Tag archives for Arctic History

Astrid Surmatz

  Astrid Surmatz, University of Amsterdam Astrid Surmatz is a tenured assistant professor in the Humanities at Amsterdam University. Her research connects the Humanities with the History of Science and discovery. Her publications and lectures cover cultural transfer, early discoveries by Linnaeus, depictions of Lapland, the Arctic and Antarctic across media, e.g. film, literature, travel […]

Lize-Marié van der Watt

Lize-Marié van der Watt, KTH Royal Institute of Technology Lize-Marié van der Watt researches histories of polar pasts and polar futures, with a focus on the intersection between the environment, science and critical geopolitics in the Arctic and Antarctica. Her Antarctic research has focused on South Africa’s involvement in Antarctica, as well as the interplay between environmental […]

Peder Roberts

Peder Roberts, KTH Royal Institute of Technology Peder Roberts is a researcher at the Division of History of Science, Technology and Environment at KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Sweden. He earned a PhD in history (history of science) from Stanford University in 2010 and also worked at the University of Strasbourg before coming […]