We are here to give you a challenging and rewarding academic experience. We know that to be on the cutting edge, we have to have a strong research program.

Our faculty and students are active in research opportunities in a wide variety of fields such as:

  • Severe weather
  • Urban forests and biogeography
  • Historical cartography
  • Meteorological education
  • Remote sensing and heat loss
  • Heritage tourism

Here are a few examples:

  • Pacific Rim ports and developments as well as ethnic Southeast Asians in North America (Christopher Airriess)
  • The influence of the North American Oscillation (NAO) on summer streamflow and winter snowfall variability in the Eastern United States (Jill Coleman)
  • Agricultural land changes in the urban expansion during the past two decades in Shanxi Province of China (Jason Yang)
  • The effects of Snow on Traffic Counts in Upstate New York (Dave Call)

As you can see, we cover a lot areas, and it’s all for your benefit.

Our faculty have conducted research, such as: