Bio


I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Earth System Science. I am currently accepting PhD students to start in Fall 2019. For application information and deadlines, please see https://pangea.stanford.edu/ess/admissions. More information about me and my work can be found at http://storms.stanford.edu.

Academic Appointments


Boards, Advisory Committees, Professional Organizations


  • Advisory Board member, SHOREline Project, National Center for Disaster Preparedness, Columbia University (2013 - 2015)
  • Member-at-Large (elected), American Physical Society - Topical Group on the Physics of Climate (2013 - 2016)
  • Program Committee member, American Physical Society - Topical Group on the Physics of Climate (2016 - 2016)
  • President, Supporting Resilient Communities, Inc. (2017 - Present)
  • Nominating Committee member, American Physical Society - Topical Group on the Physics of Climate (2018 - 2018)

Professional Education


  • B.S., Department of Physics, University of New Hampshire, Physics and Astronomy (2009)
  • Ph.D., Program in Atmospheres, Oceans and Climate, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Atmospheric Sciences (2015)