Pauline Pic is a PhD Candidate at Laval University, in Quebec. She is the 2020 fellow of the social and human working group of the International Arctic Science committee. She holds a master’s in Geography from the Paris-Sorbonne University. Her research is supervised by Pr. Frédéric Lasserre (Laval University) and Pr. Stéphane Roussel (ENAP) and questions the definition of security in the Arctic region. She especially focuses on the spatial dynamics of security.