Permafrost Young Researchers Network

Dear Permafrost Young Researchers,

PYRN renews its current Executive Committee (ExCom), Council and National Representatives for the next two years (2018-2020) beginning after EUCOP2018. This is your chance to get involved in an international network of young experts aiming to organize and foster the future generation of permafrost researchers.  

The following positions in the ExCom are open for application:



Person responsible for next International Conference on Permafrost organization

Person responsible for next Regional Conference on Permafrost organization


Social Media

National Representatives Coordinator (also acts as the Council Chair)

APECS liaison

All ExCom positions and their functions are summarized on our website ( Do not hesitate to contact us (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) if you have further questions. 

To submit your application, please use the following form:

Your application should include a short description (max. 350 Words) of your motivation and why you are interested in PYRN and becoming part of the ExCom, Council or National Representative.

Please submit your application until 01 May 2018.

The current ExCom will collect all nominations and elect candidates into the new ExCom. Nominees will receive a notification on 31 May 2016.

On June 23rd, in connection with the Young researchers Workshop at EUCOP2018 in Chamonix, France, PYRN organizes a general assembly where the new ExCom will be introduced. Attending the EUCOP is no criteria for a nomination.

We are looking forward to your application. 

Yours sincerely,

The PYRN Executive Committee