Award Recipient Announced - Martha T. Muse Prize

Date: 
30 August 2013

Award Recipient Announced
Martha T. Muse Prize for Science and Policy in Antarctica
Tinker Foundation
Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR)

For further information, please go to:
http://www.museprize.org

--------------------
The selection committee for the 'Martha T. Muse Prize for Science and
Policy in Antarctica' announces that the 2013 prize has been awarded to
Martin Siegert.

The prize, awarded by the Tinker Foundation and administered by the
Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR), is presented to an
individual in the fields of Antarctic science or policy who has
demonstrated potential for sustained and significant contributions that
will enhance the understanding and/or preservation of Antarctica.

Martin Siegert of the University of Bristol has been awarded the 2013
Muse Prize for his innovative research on Antarctic subglacial lakes and
the reconstruction of Antarctic glacial history. His research in this
field is multidisciplinary and collaborative and has received
significant worldwide attention, which Siegert has cultivated to promote
public awareness of Antarctic earth and environmental sciences. He has
maintained a successful and diverse research program involving multiple
multidisciplinary international collaborations. His work has supported
the development of early career scientists, international
collaborations, and the public understanding of science.

For more information about Siegert and past award recipients, please see
the Muse Prize website: http://www.museprize.org/news.html.

For further information about the prize and the to-be-announced venue of
the Prize Ceremony, please go to: http://www.museprize.org.

--------------------------------------------------------------------
ArcticInfo is administered by the Arctic Research Consortium of the
United States (ARCUS). Please visit us on the World Wide Web at:
<http://www.arcus.org/>

At any time you may:

Subscribe or unsubscribe by using the web form located at:
<http://www.arcus.org/arcticinfo/subscription.html>

To be removed from the list at any time send an email to:
<arcticinfo-unsub@arcus.org>

To resubscribe send an email to:
<arcticinfo-sub@arcus.org>

Subscribers to ArcticInfo will automatically receive the newsletter,
Witness the Arctic.If you would prefer not to receive Witness the Arctic,
specify on the web form.

Subscribe and unsubscribe actions are automatic. Barring mail system
failure you should receive responses from our system as confirmation to
your requests.

If you have information you would like to post to the mailing list send
the message to: <list@arcus.org>

You can search back issues of ArcticInfo by content or date at:
<http://www.arcus.org/arcticinfo/arcticinfo_search.html>

If you have any questions please contact the list administrator at:

<list@arcus.org>

ARCUS
3535 College Road, Suite 101
Fairbanks, AK 99709-3710
907-474-1600
907-474-1604 (fax)

ArcticInfo is funded by the National Science Foundation as a service to
the research community through Cooperative Agreement ARC-0618885 with
ARCUS. Any information, opinions, findings, and conclusions or
recommendations expressed in this material are those of the information
sources and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science
Foundation or ARCUS.