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  • Campusvej 55

    5230 Odense M

    Denmark

20142020
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Research areas

International Relations/ Arctic Politics/ Diplomacy/ Environmental Politics/ Environmental Non-governmental Organizations/ Nationalism and Identity

Research information

Dr. Burke is currently a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellow based at the Center for War Studies, Department of Political Science and Public Management. For this project, Dr. Burke is also affiliated with the School of Politics, Philosophy, International Relations and Environment (SPIRE) at Keele University in the United Kingdom. Her project explores non-governmental organization participation in Arctic diplomacy and politics, specifically the participation of environmental non/governmental organizations. Previously Dr. Burke's research was supported by a two year Carlsberg Foundation's Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellowship from 2016-2018. This research project explores themes of identity politics, environmental politics, diplomacy dynamics, and international cooperation pressures in the Arctic region. Dr. Burke's holds a PhD in International Politics from the Department of International Politics at Aberystwyth University, a Master of Arts degree in Political Science from the Department of Political Science at Memorial University of Newfoundland, and a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree in Political Science with a minor in Business Administration from Memorial University of Newfoundland. Dr. Burke's studies were funded by a Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship (Social Science and Humanities Research Council) and a Rothermere Fellowship (Rothermere Fellowships Trust).

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Arctic Social Sciences
Canada Social Sciences
Denmark Social Sciences
diplomacy Social Sciences
political science Social Sciences
book review Social Sciences
Singapore Social Sciences
national consciousness Social Sciences

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Research Output 2014 2019

Becoming an Arctic Council NGO Observer

Burke, D. C. & Bondaroff, T. P., 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Polar Record.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Arctic
nongovernmental organization
non-governmental organization
legitimacy
applicant

Club Diplomacy in the Arctic

Burke, D. C., 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Global Governance: A Review of Multilateralism and International Organizations.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

clubs
Arctic
club
diplomacy
club member

Diplomacy and the Arctic Council

Burke, D. C., 2019, (Accepted/In press) McGill-Queens University Press.

Research output: Book/anthology/thesis/reportBookResearchpeer-review

Arctic
diplomacy
club
club member
Ukraine

International Disputes and Cultural Ideas in the Canadian Arctic: Arctic Sovereignty in the National Consciousness

Burke, D. C., 2018, 1. ed. Palgrave Macmillan. 262 p.

Research output: Book/anthology/thesis/reportBookResearchpeer-review

national consciousness
Arctic
sovereignty
political factors
cultural factors

Lock, Stock, and Icebergs: A History of Canada's Arctic Maritime Sovereignty by Adam Lajeunesse

Burke, D. C., 2018, In : Canadian Journal of History. 53, 2, p. 295-297

Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature reviewResearch

Arctic
Sovereignty
History
Canada
Water

Activities 2012 2018

Yukon College

Danita Catherine Burke (Visiting researcher)
Nov 2018

Activity: Visiting another research institution

Dealing with Questions and Research

Danita Catherine Burke (Guest lecturer)
13 Nov 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsGuest lectures, external teaching and course activities at other universities

Accountability and Representativeness: Northern Indigenous Peoples and ENGOs in Arctic Politics

Danita Catherine Burke (Panel member)
8 Aug 201811 Aug 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsConference presentations

Education in Singapore's Soft Power Strategy in the Arctic

Danita Catherine Burke (Speaker)
18 Apr 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsGuest lectures, external teaching and course activities at other universities

Shipping Routes in the Arctic: China’s Arctic Dreams

Danita Catherine Burke (Keynote speaker)
21 Nov 201822 Nov 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsConference presentations

Projects 2016 2020

Breaking the Ice: INGOs as Arctic Council Observer Status Applicants (ACOSA)

Burke, D. C.

01/03/201828/02/2020

Project: ResearchResearch, Horizon 2020 project, EU

Press / Media

Ekspert: Stop snakken om en ny 'kold krig' i Arktis

Danita Catherine Burke

21/12/2018

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Prizes

Carlsberg Foundation's Distinguished Postdoc Fellowship

Danita Catherine Burke (Recipient), Feb 2016

Prize: Prizes, scholarships, distinctions

Denmark
public management
Arctic
political science
politics

Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarships

Danita Catherine Burke (Recipient), Sep 2010

Prize: Prizes, scholarships, distinctions

political science
graduate
Canada
science studies
memorial

Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship

Danita Catherine Burke (Recipient), Feb 2017

Prize: Prizes, scholarships, distinctions

Denmark
politics
public management
Arctic
political science

Rothermere Foundation Fellowship

Danita Catherine Burke (Recipient), Sep 2011

Prize: Prizes, scholarships, distinctions

memorial
candidacy
tuition fee
International Politics
bachelor

Teaching & Supervision

Arctic Security

Danita Catherine Burke

01/09/201731/05/2018

Teaching and supervision: Teaching

Arctic Security

Sten Rynning

01/09/201731/01/2018

Teaching and supervision: Teaching

Introduction to Political Science

Danita Catherine Burke

01/12/201617/12/2016

Teaching and supervision: Teaching

Supervision of Graduate Students

Danita Catherine Burke

01/12/201731/01/2019

Teaching and supervision: Supervision