Honorary Senior Research Fellow

Dr. Michael Goodsite is a Honorary Senior Research Fellow at ISDP. He is a renowned technological innovation, climate adaptation and Arctic expert that frequently advises EU and Nordic initiatives on matters related to climate change and Arctic environment. He was founding Director of the Nordic Center of Excellence for Strategic Adaptation Research (NCoE NORD-STAR). Dr. Goodsite was in 2016 appointed CEO/Director of Development of the Region of Southern Denmark.

Dr. Goodsite is interested in the impact of climate change on global society. He was the founding lead of SNAPP at ISDP, which focuses on the policy, strategy and implications of the worlds’ evolving relationship with the Arctic due to climate change as it relates to energy resources.

Dr. Goodsite holds a B.Sc. In Civil Engineering from the University of Arizona, M.Sc. in Environmental Engineering, from the University of Southern Denmark an MBA in global management from Thunderbird School of Global Management, and a PhD in Environment and Climate from the University of Copenhagen (KU). Dr. Goodsite has been a full professor and is now Honorary Professor at several Universities.

Quote from Dr. Goodsite: “I am very honored and excited by this opportunity to work with ISDP on such relevant regional and global issues. I am honored and humbled to receive this title from ISDP.”

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Publications by Michael Evan Goodsite