Head of scientific projects in the field of “Climate change and its effects on ecology and economy”. Regional focus: Arctic Canada and Alaska (1975-1990), Svalbard (1989-2010), China (1987-2016), Middle East and South Caucasus (2001-2019), Antarctica (1985), North and South America. Thematic focus: polar climates, arid climates, climatic extremes and catastrophic events. Many years of international experience exists. And I like to learn from new case studies and regions. You never stop learning!