Astrid Ogilvie

Astrid OgilvieAstrid Ogilvie is a climate and environmental historian and human ecologist. Her many and wide-ranging research interests include: the environmental, social, and human history of countries bordering the North Atlantic; North Atlantic fisheries history; the Viking period; the medieval literature of Iceland; and the analysis of primary historical texts (in English, Icelandic, Norwegian, Swedish and Danish). She is the author of some 100 scientific papers and two edited books, and is currently writing a book on documentary records of climate change. She is a Senior Affiliate Scientist at the Stefansson Arctic Institute, Akureyri, a Fellow of INSTAAR at the University of Colorado, and a Senior Research Fellow at CICERO, Norway.