Members

Cornelia Lüdecke

Cornelia Lüdecke, Universität Hamburg Cornelia Lüdecke is a professor for history of natural sciences at the University of Hamburg (Germany). She established the SCAR History Action Group in 2004, which became an Expert Group in 2011. She is interested in the history of German polar research in general and in historical meteorological data from polar regions […]

Leslie Carol Roberts

Leslie Carol Roberts, California College of the Arts I’m American and first went to Antarctica in 1988 as a journalist on a Greenpeace ship. I lived on the sea and in the region for more than three months. I have been back to Antarctica twice since. As a writer, I work to understand our changing […]

Claudia Andrea Silva

Claudia Silvia, Universidad del Salvador (Argentina); FLACSO Argentina Claudia Silva is a Doctoral Candidate on International Relations at Universidad del Salvador.She obtained a Master in Public Administration degree (with honors) from Harvard University, an Expert Diploma on Evaluation of Public Policy from Sevilla University and a degree in Economics from Argentine Catholic University (UCA). She […]

Daniella McCahey

Daniella McCahey, University of Idaho Daniella McCahey is a Lecturer in the History Department at the University of Idaho, where she teaches courses on the history of science and the history of modern Europe. She received her PhD from the University of California, Irvine in 2018 for research on the history of science in the […]

Patrick Flamm

Patrick Flamm, Victoria University of Wellington Patrick Flamm is Lecturer in International Relations at the School of History, Philosophy, Political Science and International Relations at Victoria University of Wellington. His research interests are identity and foreign policy, South Korean foreign policy, territorial disputes, Antarctic politics as well as global environmental politics and the Anthropocene in […]

Kimberley Norris

Kimberley Norris, University of Tasmania Kimberley Norris is a Clinical Psychologist and Senior Lecturer in Psychology at the University of Tasmania. Her overarching research interests focus on human adaptation, health, behaviour and performance in both normal and extreme environments. Kimberley is the consultant clinical psychologist for the Australian Antarctic Division, and Associate Member of the SCAR-COMNAP […]

Raul Kleber de Souza Boeno

Raul Kleber de Souza Boeno, Brazilian Army Ph.D in Climate Change and Sustainable Development Policies Researcher (University of Lisbon), Political and Social Management of Risks and Emergency Situations (ENPC/Espanha) and Strategic Intelligence (ESG/Argentina). Researcher at the Laboratory of Defense Studies (ECEME) (http://dgp.cnpq.br/dgp/espelhogrupo/6027366679937474). Research the securitization of climate change and the militarization of disasters. He is […]

Jithin Sankar.N

Jithin Sankar.N, NSS Hindu College, Changanacherry Jithin Sankar.N is an Assistant Professor in the Department of History, NSS Hindu College, Changanacherry, Kerala, India FROM 2013 onwards. He is perusing his research degree (PhD) from Research Department of History, University of Kerala. He is also a recipient of the Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) instituted by the […]

Minh Bui

Minh Bui is currently an undergraduate student in the School of Economics, University of Sydney (USYD), Australia. He is also a recipient of the prestigious Young Researcher Scholarship (YRS) instituted by the Social Science and Humanities Research Association (SSHRA). Under this scholarship, he presented his research paper “Neoclassical and Classical perspectives on Competition in the […]

Edythe Weeks

Edythe Weeks, Northern Arizona University Edythe Weeks is a returning lecturer for the Ethnic Studies Program at Northern Arizona University. She is an author, professor and Fulbright Specialist who has been undertaking short-term collaborative projects with counterparts Mexico and Russia. Irrespective of the location or subject matter, Weeks aims to prepare future scholars fo emerging […]

Waldemar Fontes

Waldemar Fontes, Uruguayan Antarctic Institute & Uruguayan Antarctic Association “Antarkos” Center of Studies Waldemar Fontes has been working in Antarctic related fields since 1999. He was the Commander of the Uruguayan Scientific Base Artigas in the winters of 2000, 2007 and also 2009, and was a Member of the Board of the Uruguayan Antarctic Institute […]

Paolo Botta

Paolo Botta, Universidad Católica Argentina Paulo Botta obtained a degree on International Relations at Cordoba Catholic University (Córdoba, Argentina). After that he studied at the Arabic Language Centre in Cairo (Egypt) and obtained his Ph.D. at Universidad Complutense de Madrid (Carolina Foundation, Doctorate Fellowships Programme). In 2007 he joined FRIDE (Madrid, Spain), before that he […]

