Project Team

Principal Investigator

Dr. Kamrul Hossain
Associate Professor, Adjunct Professor of International Law
Director of the Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM), Arctic Centre, University of Lapland

Core Project Team

Dr. Dorothée Cambou
Post-doctoral researcher
Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law, Arctic Centre, University of Lapland
Anna Petrétei
Researcher, PhD candidate
Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM), Arctic Centre, University of Lapland
Tahnee Prior
Researcher, PhD student
Balsillie School of International Affairs, University of Waterloo, Canada
Dr. Vigya Sharma Post-Doc researcher
Centre for Social Responsibility in Mining, University of Queensland, Australia
Gerald Zojer
Researcher, PhD-candidate
Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law, Arctic Centre, University of Lapland

Project Collaborators

Anita Alajoutsijärvi Sustainable Development Manager
Agnico Eagle Finland Oy
Shaun Cormier Researcher
Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law, Arctic Centre, University of Lapland
Dr. Aileen A. Espíritu
Researcher
The Barents Institute at The University of Tromsø, the Arctic University of Norway (NOR)
Wilfrid Greaves
PhD, Assistant Professor of International Relations
University of Victoria (CAN)
Elina Hellander-Renvall Senior scientist
Sustainable Development Research Group, Arctic Centre, Univserity of Lapland
Dr. Pekka IIvari Project manager
Tourism Safety and Security Systems, Multidimensional Tourism Institute
Dr. Tanja Joona Researcher
Arctic Centre, University of Lapland
Maria Jose Researcher
University of Helsinki
Dr. Stefan Kirchner
Associate Professor
University of Lapland
Adam Klus Researcher
University of Eastern Finland
B.C.L./LL.B Rachel Kohut
Law Student & Researcher
McGill University (CAN)
Dr. Whitney Lackenbauer Professor
University of Waterloo (CAN)
Julia Loginova
Researcher, PhD-candidate
University of Melbourne (AUS)
Eirik Mikkelssen Director
Northern Research Institute (NOR)
Niko Niemisalo Project manager
Tourism Safety and Security Systems, Multidimensional Tourism Institute
Anna Olofsson Professor
Mid Sweden University
Laura Olsen Researcher, PhD-candidate
Arctic Centre, University of Lapland
Bamidele Raheem Post-Doctoral Researcher
Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM), Arctic Centre, University of Lapland
Miguel Roncero
Researcher, PhD-candidate
University of Vienna in Austria
Matti Särkelä Office manager
Reindeer Herders' Association (FIN)
Dr. Gertrude Saxinger
Post-doctoral researcher and lecturer
Department for Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Vienna in Austria
Dr. Nikolas Sellheim Vistiting Researcher
Arctic Centre, University of Lapland
Prof. Michael Sheehan Professor
Swansea University (UK)
Dr. Laura Siragusa
Research Fellow
University of Aberdeen, Scotland
Elena Tonkova Associate professor
Syktyvkar State University (RUS)

Project Advisors

Gudmundur Alfredsson Professor
University of Strasbourg (FRA)
Saleem Ali Professor
University of Queensland (AUS)
Malgosia Fitzmaurice Professor
Queen Mary University of London (UK)
Timo Koivurova Director
Arctic Centre, University of Lapland

Trainees

Filip Holiencin
Trainee
Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law, Arctic Centre, University of Lapland