International Arctic Research Center

Leadership
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Hajo Eicken IARC Director
Professor of Geophysics
Email Hajo Eicken
+1 907 474 7280
423 E/F Akasofu Building
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Scott Rupp SNAP Director
AK CASC Principal Investigator
IARC Deputy Director
Professor
Email Scott Rupp
+1 907 474 7535
405 Akasofu Building
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John Walsh Chief Scientist Email John Walsh
+1 907 474 2677
406A #1 Akasofu Building
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Elena Sparrow Education Outreach Director
Research Professor
Email Elena Sparrow
+1 907 474 7699
203 F Akasofu Building
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Kim Cox Executive Officer Email Kim Cox
+1 907 474 1586
423 C Akasofu Building
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Faculty
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Syun-Ichi Akasofu IARC Founding Director
Professor Emeritus
Email Syun-Ichi Akasofu
+1 907 474 6012
415 P/R Akasofu Building
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Vladimir Alexeev Research Professor Email Vladimir Alexeev
+1 907 474 6430
406 A6 Akasofu Building
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Uma Bhatt Chair, Dept of Atmospheric Sciences
Professor
Email Uma Bhatt
+1 907 474 2662
307 Akasofu Building
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Peter Bieniek Research Assistant Professor Email Peter Bieniek
+1 907 474 5813
406 A4 Akasofu Building
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Bob Bolton Bob Bolton Research Assistant Professor Email Bob Bolton
+1 907 474 6421
408 A Akasofu Building
Amy Breen Research Assistant Professor Email Amy Breen
+1 907 474 6927
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Nancy Fresco Associate Director, CIFAR
Research Assistant Professor
Email Nancy Fresco
+1 907 474 2405
415A #1 Akasofu Building
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Georgina Gibson Research Assistant Professor Email Georgina Gibson
Claudine Hauri Research Assistant Professor Email Claudine Hauri
+1 907 474 7059
203 C Akasofu Building
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Personal website
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Donna Hauser Research Assistant Professor Email Donna Hauser
+1 907 474 1553
Akasofu Building (IARC) 203 B
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Personal website
Go Iwahana Research Assistant Professor Email Go Iwahana
+1 907 474 2444
408 B Akasofu Building
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Meibing Jin Research Professor Email Meibing Jin
+1 907 474 2442
408 F Akasofu Building
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Brendan Kelly Professor of Marine Biology Email Brendan Kelly
+1 907 474 1950
408 E Akasofu Building
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Nathan Kettle Research Assistant Professor Email Nathan Kettle
+1 907 474 5574
406 A2 Akasofu Building
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Yongwon Kim Research Associate Professor Email Yongwon Kim
+1 907 474 2674
207 D Akasofu Building
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Olivia Lee Research Assistant Professor Email Olivia Lee
+1 907 474 6832
203 D Akasofu Building
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Amy Lauren Lovecraft Director, CAPS
Professor
Email Amy Lauren Lovecraft
+1 907 474 2688
+1 907 474 6958
602A GRUE
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Center for Arctic Policy Studies
Andrey Pnyushkov Research Assistant Professor Email Andrey Pnyushkov
+1 907 474 2683
408 C Akasofu Building
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Igor Polyakov Professor: IARC/CNSM Email Igor Polyakov
+1 907 474 2686
408 G Akasofu Building
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Robert Rember Research Assistant Professor Email Robert Rember
+1 907 474 2795
408 H Akasofu Building
Katie Spellman Research Assistant Professor Email Katie Spellman
+1 907 474 1554
203 Akasofu Building
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Sarah Trainor ACCAP Director
AFSC Principal Investigator
Associate Professor
Email Sarah Trainor
+1 907 474 7878
370 O'Neill Building
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Alaska Center for Climate Adaptation & Policy
Alaska Fire Science Consortium
Gabriel Wolken Gabriel Wolken Research Assistant Professor Email Gabriel Wolken
415 A #2 Akasofu Building
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Xiangdong Zhang Professor: IARC/CNSM Email Xiangdong Zhang
+1 907 474 2675
313 Akasofu Building
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Personal website
Research Associates and Postdoctoral Fellows
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Brian Brettschneider Brian Brettschneider Research Associate Academic Email Brian Brettschneider
+1 907 952 7650
Anchorage
Rick Lader Richard Lader Jr. Postdoctoral Fellow Email Richard Lader Jr.
