Hanne E.F. Nielsen

Hanne Nielsen is a lecturer in the School of Humanities, University of Tasmania. She holds a PhD in Representations of Antarctica from UTAS, and a Masters in Antarctic Studies from the University of Canterbury. Hanne's background is in literary studies (BA Hons in German Literature, University of Auckland) and her passion is for the Southern Continent.


  • –present
    PhD Candidate in Antarctic Representations, University of Tasmania


  • 2013 
    University of Canterbury, Master of Antarctic Studies

Professional Memberships

  • SCAR Humanities and Social Sciences Expert Group Executive Committee
  • Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS) Vice President