Jason E. Box

Professor in Glaciology, Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland

Jason E. Box PhD is a Greenland ice climatologist and professor at the Geologic Survey of Denmark and Greenland. He installed and maintained a network of more than 20 automatic weather stations on Greenland ice in expeditions spanning 1994 to the present. He was a university professor from 2003 to 2010 emphasizing climate change, atmosphere-surface interactions and environmental issues/solutions. He led the Greenland entry for the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society's annual State of the Climate reports from 2003 to 2012. He has lead or co-authored more than 80 scientific publications related to ice-climate interactions. He was a contributing author to Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change fourth and fifth assessment reports. He founded the Dark Snow Project to put numbers on wildfire and other elements darkening Greenland ice. See

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