- Atmosphere and Climate
- Education and Outreach
- Both Polar Regions
I am cyanobacteria - microalgae. lichen ecologist/physiologist. I have been working in various Arctic and Antarctic international research expeditions for last 20 years (Ellesmere Island, Canada, Svalbard - Ny-Alesund, Horsund, Petunia, Norway, Abisko - Sweden, Antarctica - J.G. Mendel Station - member of research group who establish station, Rothera - UK, Signy - UK, Arctowski station - Poland, Princess Elisabeth - Belgium, entrusted to establish Czech research station in Svalbard). All together I have participated in more trhan 20 expeditions. I have been interested in ecology, diversity and physiology of cyanobacteria, microalgae and lichen in cryosphere, atmosphere, freshwater and terrestrial habitat types.
- 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 Presentations
Short presentations at conferences/workshops with a question/answer period.
- 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.
- Participation in live online discussions
This will be advertised to all APECS members and will be facilitated by an
APECS Council or Executive Committee Member. Transcripts will be
posted online for future reference.
- Reviewing Resumes/CVs and Assisting with Cover Letter Development.
- Reviewing papers and posters
- In-person meetings/conferences/seminars
- Telephone/Skype conversations
- Email Exchange
- SCAR Open Science Conferences
- Arctic Science Summit Week