Nadia Martin


Research Scientist, ITC Project, University of Waterloo, Canada

Nadia Martin joined the ITC team in September 2013. In her role as a Research Scientist, she has managed the ITC Four Country project, is involved in the US PATH (Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health) Project at the University of Waterloo, and currently manages the ITC New Zealand project. In her approach to project management, Nadia aims to understand the needs and styles of her internal and external stakeholders in order to provide logical and user-friendly documents, analyses, and communications, and to solve issues pro-actively. Her role involves envisioning the big picture while considering the scientific, logistical, and financial details and ramifications.

Nadia holds a MA and a PhD in cognitive psychology from the University of Waterloo, where she specialized in the areas of reasoning, decision-making, individual differences, and statistics education, and acquired experience in both quantitative and qualitative analyses. She also studied psychology at Glendon College (York University), as well as education and theater at Université Laval.

Prior to joining the ITC Project, Nadia held a number of research and teaching positions at the University of Waterloo and Wilfrid Laurier University, and facilitated leadership workshops. In addition, she acquired customer service and international experience while working with Air Canada for 9 years. She is fluent in both English and French.

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