This Week on the Member Space: Job Openings, Arctic Fulbright, Bering Sea Action Team

March 4, 2020
By Jessica Rohde

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Sara Pasqualetto  Out Now – The Moon Episode of the IcePod On the third episode of the IcePod, the official podcast for the Year of Polar Prediction, we talk to Stefan Hendricks, who joined the first Leg of MOSAiC and worked along the Remote Sensing team on…Mar 4, 2020 by Sara Pasqualetto 

Carolina Behe  Food Sovereignty and Self Governance - Inuit Role in Managing Arctic Marine Resources _ Workshop Summary Reports We would like to share with you four summary reports from our Food Sovereignty and Self Governance - Inuit Role in Managing Arctic Marine Resources. The summary reports reflect workshops held in the…Mar 3, 2020 by Carolina Behe 

Matthew Druckenmiller  ASSW 2021 (Lisbon, Portugal) - Session Proposals due April 30, 2020 In 2021, Arctic Science Summit Week (ASSW) will take place in Lisbon, Portugal from March 20-26, 2021 under the theme: “The Arctic: Regional changes, Global impacts”. The event will bring…Mar 3, 2020 by Matthew Druckenmiller 

Sandy Starkweather  Registration Open - Arctic Regional Planning Mtg. for the UN Decade of the Ocean Science The Regional Arctic Ocean Decade Workshop held in Copenhagen (Denmark ) from 29 April to 1 May, is part of a global consultation process in the preparation of the UN Ocean Decade, where the focus is…Mar 3, 2020 by Sandy Starkweather

Kimberly Aiken  Trailblazer in the Arctic: A Tribute to the First African American to reach Both Poles I would like to share this commentary article written by me and published by The Arctic Institute, as it is directly related to topics around diversity and inclusion. I hope it will bring about…Mar 3, 2020 by Kimberly Aiken 

Roberto Delgado  Developing a Roadmap for Arctic Observing and Data Systems (ROADS) The Sustaining Arctic Observing Networks (SAON) Strategy and Implementation Plan was approved in 2018. As a follow-up to this, SAON has developed a Roadmap for Arctic Observing and Data System…Mar 3, 2020 by Roberto Delgado 

Jessica Rohde  IARPC Welcomes New Collaboration Team Leaders IARPC welcomes several new IARPC Collaboration Team Leaders. All of our collaboration teams are open to anyone who can contribute. Join any teams you wish here. @Dana Bruden joins us as the new…Mar 3, 2020 by Jessica Rohde 

Amy Holman  Introduction to the Bering Sea Action Team (Holman, Bowden, Foy) Mar 2, 2020 by Amy Holman  

Jessica Rohde  IARPC Welcomes New Secretariat Members IARPC welcomes our new Secretariat members, Ann and Hazel! Ann-Christine Zinkann Environmental Intelligence Team Coordinator @Ann-Christine Zinkann Ann is a 2020…Mar 2, 2020 by Jessica Rohde 

Sara Bowden Position announcement: IARPC Web Manager Contract Position Available: Interagency Arctic Research Policy Committee (IARPC) The Interagency Arctic Research Policy Committee (IARPC) seeks a creative professional to use web-based skills to…Mar 2, 2020 by Sara Bowden 

Sara Bowden  IARPC Biennial Report Released by the Office of Science and Technology Policy On February 25, 2020, The Office of Science and Technology Policy transmitted to Congress the IARPC Biennial Report 2018-2019. This report was developed by the IARPC Staff Group and includes an…Mar 2, 2020 by Sara Bowden 

 Meredith Rubin  Announcing Round 3 of the Fulbright Arctic Initiative Faculty and researchers from the eight Arctic Council member states may now apply for this collaborative research program. Awards will begin in fall 2020 and run for 18 months, through spring 2022.…Mar 1, 2020 by Meredith Rubin 

Betsy Turner-Bogren  Now Available: Witness Community Highlights — February 2020 The February 2020 issue of Witness Community Highlights is now available online. This issue includes three articles: Long-Term Research Addresses Resilience of Beaufort Sea Lagoons, an overview of…Feb 28, 2020 by Betsy Turner-Bogren 

