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My Turn: UAF to host Arctic summit in 2016

...and helping local voices be heard at a national and international level.? Larry Hinzman is the interim Vice Chancellor for Research at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.
My Turn: Protecting salmon in a changing climate

...Alaska Climate Science Center. At the University of Alaska-Fairbanks, under Mark Myers' supervision as the vice chancellor for research, we have the Ocean Acidification Research Center and the Alaska Center for Climate Assessment and Policy...
Walker brings back Palin's oil and gas team

...earlier appointed as DNR commissioner, can wrap up affairs at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, where he is vice chancellor for research. Another returning staffer is Marcia Davis, who served as the Department of Revenue deputy commissioner under...
Scientists talk on warming's effect on forest

...Climate change provides opportunities as well as challenges, according to the University of Alaska Fairbanks vice chancellor for research. Sound off on the important issues at But when it comes to warming's effect on Alaska's boreal forest...
Sharpton named acting chair of Arctic commission

...ANCHORAGE - The University of Alaska Fairbanks vice chancellor for research has been appointed acting chairman of the U...joined the faculty at UAF in 1998 and was named vice chancellor for research in May 2006. Before joining UAF, Sharpton...
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Myers: UAF's research is focused on future

ANCHORAGE - Gaps in knowledge are a target for University of Alaska Fairbanks research, says Mark Myers, vice chancellor for research at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.Myers, who oversees administration of the university's $123 million...
Innovation Summit draws southeast industry

...state director of the U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development, University of Alaska Fairbanks Vice Chancellor for Research Dan White, Sen. Dennis Egan, Sen. Alan Austerman, Rep. Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins and U.S. Senator...
UA hires new scientists for Polar Year

...planet in the last two decades have been Alaska, Siberia and parts of the Antarctic Peninsula. Buck Sharpton, vice chancellor for research at UA Fairbanks, said northern regions are especially sensitive to climate change. A 1-degree change might...
Salazar picks Alaska for regional climate center our resources so we can make decision on how to deal with those impacts," Hayes said. Buck Sharpton, vice chancellor for research at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, said a location for the center has not been determined but it's likely...
Sharpton picked for research commission

FAIRBANKS - The vice chancellor for research at the University of Alaska Fairbanks has been named to the U.S. Arctic Research Commission. Buck Sharpton is one of three...


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