Marie-Michèle Ouellet-Bernier


Marie-Michèle Ouellet-Bernier

Université du Québec à Montréal

Marie-Michèle Ouellet-Bernier is a PhD student at Université du Québec à Montréal under the supervision of Anne de Vernal and Daniel Chartier. Her thesis aims to document past climatic conditions and representations from the coast of Labrador/Nunatsiavut. She is working with an interdisciplinary approach mixing historical climatology, discursive analysis and paleoclimatology. Her project is presenting human perception of climate from 1770 to 1950. After her thesis defense planned this spring, Marie-Michèle will start a postdoctoral fellowship at Université Laval, she will work to improve the method developed during her PhD. Her postdoctoral project will document past climatic conditions in coastal Nunavik.


Discursive sources, historical climatology, paleoclimatology, climate change, human-nature relations, Labrador, Nunatsiavut, Nunavik