Jon Ove Methlie Hagen

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Visiting address Sem Sælands vei 1 Geologibygningen 0371 Oslo
Postal address Postboks 1047 Blindern 0316 OSLO

Publications in ResearchGate.

Academic Interests

  • Glaciology
  • Glaciers and climate changes, glacier mass balance
  • Arctic glaciers and ice caps
  • Climate impact assessments (IPCC, ACIA, SWIPA)

Higher education and employment history

Education

  • 1978: Cand.real (Eq. M.Sc), University of Oslo, Geography (glaciology)
  • 1986: Dr.Scient. (PhD) University of Oslo, Glaciology

Position held

  • 1976 - 77: Hydrologist, Norwegian water resources and energy adm., NVE
  • 1978 - 80, 82 - 84: High school teacher
  • 1980 - 82, 84 - 86: Research fellow, Univ. of Oslo
  • 1986 - 93: Glaciologist, Norwegian Polar Institute
  • 1993 - 95: Section head, Glacier and snow section, NVE
  • 1995 - 96: Ass. Professor, University of Oslo
  • 1996 - 03: Professor, Inst. of geography, UiO
  • 2003 - to present: Professor, Department of geosciences, UiO
  • 2005: Visiting professor, University of Hokkaido, Japan (3 months)
  • 2010 - to present: Affiliated professor, UNIS

Honoraria

  • Honorary doctor, University of Silesia, Poland since May 2008.

Appointments

  • Chairman of International Arctic Science Committee (IASC)-Working Group on Arctic Glaciology 1995-2003, vise-chairman 2003-2007,
  • Vice-president of IUGG/IAHS ICSI, International Commission of Snow and Ice, 1999-2006
  • Council member of International Glaciological Society (IGS) 2002-2006.
  • Involved in climate impact assessments both in IPCC as lead and contributing author, in ACIA – Arctic Climate Impact Assessment and SWIPA – Snow, Water, Ice and Permafrost in the Arctic.
  • Co-editor in chief and editor of The Cryosphere.

Cooperation

  • Coordinator of the Norwegian IPY-Glaciodyn project, 2006-2010
  • Partner in Norwegian IPY-project; US-NO Antarctic traverse, 2006-2010
  • Coordinator of a new Nordic Center of Excellence in Cryospheric research, Top-Research Initiative by Nordic Council, 2010-2015, SVALI
Tags: Glaciology, Cryosphere, Ice caps, Climate change, NCoE-SVALI
Published Dec. 10, 2013 7:55 PM - Last modified Sep. 20, 2021 2:52 PM