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Hans Meltofte

Emeritus

Curriculum Vitae

Education 
D. Sc., University of Copenhagen

Employment record

2008-present
Chief scientist on an Arctic Biodiversity Assessment and senior scientist at the National Environmental Research Institute, Department of Arctic Environment, University of Aarhus.

2007-2009
Editor and producer of publications disseminating the results from Zackenberg together with IPCC's 3rd assessment on climate change.

2006-2008
Executive editor on a book with the results of the first 10 years of research and monitoring at Zackenberg: "High-Arctic Ecosystem Dynamics in a Changing Climate. Ten years of monitoring and research at Zackenberg Research Station, Northeast Greenland."

1995-2006
Manager of the BioBasis monitoring programme at the Zackenberg Research Station in Northeast Greenland (run by the Danish Polar Center 1995-1997 and by the National Environmental Research Institute since 1998). Station manager 1995-1997.

1979-1995
Researcher and author on a wide variety of projects, based at the Zoological Museum, University of Copenhagen (please see the publication list)

1969-1979
Meteorological assistant on weather stations in Greenland and free lance field worker and researcher on projects in Greenland and Denmark

1963-1968
Radio technician and field worker on Danish biological field stations

Honorary jobs

Member of the board of the Danish Ornithological Society (DOF/BirdLife Denmark), its Conservation Committee (chairman) and editor in chief of its scientific journal "Dansk Ornitologisk Forenings Tidskrift".

Member of the board of representatives of Wetlands International.