Amy Holman  What is this BSAT thing I hear people talking about? We've all been astounded by how fast change is occurring in the Bering Sea- to the point where if we don't observe/collect data this summer, we may not see those conditions again. Concerned we could…Feb 28, 2020 by Amy Holman 

 Guillermo Auad  Arctic Research Partnership Wins NOPP's 2019 Excellence in Partnering Award 2019 Excellence in Partnering Award The Marine Arctic Ecosystem Study (MARES) is the 2019 recipient of the NOPP Excellence in Partnering Award. The award was presented at the 2020 Ocean Sciences…Feb 27, 2020 by Guillermo Auad 

Siwa Msangi  Arctic Shipping Research in InteRFACE (Siwa Msangi) This gives a brief overview of the economic modeling activities taking place within the Multi-Sector Dynamics team, of InteRFACE -- and focuses on the task related to modeling Arctic shipping of…Feb 27, 2020 by Siwa Msangi 

Morgan Seag  APECS Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Resource Repository The APECS Project Group on Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion has recently launched a new resource that will hopefully be of value to the IARPC community: the APECS Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion…Feb 27, 2020 by Morgan Seag 

Mike Kuperberg  Kelvin Droegemeier statement to House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology hearing (2/27/20) THE WHITE HOUSE Office of Science and Technology Policy FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 27, 2020 Opening Statement of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy Director Dr. Kelvin…Feb 27, 2020 by Mike Kuperberg 

Andrew Roberts  Interdisciplinary Research for Arctic Coastal Environments (InteRFACE): Ocean and Sea Ice Modeling (Andrew Roberts) This is a summary of work planned and underway as part of the Department of Energy project "Interdisciplinary Research for Arctic Coastal Environments (InteRFACE)". This short talk focuses on model…Feb 27, 2020 by Andrew Roberts 

Ethan Coon  Permafrost Hydrology Modeling overview in InteRFACE, for the Modeling Subteam Meeting (Coon) This talk will be presented as part of the Feb 27 Event, The InterFACE project and modeling of Arctic coastal processes and human interactions: Modeling Collaboration Sub-Team February 2020…Feb 27, 2020 by Ethan Coon 

Nathan Kurtz  ICESat-2 Data Strategy/Use Cases (Nathan Kurtz, Tom Neumann) Presentation on the production and distribution of ICESat-2 data in support of the Federal Open Data Act. The Open Data Act requires that Federal agencies conduct user engagement whenever data is…Feb 27, 2020 by Nathan Kurtz 

Joel Rowland  InteRFACE Introduction (Joel Rowland) Slides providing an overview of the DOE funded InteRFACE projectFeb 26, 2020 by Joel Rowland 

Church Kee  Late February Update from ADAC Distinguished Colleagues, Good morning from Washington D.C. The past month has been a blur for the Arctic Domain Awareness Center. We were honored to participate in the Alaska Federation of Natives…Feb 26, 2020 by Church Kee 

Erin McLean  Job Posting - Data Fellow with the Arctic Data Center Do you have a passion for open science? Interested in Arctic research? Excited to engage with the broader research community? Consider joining NCEAS and the Arctic Data Center. National Center for…Feb 25, 2020 by Erin McLean 

Benjamin Jones  16th International Circumpolar Remote Sensing Symposium (ICRSS) First Call for Abstracts We are excited to share the website for the upcoming 16th International Circumpolar Remote Sensing Symposium and to announce the First Call for Abstracts (due 01 May 2020). …Feb 25, 2020 by Benjamin Jones 

Connor Keesecker  Arctic Domain Awareness Center (ADAC) Annual Meeting 2020 The Arctic Domain Awareness Center (ADAC) will be hosting our 6th Annual Meeting on the 22nd and 23rd of the April. The summit will be held in Washington D.C. at the Headquarters of the U.S. Coast…Apr 23-24 by Connor Keesecker 

Colleen Strawhacker New NSF Solicitation for Proposals for a Coordination Office for Navigating the New Arctic (NNA) NSF invites proposals to establish a Navigating the New Arctic Community Office (NNA-CO). Launched…Feb 21, 2020 by Colleen Strawhacker 

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