Association of Polar Early Career Scientists


APECS Nordic Project was organized by a team of dedicated and informed APECS members, as well as the APECS International Directorate located at the UiT The Arctic University of Norway. Each project team member brought a wealth of knowledge, experience and enthusiasm to ensure that the overall project and each of its components including the Nordic database, the survey, the webinars series and the workshop were a success.

Meet the APECS Nordic Project Team:

  • Gerlis Fugmann (APECS / UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Norway) (Project Manager)
  • Laura Fleming-Sharp (Arctic Studies Center at the National Museum of Natural History, United States) (Project Coordinator)
  • Karolina Paquin (APECS / UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Norway) (Project Officer)
  • Sandra Juutilainen (University of Oulu, Finland) (Workshop Organizing Team)
  • Laura Lukes (North Carolina State University, United States) (Workshop Organizing Team)
  • Julie Renee Bull (NunatuKavut Community Council / Toronto Aboriginal Support Services Council, Canada) (Workshop Organizing Team)
  • Jocelyn Torma (University of Waterloo, Canada) (Webinar Team)
  • Yulia Zaika (Khibiny educational and scientific base, Faculty of Geography M.V.Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia) (Webinar Team)
  • Ylva Sj√∂berg (Stockholm Universit, Sweden) (Survey Team)
  • Mathilde Mansoz (France) (Survey Team)
  • Sarah Nuernberger (University of Denver, United States) (Survey Team)
  • Julia Skupchenko (Syktyvkar State University, Russia) (Database Coordinator)

Contact APECS

APECS International Directorate
Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Center for Polar and Marine Research
Telegrafenberg A45
14473 Potsdam
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Our Sponsors

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