Vrak – Museum of Wrecks heads a knowledge network with an interest in maritime archaeology and cultural heritage related to the Baltic Sea. This network, which serves as an advisor to the museum, consists of colleagues from all the countries around the Baltic Sea.

Advisory Board, Vrak – Museum of Wrecks

  • Riikka Alvik, The Finnish Heritage Agency and University of Helsinki, Finland
  • Staffan von Arbin, Bohusläns museum and University of Gothenburg, Sweden
  • Mirja Arnshav, CEMAS , Stockholm University and SMTM, Sweden
  • Jens Auer, Landesamt für Kultur und Denkmalpflege Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany
  • Jørgen Dencker, JD Maritime, Denmark
  • Urmas Dresen, Estonian Maritime Museum, Estonia
  • Lars Einarsson, Kalmar läns museum, Sweden
  • Simon Ekström, CEMAS, Stockholm University, Sweden
  • Niklas Eriksson, Stockholm University, Sweden
  • Stefanie Klooß, BRHC WG UCH and State Archaeology Department of Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
  • Frode Kvalø, BRHC WG UCH and Norwegian Maritime Museum, Norway
  • Marcus Lindholm, BRHC WG UCH and The Åland Goverment, Åland Board of Antiquities, Åland Islands
  • Torben Malm, Agency for Culture and Palaces, Denmark
  • Jānis Meinerts, BRHC WG UCH and National Heritage Board of Latvia, Latvia
  • Anna McWilliams, MARIS , Södertörn University, Sweden.
  • Leos Müller, CEMAS, Stockholm University, Sweden
  • Delia Ní Chíobháin Enqvist, Bohusläns museum and GRASCA , Linnæus University, Sweden
  • Björn Nilsson, Lund University, Sweden
  • Iwona Pomian, BRHC WG UCH and National Maritime Museum in Gdańsk, Poland
  • Maili Roio, BRHC WG UCH and National Heritage Board of Estonia, Estonia
  • Johan Rönnby, MARIS, Södertörn University, Sweden.
  • Petr Sorokin, BRHC WG UCH, Institute for the History of material Culture of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia
  • Petra Stråkendal, County Administrative Board Blekinge, Sweden
  • Jenny Sundström, County Administrative Board Kalmar, Sweden
    Sallamaria Tikkanen, BRHC WG UCH and The Finnish Heritage Agency, Finland
  • Otto Christian Uldum, Langelands Museum, Denmark
  • Stefan Wessman, EAC UCH WG and The Finnish Heritage Agency, Finland
  • Christer Westerdahl, Sweden
  • Elżbieta Wróblewska, National Maritime Museum in Gdańsk, Poland
  • Vladas Žulkus, Klaipeda University, Lithuania


CEMAS – Centrum för maritima studier/ Centre for Maritime Studies
BRHC WG UCH – Baltic Region Heritage Committee Working Group on Underwater Cultural Heritage
MARIS – Maritime Archaeology Research Institute at Södertörn University
GRASCA – Graduate School in Contract Archaeology
EAC UCH WG – European Archaeologiae Consilium Underwater Cultural Heritage Working Group