The Gargia Conference 2009, organized in conjunction with UArctic's Thematic Network on Local and Regional Development in the North underlines the importance of local decsision-making in economic development in the North.
Organizers announce the Native Peoples Native Homelands Climate Change Workshop II, entitled "An Indigenous Response to the Challenge." It will be convened 18-21 November 2009, at the Mystic Lake Casino Hotel in Prior Lake, Minnesota.
The organizers of the forty-ninth annual meeting of the Western Regional Science Association (WRSA) announce a call for papers. The meeting will be held at the Sedona Hilton Resort and Spa in Sedona, Arizona, from 21-24 February 2010.
The Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS) announces that the October 2009 issue of the APECS Newsletter is available at: http://www.apecs.is/features/743-apecs-october-newsletter-published
Photographer James Balog gives a talk on his project Extreme Ice Survey: The Art and Science of Vanishing Glaciers on 27th October, 2009 from 2.15 pm to 4 pm, in lecture hall IT115 (street address Rakentajantie 3, Linnanmaa campus). The event is part of a lecture series on Environment and Energy arranged by the embassy of...
The 40th Annual International Arctic Workshop will be held 10-12 March 2010, at the Winter Park Mountain Lodge, Colorado. It is hosted by the Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research (INSTAAR) at the University of Colorado at Boulder.
Organizers of a session entitled "Land, Ocean, and Atmosphere in a Changing Arctic" announce a call for abstracts. The session will be convened at the Annual Meeting of the Association of American Geographers, 14-18 April 2010 in Washington, D.C.
The University of Tromso seeks a post-doctoral research fellow in archaeology. This position is for a fixed term of two years, and based in Tromso, Norway. The position is linked to the research project Landscape Knowledge and Resource Management in Interior Arctic Norway, 2500 BC - AD 1000 (LARM).
The Geological Survey of Canada seeks a research scientist specializing in organic geochemistry for the position of Petroleum Geochemist. The position is fulltime and based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.