The Geophysical Institute at the University of Bergen invites applications for a Postdoctoral Researcher in Water Cycle Dynamics and Cryospheric Sciences (full-time, four-year fixed term), and the Department of Geosciences at the University of Oslo for a PhD Research Fellow in cryospheric sciences and atmospheric water cycle...

North-Eastern Federal University invites scientists, practical doctors, managers of public health services, faculty members, undergraduate and graduate students, interns, residents of medical institutions to participate in the VIII National Congress with international participation "Ecology and human health in the North", ded...



Apply by Sept 15, 2017 for the Polar Prediction School 2018 on weather and climate prediction in polar regions. The course is open to early career scientists, including advanced graduate students, PhD students, and postdoctoral researchers, and will convene 17-27 April 2018 at the Abisko Scientific Research Station in Abisko,...

The II annual international workshop of the Siberian Environmental Change Network (SecNet) "Siberia in a global context. Winter weather and climate extremes: how can researchers, authorities and local people work together to record, predict and adapt?" will take place October 31 – November 5, 2017 in the city of Salekhard (Ru...

The Rovaniemi Arctic Spirit conference on November 14-16, 2017 in Rovaniemi, Finland offers an opportunity to reflect on Arctic cooperation and its future. The main theme of the conference is how to bring the UN Sustainable Development Goals to Arctic science, policy and economy.



Nominate a candidate for the new international Mohn Prize for Outstanding Research Related to the Arctic. The prize amounts to 2 million NOK (approximately 210 000 €). Nomination deadline: September 15, 2017.

The kick-off seminar of the project “Development of the UK-Russia Arctic Research and Collaboration Network” was organized as a side-event of UArctic Rectors Forum and International Conference “Conversations from the North” in Aberdeen.



POLAR2018: Call for Abstracts

Fri, Sep 01, 2017
The Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research SCAR and the International Arctic Science Committee IASC invite the international polar and high altitude community to POLAR2018. Abstracts to the science conference can be submitted until the end of October.