Aims to expand research within northern circumpolar regions, as defined by climatic, environmental, historical, geopolitical and cultural conditions.

Answer key questions by sponsoring four major programmes of interdisciplinary research.

Facing east and west, the geographical location of the University of Aberdeen, allows unique strengths in fields ranging from geosciences and environmental biology to archaeology, anthropology and Scandinavian studies....

Recent fieldwork in Alaska resulted in films showing Quinhagak Dance Group at the opening of their new Nunalleq village cultural centre. As part of a local school Education Pack by lead artist, Alice Watterson with narration from Larissa and Lonny Strunk of Quinhagak and Chuna McIntyre of Eek. Special thanks to Crystal Carter, the Quinhagak Dance Group and archaeologists A Day in the Life of an Archaeologist.