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Klaus Dodds
Professor
Geography
Royal Holloway University of London
Egham
UK
00441784443563
https://pure.royalholloway.ac.uk/portal/en/persons/klaus-dodds_fb99b223-7661-4aa1-95f6-1cd527dd0fc7.html
  • Education and Outreach
  • Interdisciplinary
  • Human and Social
  • Career Development
Geography
Geopolitics, Governance, Security, Popular Culture
  • Arctic
  • Both Polar Regions
  • Global
  • Antarctic
I am a polar geographer who works on both polar regions and has published many books, edited collections and articles on the geopolitics and governance of the Arctic and Antarctic. I have also worked for the UK government and the British Parliament on polar matters. In 2014-2015, for example, I served as specialist adviser to the House of Lords Select Committee on the Arctic. The Committee published in 2015 a report on the Arctic entitled, Responding to a Changing Arctic. I have supervised nearly 30 PhD students and mentored post-doctoral staff. I am currently Director of Research at my department at Royal Holloway. 
  • Mentor Panels
    These panels are held at major international conferences and are coordinated by
    APECS members. Participation involves a 2-3 hour commitment on the day
    of the panel meeting.

  • Career Development Workshop Sessions
    Helping in the coordination and facilitation of sessions at major conferences

  • One-on-One Mentoring
    Email correspondence with APECS members regarding career advice (including
    alternative careers in polar/cryospheric issues), research skills, data
    management and occasional research-specific discussions/questions.

  • Reviewing Resumes/CVs and Assisting with Cover Letter Development.

  • Telephone/Skype conversations
  • Email Exchange
  • SCAR Open Science Conferences
  • Other
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