The UArctic Thematic Networks & Research Liaison staff wishes all a very happy holiday season, and all the best for the New Year! During the festive season, our office will be working on a limited capacity.
The European Commission Horizon 2020: Excellent Science will soon be inviting proposals for its H2020-MSCA-RISE-2016 Marie Sklodowska-Curie research and innovation staff exchange call. The closing date is 28 April 2016.
Nordforsk, the Economic and Social Research Council and the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) invite proposals for their collaborative research projects on society, integrity and cyber-security. The deadline is 15 March 2016.
The European Commission Horizon 2020: Societal Challenges is now inviting proposals, under the secure, clean and efficient energy work programme, for its H2020-LCE-2016-2017 competitive low-carbon energy call.
Northern State Medical University and innovation center “Skolkovo” organized presentations of innovative projects; one of projects presented was "ExoAthlete". It’s aimed at development of exoskeleton – one of new technical rehabilitation means.
UArctic Days aim to promote University of the Arctic for its member organisations in order to encourage students and faculty to participate in research and education activities. During November 2015, UArctic Road Trip visited the Universities of Tampere and Helsinki, Finland.
The UArctic Thematic Network on Arctic Law has established a new sub-group: Philosophy of Law in the Arctic. The sub-group brings together Arctic philosophers of law and scholars interested in legal philosophy in the Arctic. The sub-group is led by Dr. Dawid Bunikowski, University of Eastern Finland.
With the Fulbright Specialist Program, Finnish institutions have the opportunity to invite a Specialist from the United States for a project visit of 2-6 weeks. The second application round for the academic year 2015-2016 ends on December 2, 2015.
International Symposium on Emerging Arctic Legal Orders in Science,Environment and the Ocean will be organised 18-19 December 2015, at Kobe University, Japan. Pre-registration is open until 7 December 2015.