Professor of Meteorology
Applied Aviation Sciences Department
Daytona College of Aviation
Daytona Beach campus


  • Ph.D. - Doctor of Philosophy in Geography, Indiana State University
  • M.S. - Master of Science in Geoscience, Western Kentucky University
  • B.A. - Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy, Western Kentucky University

  • WX 201: Survey of Meteorology
  • WX 215: Introduction to Geoscience


Mary R. Snow, Ph.D.

Professor of Meteorology
Applied Aviation Sciences
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
600 S. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Daytona Beach, Florida 32114
E-mail: Snowm@erau.edu
Phone: 386-226-6770


EDUCATION

Ph.D. Physical Geography - August 1999, GPA 4.0
Indiana State University (ISU), Terre Haute, Indiana

R.S. Geoscience - May 1996, GPA 4.0
Western Kentucky University (WKU), Bowling Green, Kentucky

B.S. Geography/Philosophy - May 1994, summa cum laude
Western Kentucky University (WKU), Bowling Green, Kentucky


AWARDS

ICICTE 2011 Friend of the Conference Award
Mentor of the Year 2010, McNair Scholars Program
Best Paper Award, American Conference for Academic Disciplines
Oxford Round Table Fellow
ERAU College of Aviation Faculty Member of the Year 2007
ERAU College of Aviation Faculty Member of the Year 2006
Sorenson Best Paper Award, Journal of Air Transportation
Applied Aviation Sciences Outstanding Performance Award
ERAU Outstanding Faculty Excellence Award
Whos Who in America
Whos Who in the Midwest
Whos Who Among Teachers
WKU President's Scholar (9 semesters)
WKU Non-traditional Student Scholarship
Commonwealth of Kentucky Scholarships (3 awards)
WKU Geography and Geology Outstanding Senior Award
WKU Geography and Geology Outstanding Graduate Student


PAPERS & PUBLICATIONS
* Peer-reviewed proceedings
** Refereed journal article


**The Challenge of Climate Change in the Classroom, WSEAS Transactions on Environment and Development, Vol 6. Issue 1, 2010, ISSN: 1790-5079, co-author R. Snow

**The Reestablishment of American Ginseng (Panax Quinquefolius), WSEAS Transactions on Biology and Biomedicine, Vol. 6, Issue 2, 2009, ISSN: 1109-9518, co-author R. Snow

**Climate Change Policy: What We Need and Why, International Journal of Arts & Sciences, Vol. 3, Issue 8, 2010, ISSN: 1944-6934, co-authors R. Snow and K. Kowing

*Climate Change Curricula and the Challenge for Educators, Proceedings of the 2nd WSEAS International Conference on Climate Change, Global Warming, and Biological Problems, co-author R. Snow

*Conservation Biology and the Reintroduction of Panax quinquefolius, Proceedings of the 2nd WSEAS International Conference on Climate Change, Global Warming, and Biological Problems, co-author R. Snow

*Climate Change: Confronting Media Misinformation in the Classroom, Proceedings of IADAT e-2009, The 5th International Conference on Education: Innovation, Technology and Research in Education, co-author R. Snow

*Music as a Medium for Environmental Education, Proceedings of the National Conference for Academic Disciplines, co-author R. Snow

*Ecological Restoration of American Ginseng (panax quinquefolius), Proceedings of the National Conference for Academic Disciplines, co-author R. Snow

*Tropical Forest Restoration: Enhancing Economies and Ecosystems, Proceedings of the 35th Annual Conference on Ecosystems Restoration and Creation, co-author R. Snow

*Modeling, Monitoring, and Mitigating Sea Level Rise, Proceedings of the Coastal Cities Summit: Values and Vulnerabilities, co-author R. Snow

**Modeling, Monitoring, and Mitigating Sea Level Rise, Management of Environmental Quality: An International Journal, Vol. 20, Issue 4, 2009, co-author R. Snow

