AAU researchers with arctic-related research activities

Below you will find a list of all AAU researchers whose research - in some way or other - is related to the arctic.

DEPARTMENT OF LAW

Sandra Cassotta
 
International and EU Law,  International Environmental Law, Environmental Governance, Law of indigenous people, Law of the Sea, Arctic Security, Arctic and Antarctic, Sino-Arctic governance

DEPARTMENT OF BIOTECHNOLOGY, CHEMISTRY AND ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING

Torsten Nygård Kristensen
 

Biologi, klimaforandringer, dyr og planters tilpasning til ekstreme miljøforhold
Sektion for Biologi og Miljøteknologi

Cino Pertoldi 

Biologi, klimaforandringer, modeller og dyrs tilpasning til ekstreme miljøforhold
Sektion for Biologi og Miljøteknologi

Simon Bahrndorff

Biology, physiology, ecology, adaptation, global change biology
Rasmus Ejby-Ernst 

Biologi, økologi, monitorering og analysemetoder ifm. bestandsvurdering af rejeforekomster i Vestgrønland

Mette Mørup Schlütter 

Antropologi, etnografisk metode, sundhed, moderskab, klima, Grønland

Sussie Pagh 

Biologi, økologi, citizens science, aldersbestemmelse og fødeøkologi af rovdyr

DEPARTMENT OF CLINICAL MEDICINE

Stig Andersen 
Arctic Health Research Centre 

Forebyggelse, sundhed og sygdom blandt befolkningen i Grønland
 

Peter Laurberg
Arctic Health Research Centre 

Forebyggelse, sundhed og sygdom blandt befolkningen i Grønland

Louise Kærholm Schæbel
Arctic Health ResearchCentre 

Infla mmation blandt folk i Grønland

Karsten Fleischer Rex
Arctic Health Research Centre 

Hepatitis blandt folk i Grønland

Jakob H. Bønløkke
Arbejdsmedicinsk Klinik

Miljømedicin i Grønland, specielt helbredspåvirkninger af arbejdet i fiskeindustrien.

DEPARTMENT OF CULTURE AND GLOBAL STUDIES

Robert C. Thomsen
CIRCLA

Nationalism, autonomy and national identities in the North Atlantic; International relations and sovereignty issues in the Arctic; Heritage tourism and authenticity – Greenland, Newfoundland and Nunavut (Cda)  

Lill Rastad Bjørst 
CIRCLA

Inuit culture and society; climate change and sustainability; mining and industrialization; postcolonialism and tourism

Ulrik Pram Gad
CIRCLA

Colonial history, postcolonial politics, Greenlandic national identity, innovative governance structures, concepts of sustainability

Naja Dyrendom Graugaard
CIRCLA

Greenland-Denmark colonial history; Inuit sealing and "the sealskin dispute"; Indigenous knowledge; Decolonizing research and method in the Arctic; sustainability narratives

Verena Huppert
CIRCLA

Labour market, education, migration, identity, pan-arctic collaborations - Greenland

Szilvia Gyimothy
Tourism Research Unit

Climate change and tourism from a socio-cultural perspective, Greenland

Carina B. Ren
Tourism Research Unit

Nation and destination branding, sustainable development, Greenland

Dianne Dredge
Tourism Research Unit

Tourism policy, governance, planning -- Lapland, Arctic

Karina M. Smed
Tourism Research Unit

Natural and cultural heritage in tourism,  communication in Arctic tourism, Greenland

Henrik Halkier
Tourism Research Unit

Tourism and destination development – Arctic Siberia

Julia Zhukova Klausen
Culture and Global Studies

Governmentality, identity construction, Northern Russia

Bo Poulsen
Contemporary History

Environmental history, North Atlantic fisheries

Jesper Willaing Zeuthen

CIRCLA/
Development and International Relations

Li Xing
Development and International Relations

China/Asia-Arctic relations; The role of Arctic in the nexus between the rise of China and the emerging world reorder; emerging powers and Arctic players in shaping an ‘Arctic order’; Arctic-led IR and IPE

