Social Sciences and Humanities

Ackrén, Maria. (2018). “Diplomacy and Paradiplomacy in the North Atlantic and the Arctic – A Comparative Approach,” in Matthias Finger and Lassi Heininen (eds.): The Global Arctic Handbook. Springer International Publishing. Chapter 14, pp. 235-249.

Ackrén, Maria. (2018). “Autonomous Island Regions.” 50 Shades of Federalism. Available at:

Ackrén, Maria. (2017). “Greenland.” Online Compendium Autonomy Arrangements in the World, November 2017, at

Bruun, Johanne M. & Medby, Ingrid A. (2014). “Theorising the Thaw: Geopolitics in a Changing Arctic.” Geography Compass 8(12): 915–929.

Buchanan, Elizabeth. (2019). “Russian gas export could disrupt Australia’s LNG dream.” The Australian, 8 January.

Buchanan, Elizabeth. (2018). “Russia’s New Commanding Role in the Arctic (Op-ed).” The Moscow Times, 19 September.

Buchanan, Elizabeth. (2018). “Sea cables in a thawing Arctic.” The Interpreter, 1 February.

Buchanan, Elizabeth. (2015). “Arctic Thaw: Arctic Cooperation and Russian Rapprochement.” Foreign Affairs 95( 1)

Burke, Danita Catherine. (2018) International Disputes and Cultural Ideas in the Canadian Arctic: Arctic Sovereignty in the National Consciousness. London: Palgrave Macmillan.

Burke, Danita Catherine. and Andre Saramago. (2018) “Singapore’s use of Education as a Soft Power Tool in Arctic Cooperation.” Asian Survey  58(5): 920-941.

Burke, Danita Catherine. (2017) “Leading by Example: Canada and its Arctic Stewardship Role.” International Journal of Public Policy 13(1/2): 36-52.

Burke, Danita Catherine. (2017) “Romantic notions about the Arctic must include Indigenous rights.” The Conversation, 28 August.

Danielsen, Finn, Maryann Fidel, Noor Johnson, Michael K. Poulsen, Hajo Eicken, Ania Alba, Simone G. Hansen, Lisbeth Iversen, Martin Enghoff, Olivia Lee, Peter L. Pulsifer and Peter Thorne. With contributions from Nette Levermann, Rodion Sulyandziga, Katie Spellman and Nikita Vronski. (2016). “Community based monitoring programmes in the Arctic: Capabilities, good practice and challenges.”

Exner-Pirot, Heather, Maria Ackrén, Natalia Loukacheva, Heather Nicol, Annika E. Nilsson and Jennifer Spence. (2019). “Form and Function: The Future of the Arctic Council.” The Arctic Institute, 5 February.

Exner-Pirot, Heather. (2018). “Economic Development in the North: The Taboo No One Wants to Talk About.” Eye on the Arctic, 30 January.

Exner-Pirot, Heather. (2018). “How to Write an Arctic Story in 5 Easy Steps.” Arctic Today, 4 December.

Exner-Pirot, Heather. (2018). “The Arctic as a Region of Innovation.” Arctic Summer College Yearbook, 21-31. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-66459-0_3.

Exner-Pirot, Heather. (2016). “Canada’s Arctic Council Chairmanship: A Post-Mortem.” Canadian Foreign Policy Journal, 22(1): 84-96.

Exner-Pirot, Heather. (2015). “Put Up or Shut Up with Your Arctic Conflict Theory.” Eye on the Arctic.

Exner-Pirot, Heather. (2012). “What is the Arctic a Case Of? The Arctic as a Regional Environmental Security Complex and the Implications for Policy.” The Polar Journal 3(1): 120-135.

Fidel, Maryann, Noor Johnson, Finn Danielsen, Hajo Eicken, Lisbeth Iversen, Olivia Lee, Colleen Strawhacker. (2017). “INTAROS Community-Based Monitoring Experience Exchange Workshop Report.”

