The University of Nordland (Bodø, Norway) is organizing the conference "Barents Region and Beyond - Internationalizing Higher Education" June 2-3, 2015. Conference invitation flyer available in English and Russian.
In 2015, for the third time in 14 years, a Russian UArctic member will be hosting the annual meeting of the Council of UArctic. In addition to the Council meeting, a joint international conference entitled "Arctic dialogue in the globalized world" is being organized.
Organizers welcome the submission of proposals for Breakout Sessions at the Third Arctic Circle Assembly to be held October 16–18, 2015 in Reykjavík, Iceland. Deadline for proposal submissions: June 1, 2015.
The 15th International Scientific Conference for Students and Post-graduates “Problems of the Arctic Region” is devoted to scientific, environmental, technical, economic, and social aspects of the development of the Arctic. Deadline for registrations and paper submissions: 25 April 2015.
The Thule Institute at the University of Oulu, Finland, is announcing a two-year Project planner position to work on the international Arctic research project planning and preparing of related funding applications. Apply by February 6.
UArctic Student Ambassadors had a unique opportunity to engage in a face-to-face fireside discussion with Prince Albert II of Monaco - who has a strong and longstanding interest in Arctic issues - during Arctic Frontiers and hosted by UiT - The Arctic University of Norway in Tromso, on January 19, 2015.
Starting in autumn 2015, University of Nordland (UiN) offers a new master's degree program in Social Sciences with three specializations: International Northern Development, West Nordic Studies, and Social Work with a Comparative Perspective. Apply by Feb 1 (non-EU citizens), April 1 (EU citizens) or May 15 (Norwegian citizens).
Northern Arctic Federal University is pleased to announce call for International Seminar “Building up the intercultural dialogue on national and regional levels: Russian and European best practices (Policy, Education, NGO initiatives)” within the International research project “ALLMEET”.
The UArctic Thematic Network on Permafrost offers an international bachelor permafrost summer field school in Svalbard from 12 June to 3 July 2015. The organizers welcome senior bachelor students who are interested in obtaining an overall knowledge about permafrost. Application deadline: February 15, 2015.