About the Author

M JACKSON is an adventurer and environmental educator pursing a doctorate in geography and earth science at the University of Oregon, where she is researching glaciers and climate change in the Arctic. A National Geographic Expert, a U.S. Fulbright Scholar in Turkey, and Peace Corps Volunteer in Zambia, M holds a Masters of Science degree from the University of Montana where she focused on climate change and Alaskan glaciers. M received a 2015 U.S. Fulbright-National Science Foundation Arctic Research Grant, and is currently completing her doctoral field research in Iceland. When not at sea or leading an expedition, Jackson lives outside Eugene, Oregon.

Author Photo by Annie Agnone