*GIS Modeling and Mitigation of Coral Reef Damage, Proceedings of the 11th International Coral Reef Symposium, co-author R. Snow

*GIS Forest Inventory and Evaluation in the Wake of Climate Change, Proceedings of the 28th Conference on Agricultural and Forest Meteorology and the 18th Conference on Atmospheric Biogeosciences, American Meteorological Society, co-author R. Snow

**Lightning Signature Assessment to Forecast Tornado Formation, International Journal of Energy and Environment, Issue 1, Vol. 1, pp. 7-11, 2007, co-authors, R. Snow and N. Kufa

**Global Warming Risks to Sustainable Forests: Evidence, Impacts, and Intervention, The Forum on Public Policy, Volume 3, Number 4, pp. 429-433, 2007, co-author R. Snow

**Climate Change and the Challenge for Coastal Communities, The Forum on Public Policy, Volume 3, Number 4, pp. 423-428, 2007, co-author R. Snow

*GIS Assessment of Environmental Impacts on Urban Forests, Proceedings of the Second International Congress on Environmental Planning and Management, 2007, co-author R. Snow

*GIS Analysis of Lightning Strikes within a Tornadic Environment, Proceedings of the 3rd World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society (WSEAS) International Conference on Energy, Environment, Ecosystems, and Sustainable Development (EEESD'07), 2007, co-authors R. Snow and N. Kufa

*Evolution of the American Ecological Paideia, Proceedings of the 19th International Conference of Philosophy, 2007, co-author R. Snow

*Adapting GIS Exercises to Suit a Multidisciplinary Audience, Proceedings of the 2007 International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education, 2007, co-author R. Snow

*A Multimedia Approach to Climate Change Education, Proceedings of the 2007 International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education, 2007, co-author R. Snow

*Crafting a Multimedia Climate Change Curriculum, Proceedings of the International Association for the Development of Advances in Technology (IADAT) 4th International Conference on Education, 2007, co-author R. Snow

*The Native American and European Perception of Place in the New World, Proceedings of the 6th Annual Hawaii International Conference on Social Sciences (ISSN 1539-7300), 2007, co-author R. Snow

**Ethics in the Information Exploitation and Manipulation Age, Campus-Wide Information Systems, Vol. 24, Issue 3, pp. 207-216, 2007, co-author R. Snow

*GIS and Tropical Meteorology: A Twofold Teaching Tactic, Proceedings of the Urban and Regional Information Systems Association (URISA) 2006 Caribbean GIS Conference: Shattering Barriers&Building Bridges, 2006, co-author R. Snow
*An Assessment of Recent Normal Continentality Variation Across the Western United States, Papers of the 29th Annual Applied Geography Conference, 2006, co-author R. Snow

A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words, a Map is Priceless: Graphic Communication Manipulation, International Electronic Symposium on Knowledge Communication and Peer Reviewing: e-KCPR 2006, co-author R. Snow

*Aircraft Icing Education Based on Multimedia Instructional Design, Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Education and Information Systems, Technologies and Applications: EISTA 2006, co-author R. Snow

**Annual Temperature Range as an Indicator of Climate Change, The World Resource Review, Vol. 18, No. 2, pp. 214-226, 2006, co-author R. Snow

*Aircraft Icing Instruction: An Evaluation of NASAs Pedagogical Products, Proceedings of the International Association for the Development of Advances in Technology (IADAT) 3rd International Conference on Education, 2006, co-author R. Snow

*Classroom Assessment of Multimedia Module on the Culture of Islam, Proceedings of the International Association for the Development of Advances in Technology (IADAT) 3rd International Conference on Education, 2006, co-author R. Snow

**Continentality Time-Series Trends in the Western U.S. World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society Transactions on Environment and Development (ISSN 1790-5079), Vol. 2, Issue 7, July 2006, co-author R. Snow

