AAU Arctic is a cross-faculty platform for cooperation in arctic-related research across scientific disciplines at Aalborg University.
About AAU Arctic
Aalborg University's Centre for arctic-related research, AAU Arctic, is a newly established cross-faculty platform for cooperation between researchers at Aalborg University, who has an interest in the Arctic.
AAU Arctic seeks to facilitate collaboration in arctic research among AAU researchers internally as well as between AAU researches and external partners.
The geographical area of interest for AAU Arctic is the Circumpolar North (incl. Greenland, the Faroe Islands, the northern parts of Scandinavia, Canada, Alaska and Russia, the North Atlantic and the Polar Sea).
AAU Arctic activities
The portfolio of AAU Arctic activities includes:
- Hosting of research seminars
- Networking activities
- Dissemination of arctic research e.g. through publication of articles and hosting of seminars
- Facilitation of strategic cooperation with external partners
- Coordination of fundraising for research projects
Cooperation with CIRCLA
AAU Arctic is in close collabouration with Aalborg University's Center for Innovation and Research in Culture and Living in the Arctic (CIRCLA). Visit the CIRCLA website to learn more.
This website will continually be expanded as new AAU Arctic activities are initiated.
News from AAU Arctic
New research project:: Sustainable business and demography: Exploring critical links between gender youth and small-scale business development in fisheries and tourism in South Greenland
The overall objective of this project is to support sustainable business and demographic development in and for South Greenland by exploring and illuminating the role that local small-scale business operations play in creating a desirable and valuable business development for themselves and their community.
Turismeudvikling i Grønland
Et bredt udsnit af erhvervsfolk, forskere og aktører fra den grønlandske turismesektor var tilstede hos Center for Logistik og Samarbejde, da Aalborg Universitet præsenterede resultatet af en omfattende analyse omkring 'Arktisk Turisme'. Turismeforsker og Lektor Carina Ren har sammen med videnskabelig assistent Daniela Chimirri gennemført analysen. Resultaterne i form af en rapport såvel som filmoptagelser fra symposiet, er nu tilgængelige online.