Jon Haukur

Stefansson Arctic Institute

Jón Haukur Ingimundarson (PhD in anthropology and social history, University of Arizona) is Senior Scientist and Deputy Director at the Stefansson Arctic Institute. He is also Associate Professor in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at the University of Akureyri, where he teaches courses in anthropology, qualitative methods and Arctic studies. He is coordinator of undergraduate Arctic Studies and teaches in the master´s program in polar law. His research interests include the political ecology of medieval to early modern Iceland, as well as present-day Arctic human development, agriculture, food security and impacts of, and adaptation, to climate change.