*Time-Series Analysis of Continentality to Assess Climate Trends, Proceedings of the 2006 World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society (WSEAS) International Conference on Energy, Environment, Ecosystems, and Sustainable Development (EEESD'06), 2006, co-author R. Snow

*Ethics in an Age of Information Manipulation and Exploitation, Readings in Technology in Education: Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education (ISBN 1-895802-26-8; ISSN 1109-2084), 2006, co-author R. Snow

*Delivery and Evaluation of NASA Aircraft Icing Electronic Educational Materials, Readings in Technology in Education: Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education (ISBN 1-895802-26-8; ISSN 1109-2084), 2006, co-author R. Snow

**An Education Module on Islam: Evaluating Student Knowledge and Perception, Journal of Science Education (ISSN 0124-5481), Vol. 7, 2006, co-author R. Snow

*An Education Module on Islam: Evaluating Student Knowledge and Perception, Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Institutional Evaluation Techniques in Education, 2006, co-author R. Snow

*Annual Temperature Range as an Indicator of Climate Change, Proceedings of the 17th Global Warming Conference and Expo, 2006, co-author R. Snow

**The Universal Language of Maps: Ethical Concerns of Computer Cartography as Art and Science, Teaching Ethics: Journal of the Society for Ethics Across the Curriculum, Spring 2006, Vol. 6, No. 2, co-author R. Snow

**Principles of Geographic Information Systems, Journal of Advanced Technology on Education (ISSN 1698-1073), October 2005, co-author R. Snow

Assessing the Effect of Weather on Sea Turtle Nests, Daytona Beach, Florida, Proceedings of the American Meteorological Societys 15th Symposium on Education, 2006, co-author R. Snow

Lightning: Meteorologys New Tool, Proceedings of the American Meteorological Societys Second Conference on Meteorological Applications of Lightning Data, 2006, co-author Nicole Kufa

**Annual Temperature Range Time-Series Trends and Long-Range Forecasting, The National Weather Digest, Vol. 29, December 2005, co-author Mary Snow

*GIS and Environmental Management: The Morality of Manipulating Maps, Proceeding of the Sixth International Conference of Computer Ethics: Philosophical Enquiry, 2005, co-author R. Snow

*Ethical Issues of Geographic Information Systems, Proceedings of the International Association for the Development of Advances in Technology (IADAT) International Conference on Education, 2005, co-author R. Snow
*GIS Modeling and Simulation of Sea Level Rise Scenarios, Proceedings of the International Association for Science and Technology Development (IASTED) Modeling and Simulation Conference, 2005, co-author R. Snow

**Sacrificial Limbs: Can the Trees Save Us? Focus on Geography, Vol. 48:2, 2005, co-author R. Snow

**Advanced Aviation and Aerospace GIS: Course Development and Curriculum Expansion, Journal of Air Transportation, Vol. 9:3, 2004, co-author R. Snow

*GIS Modeling of Coastal Climate Change Scenarios, Proceedings of the 2nd Urban and Regional Information Systems Association (URISA) Caribbean GIS Conference, 2004, co-author R. Snow

*3-D GIS Visualization in Aviation and Aerospace Education, Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education, 2004, co-author R. Snow

*Development and Implementation of Advanced GIS Courses within an Aviation and Aerospace Curriculum, Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Education and Information Systems: Technologies and Applications, 2004, co-author R. Snow

*3-D GIS Applications in Aviation and Aerospace Pedagogy, Proceedings of the Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI) User Education Conference, 2004, co-author R. Snow

**Enhancing Microburst Pedagogy: Visual Clues for Aviators, Collegiate Aviation Review, Vol. 20:1, 2003, co-author R. Snow

*Geographic Information System Applications in Interdisciplinary Research and Education, Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education, 2003, co-author R. Snow

*Integrating Geographic Information Systems Technology into an Interdisciplinary Environment, Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Technology in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, 2003, co-author R. Snow