DEPARTMENT OF LEARNING AND PHILOSOPHY

Birgitte Holm Sørensen 

ICT, learning and design for learning in relation to children and school

Jes Lynning Harfeld
Center for Anvendt Filosofi

Etik og værdier, Naturforståelse, Jagt og miljø, Dyrerettigheder, Indfødtes rettigheder

Filosofisk antropologi (f.eks. definitioner af ’indigenous’)

Morten Karnøe Søndergaard

Business coorporation Dk-Greenland and development of networks Dk-Greenland

Stine Bylin Bundgaard

Networking relations between Northern Jutland and Greenland based on the Arctic Business Network

Astrid Andersen

Anthropology, human-environment relations, living resources, hunting livelihoods, climatic and environmental change, environmental politics, human land and area use, technology, map-making, methods for local and citizen-involved monitoring of ecosystems, collaboration, knowledge regimes

DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING

Ulrik Jørgensen

Kommunal - og infrastrukturplanlægning, ø-drift udfordringer til markeder og institutioner, sociale aspekter af minedrift og storskalaprojekter samt uddannelse af ingeniører i Grønland.

Anne Merrild Hansen

Social and environmental assessments in the Arctic, Extractive industries, planning and management

Birgitte Hoffmann

Kommunal - og infrastrukturplanlægning, ø-drift udfordringer til markeder og institutioner, sociale aspekter af minedrift og storskalaprojekter samt uddannelse af ingeniører i Grønland.
Sanne Vammen Larsen  Planning and impact assessment in the Arctic. Specifically: Research on planning and scenarios for development in Greenland with a point of departure in future industrial development, and recommendations for improvements to Impact Assessment of oil- and gas projects in Greenland based on a comparison of legislation in five Arctic countries

Jesper Raakjær

The West Greenland Marine Ecosystem and Climate Change – The socio-economic adaptation and governance challenges for fisheries management

Rikke Becker Jacobsen

Greenlandic fisheries and fishery politics
Adaptation to change in Greenland and the Arctic  – climate, policy and socio-economy
Stakeholder participation and multi-disciplinary research 

Alyne Delaney

The West Greenland Marine Ecosystem and Climate Change – The socio-economic adaptation and governance challenges for fisheries management
Søren Løkke
 
LCA and environmental assessment in arctic areas, with a focus on special requirements to weighting methods. (We finalized a project on CCS in arctic a couple of years ago, and the PhD Fredrik Moltu Johnsen will (hopefully) defend his thesis end march)

Parnuna Petrina Egede

PhD project on the application of Indigenous knowledge in environmental impact assessments of extractive industry activities in Greenland and Canada

Lone Kørnøv

Environmental assessment with a focus on strategic level decision-making

DEPARTMENT OF SOCIOLOGY AND SOCIAL WORK

Finn Laursen

 

DEPARTMENT OF POLITICAL SCIENCE

Johannes Dragsbaek Schmidt

Nordøstasien vs Arctic

DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT

Allan Næs Gjerding

Erhvervsudvikling i Grønland, herunder udvikling af Aalborg Havn som base for Grønlandshandel
Louise Faber 
 

Leder af North Atlantic Law Programme, der er et uddannelsesprogram målrettet navnlig grønlandske jurastuderende. Uddannelsesprogrammet har til formål at øge antallet af jurister med grønlandsk baggrund, der i løbet af deres uddannelse har opnået viden om grønlandsk ret. Derudover har programmet til formål af bidrage til forskning i grønlandsk retsvidenskab.

DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRONIC SYSTEMS

Jens F. Dalsgaard Nielsen

Satellitplatforme til jordobservation fra rummet, tracking af skibe i arktiske farvande

herunder Safety and Rescue

OTHER

Niels Dahl Thellufsen
Rektorsekretariatet

Aalborg Universitets samarbejde med Ilisimatusarfik og Arctic Business Network

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+45 9940 8291
arctic@aau.dk

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