Gertrude Saxinger

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Dr. Gertrude Saxinger is Assistant Professor at the Department for Social and Cultural Anthropology at the University of Vienna and faculty member of the Austrian Polar Research Institute (APRI). She is focusing on Arctic Studies (Russia and Canada), on remoteness and sparsely populated areas. This includes environmental anthropology, extractive industries studies, mobility studies (especially FIFO and long-distance commute work), infrastructures in remote regions as well as gender and intesectionality.