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Astrid Ogilvie

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Research Keywords

  • Climate
  • Environmental History
  • History
  • Human Geography
  • Marine Ecology
  • Natural Resources
  • Palaeoenvironments
  • Written sources

Research Summary

Astrid Ogilvie is a climate and environmental historian and human ecologist. Her wide-ranging research interests include: the human ecology of Arctic and Subarctic regions; the environmental, social, and human history of countries bordering the North Atlantic; the historical climatology of northern Europe; the reconstruction of variations in the incidence of sea ice off the coasts of Iceland, Newfoundland/Labrador, the Greenland Sea and the Barents Sea; the impact of climate on societies (human dimensions); human and social dynamics in the context of climatic and environmental changes; syntheses of proxy climate records; North Atlantic fisheries history; the Viking period; the medieval literature of Iceland; the analysis of primary historical texts.


Astrid Ogilvie's resumé/CV is available here.

Primary Affiliation

Associate Professor/SL/Reader
University of Colorado
1560 30th Street
United States of America

Phone: 1 303 492 6072

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