The fourth Aktru Summer School “Natural and human environment of Arctic and Alpine areas: relief, soils, permafrost, glaciers, biota and life style of native ethnic groups in a rapidly changing climate” will be organized 9‐21 July 2017 in Tomsk‐Aktru, Russia. Apply by 15 June.
Wed, May 24, 2017
The University of Oulu and the University of Helsinki are excited to invite you to the second UArctic Congress, September 3-7, 2018.
Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies (GSICS), Kobe University, welcomes international students, funded by Japanese government (MEXT) scholarship, who would like to pursue doctoral degree in Arctic legal issues, the Antarctic Treaty System, the law of the sea, and international environmental law.
Wed, May 17, 2017
The course is the first in the NOVA (The Nordic Forestry, Veterinary and Agricultural University Network) PhD course series "Climate Change Entomology in the North" which is scheduled for 2017-2019. The course will take place Sept. 25 - 29, 2017 at the Viikki campus, University of Helsinki.
This week, John Eichelberger of the University of Alaska Fairbanks will finish his term as UArctic Vice-President Academic. As we welcome Michael Castellini (also of UAF) as his replacement we talked to John about his time with UArctic and his future plans.
Wed, May 10, 2017
The traveling exhibition, produced by the UArctic Thematic Network on Communicating Arctic Research (also known as SubZero), is located at the University of Tampere main building in Tampere, Finland from May 9 until June 16, 2017.
Tue, May 09, 2017
UArctic student ambassador Carolyn Kozak of the University of Alaska Fairbanks is hosting our first Instagram takeover during the Week of the Arctic in Alaska.
Tue, May 09, 2017
University of Turku Pentti Malaska Futures Award of €30,000 is now available for research-based, visionary solutions for global challenges. The award is granted for the first time in 2017, in the honour of the 25th anniversary of Finland Futures Research Centre at the University of Turku.
Fri, May 05, 2017
Northern Arctic Federal University and Northern State Medical University are pleased to announce the IV Barents PhD Summer School which will be held in 20-26 August, 2017 in Arkhangelsk. It is a collaborative project between the universities of Umeå, Oulu, Tromsø and Archangelsk aiming at gathering young researchers and expe...
Thu, May 04, 2017
The Korea Maritime Institute (KMI), located in Busan, Republic of Korea, launched its 1st Korea Arctic Academy (KAA) in 2015, the 2nd KAA with 30 students took place in 2016 and they are ready to host the 3rd Academy again this year in July 6-15.
Wed, May 03, 2017
Call extended for intern positions for students at the UArctic's member institutions in Denmark, Faroe Islands and Greenland. Apply by May 31, 2017.
Postdoctoral Researcher position at UArctic Thematic Networks and Research Liaison Office (Thule Institute at the University of Oulu, Finland)
Wed, May 03, 2017
The Thule Institute at the University of Oulu, Finland, is announcing a Postdoctoral Researcher position to work in and support the University of the Arctic Research Area and UArctic Thematic Networks activities.
Thu, Apr 27, 2017
Under the UArctic Thematic Network on Arctic Coastal Communities for Sustainability, the University of the Faroe Islands organizes the 4th Green Growth Dialogue including an intensive Master’s and PhD course, 18-22 June 2017.
Wed, Apr 26, 2017
Stockholm University in Sweden is seeking applications for four fixed-term four-year PhD positions in Arctic climate, environmental science, and/or atmospheric science. The application deadline for all positions is 2 May 2017.
Tue, Apr 25, 2017
The University of the Faroe Islands will hold an international summer institute in Tórshavn, August 6-25, 2018 offering an intensive and comprehensive introduction to Faroese language and culture. The application period will start in summer 2017.