Jens Heinrich is a Historian (MA and Ph.D.) with a focus on the modernization of Greenland, the relationship between Greenland and Denmark, and the political development of Greenland. Heinrich has a Greenlandic-Danish cultural background with an upbringing and has lived in both countries. Heinrich was a member of the Greenlandic reconciliation Commission and has been attached to projects funded by the Greenlandic and Danish Government and research projects on different subjects related to the historical development of Greenland. Heinrich works at the Greenland Representation in Copenhagen and has previously worked at the Greenland National Museum and Ilisimatusarfik (University of Greenland) among other places.
Updated February 2021