**Aviation Opportunities in Ecotourism, The Journal of Aviation/Aerospace Education & Research, Vol. 12:2, 2002, co-author R. Snow


Reintroduction of American Ginseng (Panax quinquefolius), Doctoral Dissertation, 1999

Environmentalism in the United States: An Evolving Perspective, Master's Thesis, 1996

Brownsville-Edmonson County Comprehensive Plan, co-author, 1995
Maximizing Rural Tourism, Horse Cave, Kentucky, Kentucky Academy of Science Proceedings, Geography Section, 1995

Summarization of Kentucky Wind Data, Kentucky Climate Center, 1993

Wind Energy in Kentucky, Fact Sheet Series, Kentucky Division of Energy, 1993, co-authors R. Snow & D. Conner

Kentucky Winds and Renewable Energy, Kentucky Academy of Science Proceedings, Geography Section, 1993


PRESENTATIONS

Evolution of a Companion Website: An Assessment of Online Ancillaries, 2011 International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education (ICICTE), Rhodes, Greece, 7-9 July 2011

Risk of Wildfires in Volusia County, with K. Brager, 75th Annual Meeting of the Florida Academy of Sciences, Melbourne, Florida, 11-12 March 2011

Agriculture in a Changing Climate, with R. Snow, 75th Annual Meeting of the Florida Academy of Sciences, Melbourne, Florida, 11-12 March 2011

Geographic Information Systems Ethics, with R. Snow, Third Annual Florida Statewide Symposium: Engagement in Undergraduate Research, Orlando, Florida, 8-9 October 2010

GIS and the Climate Change Challenge, with R. Snow, Central Florida GIS Workshop, Daytona Beach, Florida, 23-24 September 2010

Simulating Climate Change Impacts on Forests, with R. Snow, Central Florida GIS Workshop, Daytona Beach, Florida, 23-24 September 2010

The Causes, Consequences, and Alleviation of Desertification, with R. Snow, 74th Annual Meeting of the Florida Academy of Sciences, Fort Pierce, Florida, 19-20 March 2010

Analyzing Drought Impacts and Assessing Mitigation Strategies, with R. Snow, 74th Annual Meeting of the Florida Academy of Sciences, Fort Pierce, Florida, 19-20 March 2010

Climate Change Policy: What We Need and Why, with R. Snow and K. Kowing, International Journal of Arts & Sciences (IJAS) Conference for Academic Disciplines, Orlando, Florida, 1-4 March 2010

Climate Change Curricula and the Challenge for Educators, with R. Snow, 2nd WSEAS International Conference on Climate Change, Global Warming, and Biological Problems, Baltimore, Maryland, 7-9 November 2009

Conservation Biology and the Reintroduction of Panax quinquefolius, with R. Snow, 2nd WSEAS International Conference on Climate Change, Global Warming, and Biological Problems, Baltimore, Maryland, 7-9 November 2009

Climate Change: The Science and the Skeptics, with R. Snow, Florida Academy of Sciences and the Orlando Science Centers Café Scientifique, Orlando, Florida, 5 August 2009

The Proof and Processes of Climate Change, with R. Snow, 15th International Interdisciplinary Conference on the Environment, Daytona Beach, Florida, 8-11 July 2009

Evolution of an Ecological Ethic, with R. Snow, 15th International Interdisciplinary Conference on the Environment, Daytona Beach, Florida, 8-11 July 2009

An Examination of January Temperature Trends Across the United States, with R. Snow, 73rd Annual Meeting of the Florida Academy of Sciences, St. Leo, Florida, 20-21 March 2009

Wild Ginseng: Wonder of the World, with R. Snow, 73rd Annual Meeting of the Florida Academy of Sciences, St. Leo, Florida, 20-21 March 2009

Establishing American Environmentalism, with R. Snow, International Society for the Social Studies Annual Conference, Orlando, Florida, 26-27 February 2009

