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Researcher: Nielsen, HE (Dr Hanne Nielsen)

Fields of Research

Literary Studies
Social Change
Environmental Sociology
Historical Studies
Environmental Politics
Environment Policy
Language, Communication and Culture
Studies in Human Society
Urban and Regional Studies (excl. Planning)
Social and Community Psychology
Cultural Studies
Research, Science and Technology Policy
Tourism Management
Musicology and Ethnomusicology
Literature in German
Environmental Sciences
Studies in the Creative Arts and Writing
Environmental Philosophy
History and Archaeology

Research Objectives

Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society
Expanding Knowledge in Languages, Communication and Culture
Cultural Understanding
Expanding Knowledge in History and Archaeology
Understanding Past Societies
Environmental Policy, Legislation and Standards
Arts and Leisure
Expanding Knowledge in the Environmental Sciences
The Performing Arts (incl. Theatre and Dance)
Expanding Knowledge in Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services
Education and Training Systems
Languages and Literature
Expanding Knowledge in Built Environment and Design
Socio-Cultural Issues in Tourism
Social Impacts of Climate Change and Variability
Expanding Knowledge in Law and Legal Studies
Women's Health

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

'Antarctica just has this hero factor...': Gendered barriers to Australian Antarctic research and remote fieldwork; PLoS ONE
'Gateway Tourism': Exploring Antarctica in Tasmania; Tourism in Tasmania
'Scott of the Antarctic' on the German Stage: Reinhard Goering's Die Südpolexpedition des Kapitäns Scott; New Theatre Quarterly
60 Years of the Antarctic Treaty: Interview with Ryk Goddard
A decade of shaping the futures of polar early career researchers: a legacy of the International Polar Year; Polar Record
American cows in Antarctica: Richard Byrd's polar dairy as symbolic settler colonialism; Journal of Colonialism & Colonial History
Antarctic Protected Areas: A Humanities and Social Sciences Perspective
Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS) World Summit; The Polar Journal
Book review of 'Toward Antarctica: An Exploration'
Class and Colonialism in Antarctic Exploration: 1750-1920, by Ben Maddison
Cows in Antarctica? How one expedition milked them for all their worth
Depths and Surfaces: Understanding the Antarctic Region through the Humanities and Social Sciences; The Polar Journal
Exploring Antarctica: how is a continent dedicated to peace and science governed?
Fictional Representations of Antarctic Tourism and Climate Change: To the Ends of the World; Postcolonial Literatures of Climate Change
Gendered power relations and sexual harassment in Antarctic science in the age of #metoo; Australian Feminist Studies
Hoofprints in Antarctica: Byrd, media, and the golden Guernseys; Polar Journal
Identifying with Antarctica in the Ecocultural Imaginary: Documentary, Identity, and Global Connections; Routledge Handbook of Ecocultural Identity
International Women's Day Special on Challenges facing Women in Antarctica
Interview with John X
Knowledge, Language, and Antarctica: Teaching, Studying, and Theorizing at the Ends of the Earth; Handbook of the Changing World Language Map
Our neighbour to the South: the Antarctic treaty
POLAR2018: where the poles come together a report from an Antarctic perspective; The Polar Journal
Recruitment advertising for Antarctic personnel: between adventure and routine; Polar Record
Remembering Antarctica’s nuclear past with ‘Nukey Poo’
Report on the SCAR Humanities and Social Sciences Expert Group (HASSEG)
Rethinking Tasmania’s regionality from an Antarctic perspective: flipping the map; M/C Journal
Rethinking Tasmania’s regionality from an Antarctic perspective: flipping the map; M/C Journal
Save the penguins: Antarctic advertising and the PR of protection; Anthropocene Antarctica: Perspectives from the Humanities, Law and Social Sciences
Scott at the Opera: Interpreting Das Opfer (1937); The Polar Journal
Selling the south: Marketing and commercialisation of Antarctica; Handbook on the Politics of Antarctica
Staging the Construction of Place in Two Antarctic Plays; Performing Icescapes: Histories, Theories, Contexts
Staging the south: two contemporary Antarctic plays; The Polar Journal
The #MeToo Movement Faces Unique Hurdles: interview with Gina Rushton
The Polar Journal; The Polar Journal
Tourism and Antarctica: Interview with Louise Saunders
Towards the Incorporation of the Humanities and Social Sciences into Large Polar Research Projects: Workshop Report

Research Projects

Gender Equity in Antarctic Research ; University of Tasmania (UTAS)

Research Candidate Supervision