Researcher List: Collaborative Research: Spatial and Temporal Influences of Thermokarst Failures on Surface Processes in Arctic Landscapes

Andrew Balser
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Andrew Balser

Andrew.Balser@alaska.edu
Office: Trailer T-9 (Grads), 907.474-6777

Research Interests:
Landscape properties and ecosystem processes at local to regional scales; permafrost/vegetation co-development; remote sensing and spatial analysis (GIS).
Dissertation: 'Permafrost Thermodegradational Features in the Foothills of Northern Alaska: Initiation, Distribution and Ecological Associations.'

Research Projects:

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Rudiger Gens

Rudiger Gens

Remote Sensing Scientist, Geophysical Institute
rgens@asf.alaska.edu
Office: 907.474.7621
Jeremy (Jay) Jones
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Jeremy (Jay) Jones

Professor of Biology
Jay.Jones@alaska.edu
www.iab.uaf.edu/people/jay_jones/
Office: 154 Arctic Health Research Bldg, 907.474.7972

Lab: 012 Arctic Health Research Bldg, 907.474.7774

Research Interests:
Structure and function of stream ecosystems.

Research Projects:

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IAB Publications:

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Graduate Students:

load Christina Baker, Charlene Johnson, Ann Olsson, Marie Schmidt, Rachel Voight, Sophie Weaver

Gary Kofinas
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Gary Kofinas

Professor of Resource Policy and Management
gpkofinas@alaska.edu
www.uaf.edu/snre/faculty/kofinas/
Office: 128 Arctic Health Research Bldg, 907.474.7078

Lab: 266 Arctic Health Research Bldg

Research Interests:
Resilience and adaptation of northern social-ecological systems, sustainability of rural communities, adaptive co-management, local and traditional knowledge in science and decision making, Human-Rangifer Systems.

Research Projects:

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load IPY: Impacts of High-Latitude Climate Change on Ecosystems Services and Society
load IGERT Global-Local Interactions: Resilience and Adaption of Social-Ecological Systems in a Rapidly Changing North
load OPUS: Resilience and Adaptation: Managing for Sustainability in a Changing World
load Application of Space-Based Technologies and Models to Address Land-Cover/Land-Use Change Problems on the Yamal Peninsula, Russia
load Heterogeneity and Resilience of Human-Rangifer Systems: A Circumpolar Social-Ecological Synthesis

IAB Publications:

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Graduate Students:

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Elena Sparrow

Elena Sparrow

Education Outreach Director, International Arctic Research Center
ebsparrow@alaska.edu
Office: 907.474.7699