Thank you for your interest in happenings with science support in Barrow. This web page serves as a source of information on the services, facilities, and expertise available to researchers at the “Top of the World”.
UIC Science, a Small Business Administration certified 8(a) company, provides on-the-ground support to researchers in Barrow, Atqasuk, and other locations. Our staff are very knowledgeable about the local environmental, administrative, and cultural conditions on Alaska’s North Slope.
We directly support projects funded through agencies such as the US Department of Energy, NASA, Naval Research Laboratory, Office of Naval Research, North Pacific Research Board, BOEM, and others as well as non-US based researchers including Max Planck Institute for Ornithology, Swedish Polar Research Secretariat, and Ocean University of China among others. Principal Investigators can select from an a la carte menu of support functions as appropriate for their project.
No matter your funding source or area of research, UIC Science can help you achieve a successful outcome to your project.
Contact information for our personnel is available either on the staff or contact us page.