Hansen, Anne Merrild, Sanne Vamme Larsen and Bram Noble. (2018). “Social and Environmental Impact Assessments in the Arctic.” In The Routledge Handbook of the Polar Regions, edited by Mark Nuttall, Torben R Christensen and Martin Siegert. Routledge.

Hovgaard, Gestur and Maria Ackrén. (2018). “Autonomy in Denmark: Greenland and the Faroe Islands”, pp. 69-76 in Diego Muro and Eckart Woertz (eds.): Secession and Counter-Secession. An International Relations Perspective. CIDOB: Barcelona Centre for International Affairs.

Johnson, Noor, Maryann Fidel, Finn Danielsen, Lisbeth Iversen, Michael Køie Poulsen, Donna Hauser, Peter Pulsifer. (2018). “INTAROS Community-Based Monitoring Experience Exchange Workshop.”

Lapka, Miloslav, Jan Vávra, Zdenka Sokolíčková. (2012). “Cultural ecology: Contemporary understanding of relationship between human and environment.”Journal of Landscape Ecology. Brno: Czech Society for Landcape Ecology.

Medby, Ingrid. A. (2018). Articulating State identity: ‘Peopling’ the Arctic State. Political Geography 62: 116-125.

Medby, Ingrid A. (2017). “Why an Indigenous fancy dress gaffe by Norway’s finance minister was no laughing matter.” The Conversation, 27 October

Medby, Ingrid A. (2018). “Commentary: Difficult dialogues may matter the most.” High North News.

Phelps Bondaroff, Teale and Danita Catherine Burke. (2014). “Bridging Troubled Waters: History as Political Opportunity Structure.” Journal of Civil Society 10(2): 165-183.

Poulsen, Michael K., Finn Danielsen, Heather Ashthorn, Maryann Fidel, Lisa Sheffield Guy, Olivia Lee, Christa Mulder, Edda Mutter, Katie Spellman, Noor Johnson, and Peter L. Pulsifer. With contributions from Hajo Eicken, Martin Enghoff, and Lisbeth Iversen. (2016). “Library with tools for cross-fertilizing knowledge.”

Pylkkänen, Jasmiini. (n.d.). “How can research plans and findings be communicated to a diverse audience?”REXSAC: Arctic Resources & Communities.

Pylkkänen, Jasmiini. (2018). “Kirjeitä kentältä: Arktinen tutkimus ja heittäytymisen taito.”(Letters from the field: Arctic research: learning how to throw oneself into new situations)

Pylkkänen, Jasmiini. (2017). “Kirjeitä kentältä: Lumen ja jään tajun jäljillä”(Letters from the field: Searching for a sense of snow and ice)  

Saville, Samantha. M. (2018). “Tourists and researcher identities: critical considerations of collisions, collaborations and confluences in Svalbard.” Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 1–17. 

Sokolíčková, Zdenka. (2014) Challenges for Transcultural Communication. Lublin: ELPRESS.

Sokolíčková, Zdenka. (2011) What do we mean by a “Strong Europe”?: Cultural weakness of EU environmental policy. Saarbrücken: LAP-Lambert academic publishing.

Tonami, Aki. (2018). “Exporting the developmental state: Japan’s economic diplomacy in the Arctic.” Third World Quarterly 39(6): 1211-1225.

Tonami, Aki. (2017). “Influencing the imaged ‘polar regions’: the politics of Japan’s Arctic and Antarctic policies.” Polar Record 53(5): 489-497.

Tonami, Aki. (2016). Asian Foreign Policy in a Changing Arctic: The Diplomacy of Economy and Science at New Frontiers. Palgrave Macmillan.

Tonami, Aki. (2014). “The Arctic policy of China and Japan: multi-layered economic and strategic motivations.” The Polar Journal 4(1): 105-126. 

Education Studies and the Arts

Hilli, Charlotta. (2018). Rethinking communication in virtual learning environments through the concept of Bildung. – International journal of media, technology and lifelong learning, 109–119.