(907) 474-2445
406 A3 Akasofu Building
Josie Sam Program Scientist Email Josie Sam
+1 907 474 1946
406 A3 Akasofu Building
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Erin Trochim Erin Trochim Postdoctoral Fellow Email Erin Trochim
+1 907 474 2416
408 I Akasofu Building
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Students
Contact Research Websites
Till Baumann Graduate Student
Research Assistant
Email Till Baumann
907-474-2672
408 C6 Akasofu Building
Casey Brown Research Assistant Email Casey Brown
907-474-2418
IARC 408-C-1
Sarah Liben Graduate Student
Research Assistant
Email Sarah Liben
408 C1 Akasofu Building
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Marc Oggier Graduate Student
Research Assistant
Email Marc Oggier
+1 907 474 1953
415 C12 Akasofu Building
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Liran Peng Graduate Student
Research Assistant
Email Liran Peng
907-474-1115
415 C12 Akasofu Building
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Alyssa Rodrigues Graduate Student Email Alyssa Rodrigues
Naresh Saravanan Graduate Student
Research Assistant
Email Naresh Saravanan
408 #4 Akasofu Building
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Zachary Sauve Research Assistant Email Zachary Sauve
907-474-2418
IARC 408-C-1
Molly Tedesche Graduate Student / Research Assistant Email Molly Tedesche
907-474-1875
408 C5 Akasofu Building
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Kristin Timm PhD Student
Graduate Research Assistant,
Center for Climate Change Communication
Email Kristin Timm
George Mason University
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Yang Yang Research Graduate Email Yang Yang
415 Akasofu Building
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Staff
Contact Research Websites
Matt Barkdull Network Manager Email Matt Barkdull
+1 907 474 7281
415 L Akasofu Building
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Nate Bauer Director and Acquisitions Editor, UA Press
IARC Science Communication Lead
Email Nate Bauer
+1 907 474 5832
Westwood Way Office Building Room
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Alec Bennett Programmer Email Alec Bennett
+1 907 474 6938
415 A #12 Akasofu Building
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Wanda Bezona Fiscal Manager Email Wanda Bezona
+1 907 474 2697
415 T Akasofu Building
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Travis Brinzow Travel Coordinator Email Travis Brinzow
+1 907 474 1960
415 S Akasofu Building
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Christina (Christi) Buffington Education & Outreach Specialist Email Christina (Christi) Buffington
(907)474-2794
203E Akasofu building, 2160 Koyukuk Drive
Bob Busey Research Engineer Email Bob Busey
(907) 474-2792
Akasofu Building (IARC) 207 B
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Tina Buxbaum ACCAP Program Manager Email Tina Buxbaum
+1 907 474 7812
406A #7 Akasofu Building
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Bruce Crevensten Senior Software Engineer Email Bruce Crevensten
Sarah Garcia Fiscal Professional Email Sarah Garcia
+1 907 474 5698
Akasofu Building
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Lindsey Heaney Science Communicator Email Lindsey Heaney
+1 907 474 1939
415 A #17 Akasofu Building
Krista Heeringa Coordinator, CPS Email Krista Heeringa
+1 907 474 1880
415 A #9 Akasofu Building
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Community Partnerships for Self Reliance
Megan Hillgartner Research Intern/Graduate Email Megan Hillgartner
406 A Akasofu Building
Randi Jandt Science/Management Liasion, AFSC
Fire Ecologist
Email Randi Jandt
+1 907 474 5088
Akasofu Building
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Alaska Fire Science Consortium
Mette Kaufman Research Technician Email Mette Kaufman
+1 907 474 5431
207 C Akasofu Building
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Christine Keill Education & Outreach Assistant Email Christine Keill
203 Akasofu Building
amber keith Amber Keith Executive Assistant Email Amber Keith
907-474-6016
423 D Akasofu Building
Tom Kurkowski SNAP Operations Lead Email Tom Kurkowski
+1 907 474 5539
415 A #7 Akasofu Building
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Mimi Lesniak Administrative Assistant Email Mimi Lesniak
+1 907 474 7127
406 Akasofu Building
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Michael Lindgren Spatial Analyst Email Michael Lindgren
+1 907 474 7069
415 A #11 Akasofu Building
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Heather McFarland Science Communication Lead Email Heather McFarland
907-474-6286
Akasofu Building 415A #9
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Dorothy Parkerson Special Projects Email Dorothy Parkerson
+1 907 474 6016
423 Akasofu Building
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Carolyn Rosner Carolyn Rosner Designer and Web Developer Email Carolyn Rosner
760-920-3721
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Design Portfolio
Tohru Saito Special Events Manager Email Tohru Saito