Gabriel D. Noel

Gabriel D. Noel, IDAES-UNSAM/CONICET Gabriel D. Noel is an Anthropologist with a Ph. D. in Social Science, and works as a full-time researcher with CONICET (National Council for Scientific and Technical Research) at the Institute of Advanced Social Studies of the University of San Martín (IDAES-UNSAM). His current research activities are based on the Centre […]

Natalia Jaramillo Machuca

Natalia Jaramillo Machuca, Instituto Universidad de Los Andes/ Colombian Antarctic Program Natalia is a Historian from the National University of Colombia (2011), Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) and aircraft pilot, and is finishing a Master´s degree in Geography at the Universidad de Los Andes (Colombia). She has been part of four of the five expeditions from […]

Pablo Fontana

Pablo Fontana, Instituto Antártico Argentino Pablo Fontana has a PhD in History from the University of Buenos Aires. He is a researcher at the Argentine Antarctic Institute, where he leads the Humanities and Social Sciences Department. In this area his research is focused on the XX Century antarctic history. In addition, he is organizing a […]

Katelyn P C Hudson

Katelyn P C Hudson, Bond University Katelyn Hudson is a PhD candidate at Bond University in Queensland, Australia with a previous Doctor of Architecture from the University of Hawaii at Manoa (2013). Her research focuses on the evolution human behavioural patterns within architectural interventions specific to extreme environments. This centres on the concept of biophilic design, […]

Ellen C Frye

Ellen C. Frye, William Paterson University of New Jersey   Dr. Ellen Cressman Frye studied for her undergraduate major in Spanish at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA, graduating with honors, then completed her doctoral work in the literature of Spain at the University of Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia, sub-specializing in early modern Peninsular […]

Jean de Pomereu

Jean de Pomereu, Scott Polar Research Institute   Jean de Pomereu is an Associate of the Scott Polar Research Institute in the University of Cambridge. He received his PhD in September 2015 from the University of Exeter for research on the cultural and scientific history of the Greenland and Antarctic ice sheets. His doctoral research was […]

Julián Kelly

Julián Kelly, Universidad Nacional de Tierra del Fuego, Antártida e Islas del Atlántico Sur (Argentina)   Julián Kelly is a PhD candidate at Latin American Faculty of Social Sciences (FLACSO Argentina Campus). He also is a Lecturer and researcher at the Institute of Culture, Society and State, at the National University of Tierra del Fuego. Research projects/ […]

Fernando Estenssoro

Fernando Estenssoro, Universidad de Santiago de Chile Fernando Estenssoro Saavedra is the Director of the Institute of Advanced Studies (IDEA) of the University of Santiago de Chile (USACH). He has a PhD in American Studies from the University of Santiago de Chile (2006), a Magister in Political Science from the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (1998), a […]

Michael Pearson

Michael Pearson, Independent Researcher Michael Pearson has a PhD (ANU) in historical archaeologist and has worked for over 40 years in the heritage field in Australia, both in government agencies including as Deputy Executive Director of the Australian Heritage Commission, and since 1993 as Managing Director of firm Heritage Management Consultants Pty Ltd.  Michael was […]

G.K. Agney

GK Agney, Mar Thoma College Thiruvalla G.K. Agney is an Assistant Professor in the Department of History, Mar Thoma College, Thiruvalla, India and is also a research scholar (PhD) in the Post Graduate Department of History, Assumption College, Changanacherry, India. He is also a recipient of the Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) instituted by the University […]

Meredith Nash

Meredith Nash, University of Tasmania Meredith Nash is the Deputy Director of the Institute for the Study of Social Change and Senior Lecturer in Sociology. Her feminist sociological research is innovative and multi-dimensional and for the last 10 years, she has uniquely contributed to her fields of expertise by identifying the depth and enduring character of gender-based […]

Ben Goossen

Ben Goossen, Harvard University Ben Goossen is a scholar of global and transnational history at Harvard University. His current project, “The Year of the Earth (1957-1958): Cold War Science and the Making of Planetary Consciousness,” is an interpretive history of the International Geophysical Year. Drawing on research conducted on six continents, it illuminates the intersections […]

Vishnu Namboodiri

K. M. Vishnu Namboodiri, Mar Thoma College Thiruvalla K. M. Vishnu Namboodiri is presently the Head of Department of History at Mat Thoma College Thiruvalla, India. He has a deeply routed interest in environmental conservation and studying the history of the same. His area of specialization is regional history, policy-making processes and tourism prospect analysis. […]