Dr. Elana Wilson Rowe

Elana Wilson Rowe


Email: ew@nupi.no

Elana Wilson Rowe holds a PhD (2006) in Geography from the  University of Cambridge. She is a research professor at the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI) and an adjunct professor in energy politics at the High North Centre for Business and Governance at Nord University (Bodø, Norway). Wilson Rowe’s research areas include Arctic governance, Russia’s Arctic and foreign policymaking, and ocean governance. She is the author of Russian Climate Politics: When Science Meets Policy (Palgrave, 2013) and Arctic Governance: Power in cross-border relations (University of Manchester, 2018). She was a member of Norway’s committee establishing research priorities for the UN Ocean Decade and is currently leading a five-year research project funded by the European Research Council comparing the politics of the Arctic, Amazon Basin and the Caspian Sea (‘The Lorax Project’, #loraxprojectERC). @ElanaWilsonRowe


Publications and Media