Research Associate, ITC Project, University of Waterloo, Canada
Thomas (Tom) Agar is the ITC Research Associate for the 6 European Country Project (Germany, Greece, Hungary, Poland, Romania, and Spain), as well as projects in France, the Netherlands, and Chile. He is responsible for organizing, leading, managing, and monitoring the overall planning and implementation of ITC surveys in these respective countries.
Tom has been with ITC since 2011, where he started as the Assistant Survey Manager, aiding in the management of ITC's survey database. Tom has been a Research Associate and Country Project Manager since 2014, having managed projects in China, Malaysia, and Thailand. Tom completed his M.A. in History at McGill University, specializing in Canada's international relations. He has extensive work experience in international policy and health research, including work as a researcher and project manager for The Centre for International Governance Innovation, a global governance think tank based in Waterloo, Canada. He also served as an assistant coordinator for a web-based survey database with the Propel Centre for Population Health Impact.