2009 Team

Expedition Leader

John Schade

Associate Professor, St. Olaf College, Northfield, Minnesota

 

Scientists

Andy Bunn

Associate Professor, Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington

Bill Sobczak

Associate Professor, Biology Department, Holy Cross College, Worcester, Massachusetts

Sudeep Chandra

Associate Professor, University of Nevada-Reno

Valentin Spektor

Research Scientist, Melnikov Permafrost Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Yakutsk, Siberia

Karen Frey

Associate Professor, Graduate School of Geography, Clark University, Worcester, Massachusetts

 

Students

Blaize Denfeld

Blaize Denfeld

BS, Clark University, 2010
MS, Clark University, 2011
PhD, Uppsala University (Sweden), expected 2015

Max Janicek

Max Janicek

Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington

Travis Drake

Travis Drake

BA, Carleton College, 2010
PhD, University of Colorado, expected 2016

Brian Kantor

Brian Kantor

St. Olaf College, Northfield, Minnesota

Claire Griffin

Claire Griffin

BS, Clark University, 2010
PhD, University of Texas, expected 2015

Erin Seybold

Erin Seybold

BA, St. Olaf College, 2010
Fulbright Fellowship, Norway, 2010-2011
PhD, Duke University, expected 2016

Kayla Henson

Kayla Henson

Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington

Kirill Tretyakov

Kirill Tretyakov

Yakutsk State University, Yakutsk, Russia

Joanne Heslop

Joanne Heslop

BS, University of Nevada-Reno, 2012
MS, University of Alaska-Fairbanks, expected 2014

Nicholai Torgovkin

Nicholai Torgovkin

Yakutsk State University, Yakutsk, Russia

Moira Hough

Moira Hough

BA, Carleton College, 2009
PhD, University of Arizona, expected 2014

 

Project Manager

Kate Bulygina

Research Assistant, Woods Hole Research Center, Woods Hole, Massachusetts

 

Photographer and Outreach Coordinator

Chris Linder

Senior Fellow, International League of Conservation Photographers