SHWG2018
IASC SHWG during POLAR2018 in Davos, Switzerland

Chair

Peter Sköld | Sweden
Arctic regional development; Indigenous health, cultures, identities; Research planning
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Vice-Chair

Gunhild Hoogensen | Norway
Security in the Arctic; Geopolitics of the Arctic; Peace and conflict in the Arctic and globally
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Vice-Chair

Andrey Petrov | USA
Arctic regional/economic development; Sustainability; Urbanization
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Gertrude Saxinger | Austria
Anthropology; Indigenous communities; Extractive industries; Labour mobility (FIFO); Infrastructure
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Peter Schweitzer | Austria
Infrastructure studies; Anthropology of climate change; Indigenous political movements
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Susan Chatwood | Canada
Health systems; Population health; Community engagement
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Yang Lei | China
Climate Change
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Xu Shijie | China
Geomagnetism; Remote Sensing
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Barbora Padrtova | Czech Republic
Arctic geopolitics and security; International relations; Foreign policy
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Pelle Tejsner | Denmark
Human rights; Sustainable development and climate change mitigation; Land use policy and resource extraction
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Robert Chr. Thomsen | Denmark
Autonomy/self-governance movements; Greenland; Indigenous movements
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Arja Rautio | Finland
Environmental health; Social exclusion; Indigenous health and wellbeing
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Lassi Heininen | Finland
International relations, geopolitics and security; Environmental politics; Northern Europe and Russia
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Béatrice Collignon | France
Inuit geographic knowledge; Geographies of the Inuit; Inuit culture and contemporary societies
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Virginie Vaté | France
Anthropology of religion; Shamanism and Christianity; Conversion; Chukotka and Alaska
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Alexander Proelss | Germany
International law; International law of the Sea; International environmental law
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J. Otto Habeck | Germany
Gender and social distinction; Segregation, marginality and mobility; Indigenous land use and permafrost
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Joan Nymand Larsen | Iceland
Economic development; Arctic economies; Human development in the Arctic
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Dhurjati Majumdar | India
Arctic sustainability
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Akiho Shibata | Japan
International law; Polar law and policy
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Shinichiro Tabata | Japan
Economic development and sustainability of the Russian Arctic regions
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Dongmin Jin | Korea
Polar law and policy; International Cooperation
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Peter Jordan | The Netherlands
Circumpolar Archaeology; History and Anthropology
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Halvor Dannevig | Norway
Climate change adaptation; Environmental governance; Co-production of knowledge
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Michał Łuszczuk | Poland
Interational relations; Diplomacy; Security
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Ryszard Czarny | Poland
Foreign policy of Nordic countries; Nordic security policy; Northern dimensions in EU policy
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Andrei Golovnev | Russia
Social psychology in the Arctic; Circumpolar states; Policy of scientific researches
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Andrey Podoplekin | Russia
Social psychology in the Arctic, Circumpolar states, Policy and programs of scientific researches
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Elena Conde | Spain
Arctic; Law of the Sea; Legal regime of marine scientific research
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Michael Bravo | United Kingdom
Governance; Geography; Science and public policy
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Lawrence Hamilton | USA
Sociology; Demography; Survey research
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Fellow 2016

Justiina Dahl | Italy
Sociology of Scientific Knowledge; Global Governance; Epistemic Communities
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Fellow 2017

Violetta Gassiy | Russia
Sustainable development; Economic development; Indigenous communities and extractive industries
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Fellow 2018

Stanislav Ksenofontov | Switzerland/Russia
Global change; Vulnerability of social-ecological systems; Arctic Yakutia
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