Mette Bendixen

I’m trained as a physical geographer and received my PhD-degree from the Center for Permafrost (CENPERM) at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark in 2017 which is a center for excellence. Since 2017, I’ve worked as a Research Fellow at the Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research (INSTAAR), University of Colorado, Boulder, US. In my work … Continue reading Mette Bendixen

Alexa Reedman

I am currently the North by North Research Manager at the ArcticNet Network of Centres of Excellence (NCE). I have always been passionate about science and the importance of research in our society. Growing up, I firmly believed that I would become a marine biologist. However, when I reached university, it became clear that this … Continue reading Alexa Reedman

Dina Brode-Roger

I grew up in Cambridge, Massachusetts (USA) in a French-oriented household where critical thinking, politics, gourmet cuisine and performing arts were part of daily life. My high school years were spent in the US, Morocco and Norway. I started University at UAF in Fairbanks, Alaska and then moved to UW Madison in Wisconsin where I … Continue reading Dina Brode-Roger

Ekaterina Uryupova

I grew up in Siberia, with stunning views and Indigenous people.  I received my PhD in Environmental Sciences from Lomonosov Moscow State University (Moscow, Russia) and a Master’s degree in International Journalism from the University of Salford (Manchester, UK). Previously, I completed an internship at the Secretariat of the Antarctic Treaty in Argentina and at … Continue reading Ekaterina Uryupova

Emily Choy

I am a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Natural Resource Sciences at McGill University in Montreal, Canada. I am very passionate about science outreach and am currently partnered with Earth Rangers in their Northern Project to teach kids about the conservation of Arctic wildlife.   In addition to my work with Earth Rangers, I … Continue reading Emily Choy