Hilli, Charlotta. (2018). Distance teaching in small rural primary schools: a participatory action research project. Educational Action Research. .

Hilli, Charlotta., Eklund, C. & Törnroos, K. (2017). Mot en flexibel grundskola i skärgårdsmiljö – lärares erfarenheter av undervisning i virtuella lärmiljöer. Forskningsrapport. Ålands Landskapsregering.

Lennert, Mitdlarak. (2018). “Coherence in the Greenlandic education system? Educational planning and evaluation in Greenland from a complexity theory perspective.” Arctic Yearbook.

Natural Sciences

Aarons, S.M., M.A. Blakowski, S.M. Aciego, E.I. Stevenson, K.W.W. Simms, S. Scott, & C. Aarons. (2017). “Geochemical characterization of important dust source areas in the American West.” Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 215, p. 141-161.                             

Amon, D. J., A.F. Ziegler, A. Kremenetskaia, C.L. Mah, R. Mooi, T. O’Hara, … and C.R. Smith. (2017). “Megafauna of the UKSRL exploration contract area and eastern Clarion-Clipperton Zone in the Pacific Ocean: Echinodermata.” Biodiversity Data Journal, (5), e11794. Advance online publication.

Amon, D. J., A.F. Ziegler, T.G. Dahlgren, A.G. Glover, A. Goineau, A.J Gooday, … and C.R. Smith. (2016). “Insights into the abundance and diversity of abyssal megafauna in a polymetallic-nodule region in the eastern Clarion-Clipperton Zone.” Scientific Reports, 6.

Arendt, C.A., S.M. Aciego, K.W. Simms, S.B. Das, C.S. Sheik, & E.I. Stevenson. (2018). “Greenland subglacial water and proximal seawater U chemistry: Implications for seawater δ234U on glacial-interglacial timescales.” Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta V. 225, 102-115.

Barry, T and Courtney Price. (2015). Arctic biodiversity: from science to policy. Journal of Environmental Studies and Sciences, 5(3): 283–287.

Bax, Narissa and S.D. Cairns. (2014). Stylasteridae (Cnidaria; Hydrozoa). In: DeBroyer, C., et al., Biogeographic Atlas of the Southern Ocean. Cambridge: SCAR, 107-112.

Björnsdóttir, Bryndís, Margrét Geirsdóttir, Elísabet Eik Guðmundsdóttir, Guðjón Þorkelsson, Rósa Jónsdóttir, Gunnar Þórðarson, René Groben, Stephen Knobloch, Aviaja Lyberth Hauptmann, Janus Vang, Ingunn Gunnarsdóttir, Ragnar Jóhannsson, Lisbeth Due Schönemann-Paul, and Sigrún Elsa Smáradóttir. (2018). “Biorefining and Biotechnology Opportunities in the West Nordic Region.” Matis. ISSN 1670-7192.

Dale, Brigt, Siri Veland, and Anne Merrild Hansen. (2018). “Petroleum as a challenge to arctic societies: Ontological security and the oil-driven ‘push to the north’.” The Extractive Industries and Society,

Downey, Rachel and Claire Christian. 2018. “Secrets of Our Ocean Planet: Saving Sponges to Keep Marine Ecosystems Healthy.” National Geographic: Secrets of Our Ocean Planet, 25 April.

Downey, Rachel and Claire Christian. 2018. “Secrets of Our Ocean Planet: Sponges as Civil Engineers and Pharmacists.” National Geographic: Secrets of Our Ocean Planet, 24 April.

Downey, Rachel and Claire Christian. 2018. “Secrets of Our Ocean Planet: The Not-So-Simple Sea Sponge.” National Geographic: Secrets of Our Ocean Planet, 23 April.

Downey, Rachel., H.J. Griffiths, K. Linse, and D. Janussen. (2012). “Diversity and Distribution Patterns in High Southern Latitude Sponges.” PLoSONE  7(7): e41672.