+1 907 474 1544
415 O Akasofu Building
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Sorina Seeley Research Intern/Graduate Email Sorina Seeley
406 A Akasofu Building
Rick Thoman Rick Thoman Alaska Climate Specialist Email Rick Thoman
(907) 474-2415
408 D Akasofu Building
Cory Whiteley Fiscal Professional Email Cory Whiteley
907-474-2642
415(T) Akasofu building
Jane Wolken Program Coordinator, AK CASC Email Jane Wolken
+1 907 474 7410
415 A #8 Akasofu Building
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Alison York Coordinator, Alaska Fire Science Consortium Email Alison York
+1 907 474 6964
406A #8 Akasofu Building
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Alaska Fire Science Consortium
Emily Youcha Research Professional Email Emily Youcha
+1 907 474 2713
435 Duckering Building
Robert (Zeke) Ziel Fire Behavior Analyst Email Robert (Zeke) Ziel LinkedIn
Affiliated Faculty
Contact Research Websites
Lilian Na'ia Alessa Professor Email Lilian Na'ia Alessa
University of Idaho
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David Atkinson Associate Professor Email David Atkinson
250-721-7332
University of Victoria, Canada
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Jenny Baeseman Professor Email Jenny Baeseman
1-715-203-0072
University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Roman Bekryaev Visiting Scientist Email Roman Bekryaev
907-474-2692
207 A Akasofu Building
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Katrina Bennett Postdoctoral Researcher Email Katrina Bennett
505-664-0698
Los Alamos National Lab
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Carl Benson Professor Emeritus Email Carl Benson
+1 907 474 7450
410C ELVE
Lawson Brigham Lawson Brigham Distinguished Professor Email Lawson Brigham
+1 907 474 7763
Kaja Brix Associate Professor Email Kaja Brix
907-474-2462
406 A5 Akasofu Building
Terry Chapin, III Professor Emeritus Email Terry Chapin, III
+1 907 590 9672
410A IRVI
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Jessie Cherry Associate Research Professor Email Jessie Cherry
Keith Cunningham Keith Cunningham Research Associate Professor Email Keith Cunningham
907-474-6958
Fairbanks
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ArcticFire
V-ADAPT
Clara Deal Research Associate Professor Email Clara Deal
+1 317 902 9676
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Aimee Devaris Director, USGS, AK Region Email Aimee Devaris
907-786-7091
John Eichelberger Professor Emeritus Email John Eichelberger
415 A #3 Akasofu Building
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Oceana Francis Associate Professor Email Oceana Francis
808-956-6555
University of Hawaii at Manoa
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Anne Gaedeke Email Anne Gaedeke
S. Craig Gerlach Professor Email S. Craig Gerlach
403-220-6193
University of Calgary
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Stephen Gray Director, USGS/DOI Email Stephen Gray
907-786-6780
Anchorage
Koichiro Harada Associate Professor Email Koichiro Harada
81-22-245-1434
Miyagi University, Japan
Yoshinobu Harazono ResearchGate
Sarah Hinckley Research Scientist Email Sarah Hinckley
206-526-4109
Seattle, Washington
Amy Holman Coordinator, NOAA Email Amy Holman
Jennifer Hutchings Professor Email Jennifer Hutchings ResearchGate
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Vladimir Ivanov Visiting Research Associate Professor Email Vladimir Ivanov ResearchGate
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Hiroki Iwata Assistant Professor Email Hiroki Iwata
907-474-7337
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kathy jacobs Kathy Jacobs Professor Email Kathy Jacobs
520-405-7395
University of Arizona
Mikhail Kanevskiy Research Assistant Professor Email Mikhail Kanevskiy
+1 907 474 1905
237 Duckering Building
Takashi Kikuchi Team Leader, AOCS Email Takashi Kikuchi
81-46-867-9486
JAMSTEC Yokosuka Headquarters, Japan
Andrew Kliskey Professor Email Andrew Kliskey
University of Idaho
Zygmunt Kowalik Professor Emeritus Email Zygmunt Kowalik
+1 907 474 7753
118 O'Neill Building
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Jeremy Littell Research Ecologist, USGS Email Jeremy Littell
907-786-6776
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Philip Loring Philip Loring Assistant Professor Email Philip Loring
+1 907 474 7163
501 Duckering Building
Gerald McBeath Professor Emeritus
Molly McCammon Molly McCammon Director, AOOS Email Molly McCammon
nicole misarti Nicole Misarti Email Nicole Misarti
+1 907 474 7813
458 Duckering Building
Maribeth Murray Director, AINA Email Maribeth Murray
403-220-7515
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Taro Nakai Research Assistant Professor Email Taro Nakai Google Scholar
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John Nevadomsky Director, PPUTRC Email John Nevadomsky
907-455-2017
307 Akasofu Building
Kyotaro Noguchi Senior Researcher Email Kyotaro Noguchi
907-474-2453
415 W Akasofu Building
