Leader of section, National Environmental Research Institute, Aarhus University
Current fields of work
Scientific leader, Zackenberg Research Station Scientific leader of Greenland Ecosystem Monitoring Scientific leader, Nuuk Ecological Research Operations Scientific leader, Zackenberg Ecological Research Operations Executive secretary, Forum of Arctic Research Operators
Fields of research
Inter-disciplinary ecosystem research, Climate change effects and feedbacks in high arctic ecosystems, Quaternary geology, Coastal geomorphology
2011 Coordinator, Greenland Ecosystem Monitoring. Funded by the Danish Energy Agency and the Environmental Protection Agency. Annual budget: 15.6 mio. kr.
2010-13 Task leader and participant, Svalbard Integrated Arctic Earth Observing System (SIOS)(EU 7th Framework Programme, ESFRI project). Total budget: 4.0 mio. EURO.
2011-14 Leader of Station Manager Forum and leader of two workpackages, INTERACT (EU 7th Framework Programme). Total budget: 7.6 mio. EURO.
Greenland Ecosystem Monitoring
2002 Diploma in Engineering Business Administration at Engineering College of Copenhagen.
1996 Ph.D. in Physical Geography
1991 Master of Science in Physical Geography