Curriculum Vitae

Education

1997 Ph.D. University of California, Santa Barbara, CA Biological Sciences
1989 B.A. Harvard University, Cambridge, MA Biology, magna cum laude


Experience

2004-present Visiting Fellow, Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, University of Colorado, Boulder CO
2004-present Director, Science Policy Assessment and Research on Climate (SPARC)
2003-present Project Scientist, Environmental and Societal Impacts Group, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder CO
2002-2003 Visiting Scientist, Environmental and Societal Impacts Group, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder CO
1999-2002 Co-Chair, Carbon Cycle Interagency Working Group, U.S. Global Change Research Program
1998-2002 Program Manager, Carbon Cycle Program, Office of Global Programs, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Silver Spring, MD.
1997-1998 Associate Program Manager for Ocean-Atmosphere Carbon Exchange Study and Atlantic Climate Change Program, Office of Global Programs, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (through UCAR), Silver Spring, MD.
1996-1997 National Sea Grant Fellow, International Development, Office of Global Programs, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Silver Spring, MD
1990-1995 Teaching and Graduate Research Assistant, Department of Biological Sciences, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA
1989-1990 Technical Communications Specialist, Eastern Research Group, Inc., Arlington, MA


Grants & Awards

PI and Co-Lead, State of the Carbon Cycle Report. NASA Cooperative agreement
PI Scales of Decision-Making and the Carbon Cycle. NOAA Grant.
Co-PI, Science Policy Assessment and Research on Climate (SPARC) for Decision-Making Under Uncertainty. NSF Grant.
NOAA Cash Award, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001
Dean John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship, 1995
National Science Foundation Graduate Fellowship, 1991-1993


Selected Invited Presentations

[Excluding multiple NOAA and National program presentations]

2003 Co-Chair, Session: State of the Science: The Role of the Carbon Cycle in the Earth System. Winter AMS meeting, Long Beach, CA
2002 “The U.S. Carbon Cycle Program: Building an Integrated Program” University of Maryland, College Park MD
2002 “Building an Integrated Carbon Cycle Program” Old Dominion University, Norfolk VA
2002 “Ocean Sciences at NOAA since September 11th” AGU/Ocean Sciences Meeting
2001 Co-Chair, Special Session on Oceans, Carbon Cycle and Societal Interactions, Winter American Meteorological Society Meeting, Albuquerque NM


Professional Memberships

American Geophysical Union
American Meteorological Society

 

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