The program offers studies in a wide variety of climate and weather-related areas including: Meteorological Instrumentation, Weather and Climate Modeling, Paleoclimatology, Global Climate Change, Severe Weather, Glaciers and Water Resources, Ice and Climate, Tropical Climatology and Hurricanes.

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January 10, 2023

Professors Steven Quiring and Jana Houser working a career fair table and handing out swag for Ohio State Geography at the 103rd American Meteorological Society meeting in Denver, CO. The AMS is…

January 9, 2023

The American Meteorology Society are having their annual meeting for the 103'rd time Jan. 8-12 2023 and The Ohio State University Department of Geography Atmospheric Sciences Program (ASP) is well…

November 4, 2022

The State Climatologist of Ohio position has been held for many years by various faculty in the OSU Department of Geography. Dr. Jeff Rogers filled this role for years until his retirement. And…

September 16, 2022

Every year the American Geophysical Union (AGU) recognizes “ground breaking research or leadership in global environmental change through cross-disciplinary, interdisciplinary, and trans-…

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Graduate Program Coordinator
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Emeritus Faculty
Jay Hobgood
Emeritus Professor
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Associate Professor