Short CV/Education and training

  • 1987 – 1999
    Junior, Senior, then Leading Research Scientist, Schmidt Inst. of Physics of the Earth (IPE), Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow

  • 1995 – 2002
    Visiting researcher, U.S. Geological Survey, Menlo Park, CA, USA (the total exceeds 3 years)

  • 1999 – 2001
    Associate Research Professor, Uppsala University, Sweden

  • 2002
    Ass. Research Professor, EOST, l'Universite Strasbourg, France

  • 2003 – 2004
    Senior Researcher, U.S. Geological Survey, Menlo Park, CA, USA

  • Since 2005
    Associate Professor, then Professor, IGG/IGN, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Selected publications

  • Artemieva I.M., 2011. The lithosphere: An interdisciplinary approach. Cambridge University Press Monograph, 794 pp., ISBN 9780521843966

  • Thybo H., Artemieva I.M., Kennett B., (Eds.), 2013. Moho: 100 years after Andrija Mohorovičić. Elsevier, 734 pp.

  • Artemieva I.M. and Mooney W.D., 2001. Thermal structure and evolution of Precambrian lithosphere: A global study. J. Geophys. Res., 106, 16387-16414, DOI: 10.1029/2000JB900439 (>500 citations, 01/2016)

  • Artemieva I.M., 2006. Global 1°x1° thermal model TC1 for the continental lithosphere: implications for lithosphere secular evolution. Tectonophys., 416, 245-277, DOI: 10.1016/j.tecto.2005.11.022 (>200 citations, 01/2016)

  • Artemieva I.M., 2009. The continental lithosphere: Reconciling thermal, seismic, and petrologic data. Lithos, 109, 23-46, DOI: 10.1016/j.lithos. 2008.09.015 (>100 citations, 01/2016)

Complete list of publications

Selected projects

  • EXTERNAL FUNDING (Grants received as sole PI):

  • Four PhD grants, Univ. of Copenhagen, Denmark, 2014,

  • Large Research grant, Danish Research Council, Denmark; success rate 11%, 2014-2017

  • Large Research grant, Danish Research Council, Denmark; success rate 10%, 2011-2013

  • Freja Research grant, University of Copenhagen, Denmark, 2010-2011 (one of 6 recipients)

  • Research grant, Carlsbergfondet, Denmark, 2007-2009

  • Research grant, Carlsbergfondet, Denmark, 2005-2006

  • research grants from the world-leading companies in the diamond-exploration industry, since 1997

Participant in other research programs with high-end total funding:

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Professional panels on National Funding Agencies:

  • l’Institut Universitaire de France (IUF), France, Assessment committee member; Chairperson of Joint Assessment Committee for Young (<45 y.) Professors in Humanities and Sciences (2014), 2013-2015

  • Portuguese National Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT), Panel member in Geosciences, 2012-2014

  • Swedish National Research Council (VR), Vice-chairperson (2007-2009), Panel member in Geosciences, 2006-2011

  • Irish National Basic Research Council, Ireland, Panel member in Earth Sciences, 2002-2003

International professional evaluations:

  • Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), Germany, evaluator in Geophysics, since 2013

  • The Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation, Sweden, external evaluator, 2012

  • Russian Ministry of Science, Mega-grants, evaluator in Geophysics, since 2011

  • Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), external evaluator, since 2010

  • NSF and EarthScope (USA), external evaluator in Geophysics and Continental Dynamics, since 2008

  • INTAS International Program Research Grant Assessment, evaluator in Geophysics, 2005 – 2006

International professional advisory boards and councils:

  • Science Advisor to SINOPROBE, Chinese Flagship National Programme for Deep Exploration, since 2016

  • Chairperson, Danish National Committee for Lithosphere Research, since 2016

  • Council member, European Geosciences Union, since 2013

  • Programme Committee member, European Geoscience Union (ca. 15,000 participants), since 2013

  • European Science Foundation program EUROPROBE (ca. 1500 participants), Science Coordinator, 1999 – 2001

Editorial boards:

  • Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Geodynamics (Elsevier), since 2016

  • Associate editor, Nature Scientific Reports (Nature Publishing Group), since 2014

  • Associate editor, J. Geophysical Research (RAS), since 2014

  • Associate editor, Solid Earth (European Geosciences Union), since 2010

  • Associate editor, Tectonophysics (Elsevier), since 2006

  • Associate editor, Journal of Geodynamics (Elsevier), 1999 – 2009

Professional activities (organizational):

  • Science program coordinator in Solid Earth Geophysics, 33 International Geological Congress, Oslo, 2006 – 2008

  • Organizer and Science program coordinator of ca. 20 ESF-ILP EUROPROBE workshops and scientific steering meetings, 1999 – 2001

  • Convener and co-convener of ca. 30 symposia at the leading international conferences, including: European Geophysical Society (EGS, 1994, 1996, 2000, 2001, 2002), since 1994

  • Intern. Association of Seismology and Physics of the Earth's Interior (IASPEI), 2001

  • Geological Society of America (GSA), 2001

  • European Union of Geosciences (EUG-AGU), 2003

  • European Geoscience Union (EGU), 2005-2016

  • American Geophysical Union (AGU), 2007, 2012

  • Intern. Geological Congress (IGC), 2008, etc.

  • Programme committee member for ILP-TopoEurope symposium (2016), Kyrgyz National Conference on Earthquake mitigation (2016)

Media coverage

  • More than 50 invited and key-note lectures, including annual meetings and general assemblies of:

  • International Lithosphere Program (6),

  • American Geophysical Union (5),

  • European Geosciences Union (3),

  • Geological Society of America (3),

  • International Geological Congress (2),

  • European Space Agency (1),

  • Horizon-2020 “The Science Plan for European Solid Earth Sciences" (1),

  • European Science Foundation Exploratory Workshops (2),

  • National Science Foundation (USA) – EarthScope research workshops, etc,

  • Invited lectures in the leading universities and research centers, including SINOPROBE Directorat (China), Rice Univ. (Houston, TX), UC Berkeley (USA), U. S. Geological Survey; McGill Univ. (Montreal); UQAM (Montreal); GFZ (Potsdam, Germany); ETH (Zurich); ERI (Tokyo), etc.

Soft Skills/Other activities and achievements

Additional interests

  • Consultancy

Soft Skills

  • Other languages (reading): French, Danish


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