IASSA cooperates with other organizations in order to enhance its own objectives of promoting Arctic social sciences.  While IASSA maintains informal ties with many organizations, it has formal agreements with the International Arctic Science Committee (IASC)and University of the Arctic (UArctic), and the Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS).

IASC-IASSA Letter of Agreement download LoA renewed April 2013 download LoA signed Spring 2008
IASC-UArctic-IASSA Letter of Agreement     download LoA signed April 2011  download LoA signed June 2017
APECS-IASSA Memorandum of Understanding      signed 2010  

IASSA enjoys Observer Status at the Arctic Council.

IASSA is a member of the International Science Council.


Contact Information

IASSA Secretariat

ARCTICenter: Arctic, Remore and Cold Territories Interdiciplinary Center


348 ITTC 
1227 27th W Street 
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0406 USA

Phone: 1-319-273-3778
Fax: 1-319-273-7103



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