frank is a sailor and boat builder, and has a small farm on Denman Island in British Columbia.


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Created by Alexandra Moreau (November 2019).




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