Nina WORMBS

KTH Royal Institute of Technology: Consortium #8, WP7 LEADER

Nina Wormbs is Associate Professor at KTH and served as Head of Division 2010-16. Her research has focused on media history with special interest in infrastructural and political issues concerning broadcasting technologies and frequency allocations. Recent interests are Arctic assessments and remote sensing of the cryosphere. She has had several commissions for the Ministry of Culture, most recently concerning digital radio switch over. She sits on the board of the Nobel Museum and the steering committee for the Swedish Polar Research Secretariat and the Swedish Agency for Accessible Media. She takes part in the public discourse, either with written own material or through for example seminars or radio interviews.

Wormbs will act as WP leader, organise a Local Network Presentation seminar, a Thematic Workshop and participate in the Project Management Board. Her case study is on Arctic monitoring and assessments as windows into science diplomacy.