Building the Future with Green Architecture, with R. Snow, International Society for the Social Studies Annual Conference, Orlando, Florida, 26-27 February 2009

Music as a Medium for Environmental Education, with R. Snow, International Conference for Academic Disciplines, Orlando, Florida, 16-19 February 2009

Ecological Restoration of American Ginseng (panax quinquefolius), with R. Snow, International Conference for Academic Disciplines, Orlando, Florida, 16-19 February 2009

Modeling, Monitoring, and Mitigating Sea Level Rise, with R. Snow, Coastal Cities Summit: Values and Vulnerabilities, St. Petersburg, Florida, 17-20 November 2008

Tropical Forest Restoration: Enhancing Economies and Ecosystems, with R. Snow, 35th Annual Conference on Ecosystems Restoration and Creation, Plant City, Florida, 6-8 November 2008

GIS Modeling and Mitigation of Coral Reef Damage, with R. Snow, 11th International Coral Reef Symposium, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, 7-11 July 2008

Mitigating the Adverse Association of Transportation and Climate, with R. Snow, 2008 Joint Assembly of the American Geophysical Union: A Meeting of the Americas, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, 2730 May 2008

GIS Assessment of Wind Energy Potential in California and Florida, with R. Snow, 2008 Joint Assembly of the American Geophysical Union: A Meeting of the Americas, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, 2730 May 2008

GIS Forest Inventory and Evaluation in the Wake of Climate Change, with R. Snow, 28th Conference on Agricultural and Forest Meteorology and the 18th Conference on Atmospheric Biogeosciences, Orlando, Florida, 28 April  2 May 2008

Assessing, Monitoring and Defending Coral Reefs, with R. Snow, 2008 Southeast Regional User Group (SERUG) Conference, Jacksonville, Florida, 14-16 April 2008

The Climate Change and Transportation Link, with R. Snow, 72nd Annual Meeting of the Florida Academy of Sciences and the 85th Annual Meeting of the Georgia Academy of Science, Jacksonville, Florida 14-15 March 2008

GIS Analysis of Site-specific Wind Power Potential in Florida, with R. Snow and C. Wichert, 72nd Annual Meeting of the Florida Academy of Sciences and the 85th Annual Meeting of the Georgia Academy of Science, Jacksonville, Florida 14-15 March 2008

Climatic Change and Sea Level Rise, National Council for Geographic Education 92nd Annual Meeting, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 18  21 October 2007

Why Climates Change, National Council for Geographic Education 92nd Annual Meeting, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 18  21 October 2007

Active Learning Workshop on Climate Change & Variation, National Council for Geographic Education 92nd Annual Meeting, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 18  21 October 2007

Global Warming Risks to Sustainable Forests: Evidence, Impacts, and Intervention, The Oxford Roundtable - Global Warming and Sustainable Development: Governing a Crisis, St. Annes College, University of Oxford, England, 12-17 August 2007

GIS Assessment of Environmental Impacts on Urban Forests, with R. Snow, Second International Congress on Environmental Planning and Management, Berlin, Germany, 5-10 August 2007

GIS Analysis of Lightning Strikes within a Tornadic Environment, with R. Snow, 3rd World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society (WSEAS) International Conference on Energy, Environment, Ecosystems, and Sustainable Development (EEESD'07), Crete, Greece, 24-26 July 2007

Evolution of the American Ecological Paideia, with R. Snow, 19th International Conference of Philosophy, Samos, Greece, 15-21 July 2007

Adapting GIS Exercises to Suit a Multidisciplinary Audience, with R. Snow, 2007 International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education, Crete, Greece, 12-14 July 2007
A Multimedia Approach to Climate Change Education, with R. Snow, 2007 International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education, Crete, Greece, 12-14 July 2007

Keynote Speaker, Global Warming: Crisis or Opportunity, Omicron Delta Kappa National Leadership Honor Society Spring Induction Ceremony, Daytona Beach, Florida, 20 April 2007