Falardeau, Marianne, Ciara Raudsepp-Hearne, and Elena M. Bennett. (2018). “A novel approach for co-producing positive scenarios that explore agency: Case study from the Canadian Arctic.” Case study from the Canadian Arctic.” Sustainability Science DOI:

Falardeau, Marianne, Caroline Bouchard, Dominique Robert, and Louis Fortier. (2017). “First records of Pacific sand lance (Ammodytes hexapterus) in the Canadian Arctic Archipelago.” Polar Biology 40: 2291. DOI:

Falardeau, Marianne, Caroline Bouchard, Dominique Robert, and Louis Fortier. (2017). “A Pacific fish species, the Pacific sand lance, detected in the western and central Canadian Arctic.” ArcticNet Integrated Regional Impact Study of the western and central Canadian Arctic (IRIS 1) Newsletter, p. 11.

Figuerola, Blanca, D.P. Gordon, and J. Cristobo. (2018). “New deep Cheilostomata (Bryozoa) species from the Southwestern Atlantic: shedding light in the dark.” Zootaxa, 4375(2): 211-249.

Figuerola, Blanca, D.K.A. Barnes, P. Brickle, and P.D. Brewin. (2017). “Bryozoan diversity around the Falkland and South Georgia Islands: Overcoming Antarctic barriers.” Marine Environmental Research, 126:81-94.

Figuerola, Blanca, P. Kuklinski, and P.D. Taylor. (2015). “Depth patterns in Antarctic bryozoan skeletal Mg/Ca: can they provide an analogue for future environmental changes?” Marine Ecology Progress Series, 540:109-120.

Figuerola, Blanca, L. Sala-Comorera, C. Angulo-Preckler, J. Vázquez, M.J. Montes, C. García-Aljaro, E. Mercadé, A.R. Blanch, and A. Avila. (2014). “Antimicrobial activity of Antarctic bryozoans: an ecological perspective with potential for clinical applications.” Marine Environmental Research, 101: 52–9.

Fuller, S. and Marianne Falardeau. (2018). “Bottom of the food web.” In Canada’s Arctic Marine Atlas, Oceans North Conservation Society, World Wildlife Fund Canada, and Ducks Unlimited Canada, Ottawa, ON, pp. 38-44.

Goodwin, C., J. Berman, Rachel V. Downey, and K. Hendry. (2017). “Carnivorous sponges (Porifera, Demospongiae, Poecilosclerida, Cladorhizidae) from the Drake Passage (Southern Ocean) with a description of eight new species and a review of the family Cladorhizidae in the Southern Ocean.” Invertebrate Systematics, 31(1): 37-64

Hauptmann, Aviaja Lyberth. (2018). “Kom med dybt ind i maven på Grønland.” Teknologiens Mediehus, 23 April.

Hauptmann, Aviaja Lyberth, Thomas Sicheritz-Pontén, Karen A Cameron, Jacob Bælum, Damian R Plichta, Marlene Dalgaard, and Marek Stibal. (2017). “Contamination of the Arctic reflected in microbial metagenomes from the Greenland ice sheet.” Environmental Research Letters 12(7): 1-10.

Hirst, Catherine and et al. (2017). “Characterisatoin of Fe-bearing particles and colloids in the Lena River basin, NE Russia.” Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 213 (2017): 553-573.

Kaiser, S., S.N. Brandão, S. Brix, D.K. Barnes, D.A. Bowden, J. Ingels, F. Leese, S. Schiaparelli, C.P. Arango, R. Badhe, and Narissa Bax. (2013) Patterns, processes and vulnerability of Southern Ocean benthos: a decadal leap in knowledge and understanding. Marine biology, 160(9), pp.2295-2317.

Kauko, Hanna M., L.M. Olsen, P. Duarte, I. Peeken, M.A. Granskog, G. Johnsen, M. Fernández-Méndez, A.K. Pavlov, C.J. Mundy, and P. Assmy. (2018) “Algal colonization of young Arctic sea ice in spring.” Frontiers in Marine Science 5:199. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2018.00199.

