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Uffe Jakobsen

Uffe Jakobsen

    Member of:

    • Political Theory

    Possible conflicts of interest

    Affiliate Professor, University of Greenland

    Teaching

    Teaching 2018

    Supervision:

    • Climate change and society in Greenland: Asian interests in the Arctic, security and governance, Arctic Council, relations between Greenland and Denmark
    • Theories and processes of democratisation: Europe, Scandinavia, Greenland and the Arctic 
    • Political theory, conceptual history and conceptual change
    • Political development, state formation, nation building and modernization (historical sociology)

    Current research

     Positions

    • 2013- Associate Professor,  Department of Political Science, University of Copenhagen
    • 2010-2013 Vice Rector, University of Greenland
    • 2005-2010 Director, Centre for Baltic Sea Region Studies, University of Copenhagen (part time)
    • 2003-2004 Guest Professor, Baltic Sea School, Department of Northern European Studies, Humboldt University Berlin
    • 2002-2005 Director, Centre for Baltic Studies, Øresund University (part time)
    • 1997-1999 Director of Studies, Department of Political Science, University of Copenhagen (part time)
    • 1997-2010 Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Copenhagen

    Selected publications

    1. Published

      The formation of parliamentarism in the Nordic countries from the Napoleonic Wars to the First World War

      Jakobsen, U. & Kurunmäki, J. 2016 Parliament and Parliamentarism : A Comparative History of Disputes on a European Concept. Ihalainen, P., Ilie, C. & Palonen, K. (eds.). Oxford: Berghahn Books, p. 97-114

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

    2. Published

      Maritime emergency management capabilities in the Arctic

      Roud, E. K. P., Borch, O. J., Jakobsen, U. & Marchenko, N. 2016 In : Proceedings of the International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference. p. 1241-1248

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    3. Published

      The Greenlandic sea areas and activity level up to 2025

      Jakobsen, U. & í Dali, B. 2016 Maritime activity in the High North - current and estimated level up to 2025: MARPART Project Report 1. Borch, O. J. & et al. (eds.). Bodø: NORD Universitet, p. 86-111 (Nord universitet Utredning, Vol. 7).

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

    4. Published

      Maritime activity risk patterns and types of unwanted incidents: The Greenlandic sea areas

      Jakobsen, U. & Kern, B. 2016 Maritime activity in the High North: Activity risk patterns and types of unwanted incidents. : MARPART Project Report 2. Borch, O. J. & Andreassen, N. (eds.). Bodø: NORD Universitet, p. 87-106 (MARPART Project Reports, Vol. 2). (FoU-Rapport; No. 4, Vol. 2016).

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

    5. Published

      Differences and similarities between maritime preparedness systems in the Arctic - opportunities and challenges to cooperation: Greenland

      Jakobsen, U. 2018 Maritime preparedness systems in the Arctic - institutional arrangements and potential for collaboration. Elgsaas, I. & Offerdal, K. (eds.). Bodø: Nord University, p. 106-111 (MARPART Project Reports, Vol. 3).

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

    6. Published

      Climate Change and Risk Management Challenges in the Arctic

      Jakobsen, U. 2015 29 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

    7. Published

      Politics of sustainability in the Arctic - a research agenda

      Gad, U. P., Jakobsen, U. & Strandsbjerg, J. 2017 Northern sustainabilities: Understanding and adressing change in the circumpolar world. Fondahl, G. & Wilson, G. N. (eds.). Springer, p. 13-23 (Springer Polar Sciences).

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

    8. Published

      Greenland as a self-governing sub-national territory in international relations: past, current and future perspectives

      Ackrén, M. & Jakobsen, U. 2015 In : Polar Record. 51, 4, p. 404-412

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    9. Published

      China and Greenland

      Jakobsen, U. 2014 Conference report: China's Arctic aspirations. Heurlin, B. & Jorem, M. (eds.). Copenhagen: ThinkChina.dk, p. 10-11

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterCommunication

    10. Published

      Etableringen af Ilisimatusarfik (Inuit Instituttet): Politiske diskussioner forud for dannelsen af Grønlands Universitet/Ilisimatusarfiup (Inuit Instituttip) pilersinneqarnera: Kalaallit Nunaanni Ilisimatusarfiup pilersinneqarnissaa sioqqullugu politikkikkut oqallinnerit

      Jakobsen, U. 2014 In : Grønlandsk kultur- og samfundsforskning. 2013-14. Bind 2 , Ilisimatusarfik 1984-2014, p. 11-25

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    Selected activities

    1. Bæredygtige statsinstitutioner i Grønland?

      Jakobsen, U. (Speaker)
      4 Dec 2015

      Activity: Talk or presentationLecture and oral contribution

    2. Self-determination, Inuit Sovereignty and Nation-State Building in the Arctic: Making Greenland Understandable

      Jakobsen, U. (Speaker)
      13 Nov 2015

      Activity: Talk or presentationLecture and oral contribution

    3. Asessing the Participatory Turn and 'New Democracy'. Superdemocracy Conference

      Jakobsen, U. (Participant)
      11 Dec 2014

      Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

    4. Climate change risks, human security and governance in the Arctic

      Jakobsen, U. (Speaker)
      29 May 2015

      Activity: Talk or presentationLecture and oral contribution

    5. Making Greenland understandable: Indigenous rights, Asian interests and independence from Denmark

      Jakobsen, U. (Speaker)
      7 Nov 2014

      Activity: Talk or presentationLecture and oral contribution

    6. Politics of Sustainability in the Arctic (POSUSA)

      Jakobsen, U. (Speaker)
      25 May 2014

      Activity: Talk or presentationLecture and oral contribution

    7. Grønland ved en korsvej

      Jakobsen, U. (Lecturer)
      24 Apr 2014

      Activity: Talk or presentationLecture and oral contribution

    8. International Poitical Science Association (External organisation)

      Jakobsen, U. (Chair)
      15 Jul 2011 → …

      Activity: MembershipMembership in research network

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