Chronological listing of selected

Professional Activities, Honors, and Awards

Service activities at Florida Atlantic University, 2005-2014:


2012 - 2014: Technical Advisory Board, North Carolina Renewable Ocean Energy Program

2011 - 2015: Technical Advisory Board, Ocean Thermal Energy Corporation (Lancaster, PA).

2011 - 2013: Editorial Board Member, Ecology Domain, The ScientificWorld

2007 - 2011: Principal Editor, Environmental Management & Policy Domain, TheScientificWorld

2005 - 2010: Editorial Board & Topic Editor for Air Pollution & Air Quality; Climate Change, Encyclopedia of Earth

2004 -2011: Associate Editor, Environmental Science & Policy

2001 - 2011: Associate Editor, Environmental Management & Policy Domain; [2001 - 2011] Editorial Board Member, Atmospheric Systems Domain, TheScientificWorld

2001 - 2002: Focus Leader, Planetary Atmospheres & Oceans, Institute for Geophysics and Planetary Physics, Los Alamos National Laboratory

2000 - 2005: Founding President, Southwest Environmental Research and Education, Inc. (SERE), an educational non-profit

1998 - 2002: Steering Committee, Atmospheric Science Programs, DOE Office of Science

1998 - 2000: Steering Committee, Southwest Region, National Assessment Working Group, Subcommittee on Global Change Research, OSTP

1998 - 2015: Editorial Board Member, Environmental Science & Policy (Elsevier Sciences Ltd.)

1997 - 2016: Certified Consulting Meteorologist (CCM certificate no. 569), American Meteorological Society

1996 - 1999: Dissertation Committee for Mr. Afonso Paiva (Division of Meteorology and Physical Oceanography, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Miami)

1996: External Reviewer for Atmospheric LIDAR Program of NOAA Environmental Technology Laboratory

1995 - 1997: Dissertation committee, Ms. Fiona Horsfall (Division of Meteorology and Physical Oceanography, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Miami)

1995 - 1998: Dissertation committee, Mr. David Levinson (Department of Geography, University of Colorado at Boulder)

1995: Participant, AAAS Workshop on Benchmarks for Science Literacy

1995: Administrators’ Workshop on Conflict Resolution, University of Colorado

1995: Administrators’ Workshop on Sexual Harrassment Prevention, University of Colorado

1995: Participant, 1995 Conference on Colorado Environmental Education, sponsored by the Colorado Alliance on Environmental Education

1995: FIRE-III Proposal Prioritization Panel, National Aeronautics and Space Administration

1994 - 1997 Advisory Committee, University Knowledge Access Network (UKAN) Project, University of Colorado

1994 - 1997: Director, CIRES Graduate Research Fellowship Program

1994: Re-elected Fellow of CIRES

1994: Invited participant & speaker at the First Boulder Creek Watershed Forum

1994: Invited participant & speaker at the Aspen Global Change Institute Summer Science Session on “Cloud Radiation Feedbacks and the Credibility of Atmospheric Models”

1994: Selected for inclusion in American Men and Women of Science

1993 - 1997: University of Colorado Speaker’s Bureau

1993: Interim Director, CIRES

1993: Organizing Committee, Lecturer, and Teaching Module Consultant, Earth Science Summer Institute for Teachers (a NOAA/ERL - CU collaboration)

1993: Selected for inclusion in Who’s Who in the West

1992 - 1993: Organizing Committee and Session Chair, National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Symposium on Environmental Research: A Rocky Mountain Focus

1992: National Aeronautics and Space Administration Group Achievement Award, FIRE Science Experiment Team

1991: Consultant on Ocean Modeling for Climate Prediction to the JASON Group

1991: Invited contributor to, and reviewer for, the Encyclopedia of Earth Systems Science (Academic Press).

1990 - 1997: Member of the Graduate Faculty, University of Colorado at Boulder

1990 - 1993: University of Colorado representative, Colorado Consortium on Global Climate Change.

1990 - 1993: Task Force on Inter-Institutional Research and Development, Colorado Center on Environmental Management.

1989 - 1996: Director, CIRES Program of Excellence Undergraduate Internship Program

1989 - 1990: National Air Quality Center planning committee.

1988: Re-elected Fellow of CIRES

1988: Workshop participant, Sexual Harrassment in the Workplace, University of Colorado

1987 - 1988: Joint Project Coordinator, Marine Atmospheric Boundary Layer Entrainment Project and Gulf of Mexico as a Moisture Source Project.

1987: Mission Scientist (NCAR Electra), FIRE Phase I Marine Stratocumulus Experiment

1986 - 1997: Director, CIRES Visiting Fellows’ Program

1986: Participant, Summer Course on Atmospheric Radiation as it Relates to Climate, sponsored by the AMS, DOC/NOAA/ERL, NASA, and DOE/LLNL.

1985: Elected Fellow of CIRES

1985: Visiting Scientist, Cloud-Climate Interactions Group, National Center for Atmospheric Research.

1985: Mission Scientist (NOAA WP-3D), California Stratocumulus Experiment

1984 - 1989: FIRE (First ISCCP [International Satellite Cloud Climatology Project] Regional Experiment) Phase I Science Experiment Team.

1984 - 1988: FASINEX (Frontal Air-Sea Interaction Experiment) Steering Committee.

1983 - 1984: Scientific Adviser, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration / National Bureau of Oceanography of the P.R.C. Scientific Exchange Program.

1981: Mission Scientist (NOAA WP-3D), EPOCS-IV Subtropical Boundary Layer Experiment

1980 - 1981: Guest Editor, Progress in Oceanography.

1979 - 1982: Research Advisor for Ms. Patricia L. Gruber (M.Sc., 1981, Division of Meteorology and Physical Oceanography, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Miami).

1979 - 1982: Thesis Committee for Ms. Lynn D. Leslie (M.Sc., 1981, Division of Meteorology and Physical Oceanography, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Miami).

1979 - 1981: National Research Council Resident Research Associate

1978 - 1979: Associate Editor, Deep-Sea Research, 26, GATE Supplement II (W. Duing, Guest Editor).

1975 - 1977: Associate Editor, Modeling and Prediction of the Upper Layers of the Ocean, Pergamon Press. (Ed. E. B. Kraus). (Also participant at the NATO Advanced Study Institute, Urbino, Italy).

1973: Rapporteur, NASA Symposium on Possible Relationships between Solar Activity and Meteorological Phenomena, Goddard Space Flight Center (NASA SP-366).

1973 - 2016: Reviewer for:
Manuscripts submitted for publication in Atmospheric Research; Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society; Computer Physics Communications; Directions in Science, Environmental Science & Policy; Environmental Science & Policy; International Journal of Climatology; Journal of Climate; Journal of Climate and Applied Meteorology; Journal of Geophysical Research; Journal of Physical Oceanography; Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences; Limnology and Oceanography; Monthly Weather Review; Tellus; TheScientificWorld; Journal of Power and Energy; Marine Technology Society Journal
Proposals submitted to the National Science Foundation; the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration; the National Aeronautics and Space Administration; the California Space Institute & the Institute for Geophysics and Planetary Physics (both University of California entities); and the Department of Energy.