Kauko, Hanna M., T. Taskjelle, P. Assmy, A. Pavlov, C.J. Mundy, P. Duarte, M. Fernández-Méndez, L.M. Olsen, S.R. Hudson, G. Johnsen, A. Elliott, F. Wang, M.A. Granskog. (2017) “Windows in Arctic sea ice – light transmission and ice algae in a refrozen lead.” Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences 122(6): 1486–1505. doi:10.1002/2016JG003626.

Morley, S.A., J. Berman, D.K.A. Barnes, C. de Juan Carbonell, Rachel V. Downey, & S.L. Peck. (2016). “Extreme Phenotypic Plasticity in Metabolic Physiology of Antarctic Demosponges.” Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution.

Nash, M., H.E. Nielsen, J. Shaw, M. King, M.A Lea, and Narissa Bax. (2019). “Antarctica just has this hero factor…”: Gendered barriers to Australian Antarctic research and remote fieldwork. PloS one, 14(1), p.e0209983.

Sheremata, Megan. (2018). “Listening to relational values in the era of rapid environmental change in the Inuit Nunangat.” Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability. (35): 75-81.

Sheremata, Megan, Lucassie Arragutainaq, Peter Paul Cookie, Annie Novalinga, Perty Tookalook, Aali Naluktaruk, Joel Heath, Gita Ljubicic, and William Gough. (2017). “Fifty years of change: Inuit observations of the cumulative impacts of environmental change in eastern Hudson Bay.”* Poster presented at the Arctic Change International Scientific Meeting (Arctic Net), Québec City, Québec, Dec 12–17. *Received the Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami ‘Inuit Partnership of Excellence Award’

Sheremata, Megan, J.S. Tsuji, and W.A. Gough. (2016). “Collaborative uses of geospatial technology for climate change adaptation: lessons from experiences with Indigenous communities of the circumpolar north.” In: Imperatore, P. and Pepe, A. Eds. Geospatial Technology – Environmental and Social Applications, Rijeka: In Tech, p. 197-215. DOI: 10.5772/64214

Stevenson, E.I., S.M. Aciego, K.W. Burton, I.J. Parkinson, M.A. Blakowski, & C.A. Arendt. (2016). “Insights into combined radiogenic and stable strontium isotopes as tracers for weathering processes in subglacial environments in glacial discharge: Lemon Creek Glacier, Alaska.” Chemical Geology, 429, p. 33-43.

Stevenson, E.I. M.S. Fantle, S.B. Das, H.M. Williams, & S.M. Aciego. (2017). “The iron isotopic composition of subglacial streams draining the Greenland ice sheet.” Geochimica Cosmochemica Acta v. 213, p. 237-254.                     

Tessin, Allyson., T.S. Bianchi, N.D. Sheldon, I. Hendy, J.A. Hutchings, and T.E. Arnold. (2017). “Organic matter source and thermal maturity within the Late Cretaceous Niobrara Formation, US Western Interior.” Marine and Petroleum Geology. (86): 812-822. DOI: 10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2017.06.041.

Tessin, Allyson., Nathan D. Sheldon, Ingrid Hendy, and Anthony Chappaz. (2016). “Iron limitation in the Western Interior Seaway during the Late Cretaceous OAE 3 and its role in phosphorus recycling and enhanced organic matter preservation.” Earth and Planetary Science Letters (449): 135-144. DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2016.05.043.

Tessin, Allyson., Ingrid Hendy, Nathan Sheldon, and Bradley Sageman. (2015). “Redox controlled preservation of organic matter during “OAE 3” within the Western Interior Seaway.” Paleoceanography 30(6):702-717. DOI: 10.1002/2014PA002729.

Ziegler, A.F., C.R. Smith, K.F. Edwards, and M. Vernet. 2017. Glacial dropstones: islands enhancing seafloor species richness in West Antarctic Peninsula fjords. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 583, pp.