Forecasting Tornadoes Using Lightning Signatures, with N. Kufa, 71st Annual Meeting of the Florida Academy of Science, St. Petersburg, Florida, 16-17 March 2007

Abrupt Climate Change and the Environmental Impact on Natural Vegetation, with R. Snow, 71st Annual Meeting of the Florida Academy of Science, St. Petersburg, Florida, 16-17 March 2007

Threats to the Tundra: Development and Diversity in the Land of the Midnight Sun, with R. Snow, Defenders of Wildlifes Carnivores 2006: Habitats, Challenges, and Opportunities, St. Petersburg, Florida, 12-15 November 2006

Global Warming and Energy Usage: What Can We Do? Invited Speaker, Theta Phi Alpha, ERAU Daytona Beach Campus, 10 November 2006, with R. Snow

GIS and Tropical Meteorology: A Twofold Teaching Tactic, with R. Snow, Urban and Regional Information Systems Association (URISA) 2006 Caribbean GIS Conference: Shattering Barriers&Building Bridges, Paradise Island, Bahamas, 29 October-2 November 2006

An Assessment of Recent Normal Continentality Variation Across the Western United States, with R. Snow, 29th Annual Applied Geography Conference, Tampa, Florida, 11-14 October 2006

Aircraft Icing Education Based on Multimedia Instructional Design, with R. Snow, 4th International Conference on Education and Information Systems, Technologies and Applications: EISTA 2006, Orlando, Florida, 20-23 July 2006

Ethics in an Age of Information Manipulation and Exploitation, with R. Snow, 2006 International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education, Rhodes, Greece, 6-8 July 2006

Delivery and Evaluation of NASA Aircraft Icing Electronic Educational Materials, with R. Snow, 2006 International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education, Rhodes, Greece, 6-8 July 2006

An Education Module on Islam: Evaluating Student Knowledge and Perception, with R. Snow, 2nd International Conference on Institutional Evaluation Techniques in Education, Research and Training Institute of the East Aegean, Samos Island, Greece, 30 June-3 July 2006

Threats to the Taiga as a Result of Rapid Climate Change, with R. Snow, Annual Meeting of the Florida Academy of Sciences, Melbourne, Florida, 10-11 March 2006

Development, Diversity, and Drilling in the Arctic Tundra, with R. Snow, Annual Meeting of the Florida Academy of Sciences, Melbourne, Florida, 10-11 March 2006

Annual Temperature Range as an Indicator of Climate Change, with R. Snow. 17th Global Warming Conference and Expo (GW17), Miami, Florida, 20-21 April 2006

Assessing the Effect of Weather on Sea Turtle Nests, Daytona Beach, Florida, with R. Snow, 15th Symposium on Education, 86th Annual Meeting of the American Meteorological Society, Atlanta, Georgia, 29 January-2 February 2006

Lightning: Meteorologys New Tool, with N. Kufa, Second Conference on Meteorological Applications of Lightning Data, 86th Annual Meeting of the American Meteorological Society, Atlanta, Georgia, 29 January-2 February 2006

GIS Analysis of Sea Turtle Nesting Sites in Volusia County, Florida, with R. Snow, 60th Annual Meeting of the South Eastern Division Association of American Geographers (SEDAAG), West Palm Beach, Florida, 20-22 November 2005

The Universal Language of Maps: Ethical Concerns of Computer Cartography as Art and Science, with R. Snow, Seventh International Conference on Ethics Across the Curriculum, Sarasota, Florida, 17-19 November 2005

Development and Evaluation of an Exercises in Aviation GIS Computer Manual, with R. Snow, Thirty-Fifth Annual Conference of the International Society for Exploring Teaching and Learning, Cocoa Beach, Florida, 13-15 October 2005

GIS and Environmental Management: The Morality of Manipulating Maps, with R. Snow, Sixth International Conference of Computer Ethics: Philosophical Enquiry, Enschede, The Netherlands, 17-19 July 2005