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Chien-Lu Ping Professor Emeritus Email Chien-Lu Ping
+1 907 746 9462
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Jim Powell Jim Powell Research Faculty Email Jim Powell
907-796-6409
Cheryl Rosa Cheryl Rosa Deputy Director, USARC Email Cheryl Rosa
Kazuyuki Saito Senior Research Scientist Email Kazuyuki Saito
81-45-778-5536
JAMSTEC, Japan
Mike Sfraga Professor Email Mike Sfraga
+1 907 474 1597
+1 907 474 1597
Glenn Shaw Professor Emeritus Email Glenn Shaw
+1 907 474 7625
3293 Edby Rd, Fairbanks, AK 99709 emer
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Yvette Spitz Research Assistant Professor LinkedIn
Konosuke Sugiura Professor Email Konosuke Sugiura
81-76-445-6648
University of Toyama, Japan
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Adrienne Tivy Researcher Email Adrienne Tivy
613-949-4176
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Ryan Toohey Physical Scientist Email Ryan Toohey
907-786-6774
USGS, Anchorage, Alaska
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Gerd Wendler Professor Emeritus Affiliate LinkedIn
Daqing Yang Research Professor Email Daqing Yang
306-975-6483
NHRC, Canada
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Bernard Zak Senior Research Scientist Email Bernard Zak
907-474-6016
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Collaborating Faculty
Contact Research Websites
Ana Maria Aguilar-Islas Assistant Professor Email Ana Maria Aguilar-Islas
+1 907 474 1524
335A Irving II
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Chris Arp Christopher Arp Research Associate Professor Email Christopher Arp
907) 223-8839
Allison Bidlack Associate Professor Email Allison Bidlack
907-796-6269
University of Alaska Southeast
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Allen Bondurant Email Allen Bondurant
Greg Breed Greg Breed Assistant Professor Email Greg Breed
+1 907 474 1835
401 IRVI Irving I Building
Todd Brinkman Research Assistant Professor Email Todd Brinkman
+1 907 474 7139
Akasofu Building
Catherine Cahill Professor, Director/ACUASI Email Catherine Cahill
+1 907 474 6905
303, 331 AKA
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Malinda Chase Tribal Liaison +1 907 474 2768
415 H Akasofu Building
Douglas Cost Assistant Professor Email Douglas Cost
+1 907 474 1556
203 B Akasofu Building
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Carl Dierking Carl Dierking Research Scientist & NOAA Liaison Email Carl Dierking
Larry Duffy Professor Email Larry Duffy
+1 907 474 7525
246 WRRB
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Tim Howe Timothy Howe Deputy Director, ASTF Email Timothy Howe
+1 907 474 7826
483, 446 lab Duckering Building
Falk Huettman Falk Huettmann Professor Email Falk Huettmann
+1 907 474 7882
419 - EWHALE lab - IRVI
Kris Hundertmark Kris Hundertmark Associate Professor Email Kris Hundertmark
+1 907 474 5493
101D murie
Mark Johnson Professor Email Mark Johnson
+1 907 474 6933
111 O'Neil Building
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Glenn Juday Professor Email Glenn Juday
+1 907 474 6717
161 ARCT
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Mandy Keogh Term Assistant Professor Email Mandy Keogh
+1 907 786 4795
218 BMH
Knut Kielland Professor Email Knut Kielland
+1 907 474 7164
406 408 409 IRVI
Anna Liljedahl Research Associate Professor Email Anna Liljedahl
+1 907 474 1951
457 Duckering Building
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Mark Lindberg Professor Email Mark Lindberg
+1 907 474 6598
307 IRVI
Jenifer McBeath Professor Email Jenifer McBeath
+1 907 474 7431
130 ARCT
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Dave McGuire Professor of Ecology Email Dave McGuire
+1 907 474 6242
211A IRVI
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Andrew Metzger Associate Professor Email Andrew Metzger
410.293.6448
Matthew Nolan Research Associate Professor Email Matthew Nolan
+1 907 455 6288
525 Duckering Building
Gary Pasternak Email Gary Pasternak
Lorrie Rea Email Lorrie Rea
+1 907 474 7572
465 Duckering Building
Jessie Robertson Assistant Professor - Collaborator Extreme Ecohydrology
Vladimir Romanovsky Professor Email Vladimir Romanovsky
+1 907 474 7459
408E ELVE
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Carven Scott Email Carven Scott
Eva Sutter S.T. Lee Visiting Scientist Email Eva Sutter
415 #12 Akasofu Building
Ken Tape Kenneth Tape Research Associate Professor Email Kenneth Tape
+1 907 474 2775
460 Duckering Building
Martin Truffer Professor Email Martin Truffer
+1 907 474 5359
401D ELVE
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Erica Valentine Erica McCall Valentine Email Erica McCall Valentine
Donald Walker Professor Email Donald Walker
+1 907 474 2460
254, 262, 252 ARCT
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Matt Wooller Matthew Wooller Professor Email Matthew Wooller
+1 907 474 6738
461 Duckering Building
Kenji Yoshikawa Research Professor Email Kenji Yoshikawa
+1 907 474 6090
453 Duckering Building
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