During Arcum's board meeting on the 9th of December 2019, the decision was made for this terms grants of Arcum's strategic funds.
Text: Oscar Sedholm
Every term Arcum grants a number of affiliated researchers smaller grants of strategic funding to support Arctic research at Umeå University. Below you find a list of all the grantees, the amount and a summary of the activity they applied for. For questions, contact Oscar Sedholm or Anngelica Kristoferqvist.
Krister Stoor, Vaartoe
10 000 SEK for participation at the ICASS X 15-20/6-2020 conference as a sessionleader and presenter of a paper.
Gerd Pettersson, Department of Education
20 000 SEK for hosting of a Nordic cross-border educational conference.
Kristina Sehlin-MacNeil, Vaartoe
10 000 SEK travel and participation in the ISSRM conference in Cairns 2020.
Erling Lundevaller, CEDAR
10 000 SEK for travel and collaboration with Tromsö University.
Cenk Demiroglu, Department of Geography
5 000 SEK for publication costs for the article "Polar Tourism and Climate Change: A Comprehensive Review and Research Agenda" (with C. Michae Hall, h-index: 118) in the SCI-E journal Atmosphere.
Ekaterina Zmyvalova, Department of Language Studies
5 000 SEK for travel to the 10th International Congress of Arctic Social Sciences (ICASS X).
Hampus Persson, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine
10 000 SEK for participation in the Svenska lungkongressen 2020 and publication costs related to this.
10 000 SEK for travel and participation in the 10th International Congress of Arctic Social Sciences (ICASS X).
Marco Eimermann, Institutionen för Geografi
10 000 SEK for invitation of guest researcher Ricard Morén Alegret (Autonomous Univ. of Barcelona).
Miguel San Sebastian, Vaartoe
10 000 SEK for travel and stay in Jokkmokk for two researchers, to interview Sámi participants.
Kajsa Kuoljok, Vaartoe
10 000 SEK in travel funds to participate in the conference "Raising Indigenous voices in Academia" in New York.
Dalia Abdelfattah & Venkata Krishna Kumar Upadhyayula, Department of Chemistry
20 000 SEK to conduct a workshop on how to employ system level thinking for Arctic sustainability.
Michael Lindblad, Department of Applied Education
10 000 SEK for travel to and presentation of a paper at the Native American and Indigenous Studies (NAISA) conference in Toronto, May 7-9 2020.
Moa Sandström, Vaartoe
5 000 SEK for publication costs related to "Dekoloniseringsartivism i 2010-talets Sápmi/Decolonising Artivism in Contemporary Sápmi".