Returning from the UArctic Board meeting, President Lars Kullerud will today (Dec 9, 2011) visit several partners in Montreal, Canada including representatives of Makivik Corporation and University of Quebec à Montreal (UQAM). Makivik is already a member of the University of the Arctic, while avenues of potential future coope...


The University of Alaska Fairbanks hosted the University of the Arctic's Board of Governors meeting from Dec 4-6, 2012, chaired by Barry Scherr. The Board reached a number of key decisions on UArctic's future direction. Finance policy was at the centre of the Board's agenda, with the approval of an overall budget and work pla...

A Memorandum of Understanding between North-Eastern Federal University (NEFU) and the University of the Arctic during the Board of Governors meeting in Fairbanks on Dec 5, 2011.The MoU addresses NEFU's hosting of UArctic's Undergraduate Office, and Claudia Fedorova becomes UArctic's new Dean of Undergraduate Studies. NEFU...




Social Sciences, Ilimmarfik Institute, Ilisimatusarfik/University of Greenland The Department of Social Sciences at the Ilimmarfik Institute at Ilisimatusarfik/University of Greenland hereby announces two vacant positions as associate or assistant professor of political science and economics. The positions are to be fille...


A new Arctic Co-operation Programme for 2012-2014 takes off by announcing an application deadline for project proposals by December 19, 2011.(source: Norden)


UArctic Thanks Riitta

Thu, Dec 01, 2011
Everyone who has ever attended a Council meeting, needed to figure out how to fly from Barrow, Alaska to Salekhard, Russia or had to find a key document on our website knows who to contact: Riitta Aikio.