This study is based on interviews with Canadian mining engineers and geologists currently working in the United Arab Emirates and Western Australia. It explores the impact of international mobility on their career development and personal lives, focusing especially on why they decided to move to the respective countries, their experiences of adjustment and the impact of professional networks on career advancement in the industry. The study has been funded by a SSHRC initiative for international research.
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