Ethical Issues of Geographic Information Systems, with R. Snow, International Association for the Development of Advances in Technology (IADAT) International Conference on Education, Biarritz, France, 7-9 July 2005

GIS Modeling and Simulation of Sea Level Rise Scenarios, with R. Snow, International Association for Science and Technology Development (IASTED) Modeling and Simulation Conference, Cancun, Mexico, 18-20 May 2005
Modeling the Effects of Elevated Sea Levels with GIS, 2005 Meeting of the Association of American Geographers (AAG), Denver, Colorado, 5-9 April 2005
Enhancing Community Education Concerning Climate Change and Coastal Impacts with GIS, with R. Snow, 69th Annual Meeting of the Florida Academy of Sciences, Tampa, Florida, 18-19 March 2005
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Designs Course for NASAs Aircraft Icing Products, with R. Snow, 69th Annual Meeting of the Florida Academy of Sciences, Tampa, Florida, 18-19 March 2005
Trend Analysis of Annual Temperature Range and Variations in the Mid-Latitude Circulation, with R. Snow, Chapman Conference on Tropical-Extratropical Climatic Teleconnections, A Long-term Perspective, Honolulu, Hawaii, 8-11 February 2005

Hurricanes: In the Eye of the Storm, with R. Snow, Embry-Riddle Honors Program Feed Your Head Lecture Series, 4 November 2004

3-D GIS Applications in Aviation and Aerospace Pedagogy, with R. Snow, Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI) User Education Conference, San Diego, California, 7-10 August 2004

Development and Implementation of Advanced GIS Courses within an Aviation and Aerospace Curriculum, with R. Snow, International Conference on Education and Information Systems: Technologies and Applications, Orlando, Florida, 21-24 July 2004

3-D GIS Visualization in Aviation and Aerospace Education, with R. Snow, 5th International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education, Samos Island, Greece, 1-3 July 2004
3-D GIS Aviation and Aerospace Education Applications, with R. Snow and Mario Westphal, 7th Annual Airport Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Conference & Exhibition, Boston, Massachusetts, 2-5 May 2004

Enhancing Aviation Education with 3-D GIS, with R. Snow and R. Westphal, 2004 Florida GIS Mapping Conference, Daytona Beach, Florida, 21-23 April 2004

Aircraft Icing, the Ormond Beach Chapter of the Civil Air Patrol (CAP), Daytona Beach, Florida, 1 March 2004

GIS Analysis of 2002 Annual Temperature Range Variability in the United States, with R. Snow, 28th Annual Meeting of the National Weather Association, Jacksonville, Florida, 19-23 October 2003

Weathering and Landforms: Expansion of a Meteorology Degree Program, with R. Snow, 28th Annual Meeting of the National Weather Association, Jacksonville, Florida, 19-23 October 2003

Integrating GIS and Applied Meteorology, with R. Snow, 83rd American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Long Beach, California, 9-13 February 2003

Landform Recognition from the Air: Enhancing Pedagogy of Weathering Processes, with R. Snow, 83rd American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Long Beach, California, 9-13 February 2003

Using a Weather Center to Tutor, Educate, Advise, and Excite, with D. Bagby and C. Herbster, 83rd American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Long Beach, California, 9-13 February 2003

Climate Catastrophe of the Mesozoic Era, with R. Snow, the Great Asian Dinosaurs Exhibit Guest Lecture Series, Museum of Arts and Sciences, Daytona Beach, Florida, 5 April 2003

Geographic Information System Applications in Interdisciplinary Research and Education, with R. Snow, 4th International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education, Samos Island, Greece, 3-5 July 2003

Integrating Geographic Information Systems Technology into an Interdisciplinary Environment, with R. Snow, 3rd International Conference on Technology in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, Heidelberg, Germany, 14-16 July 2003

Enhancing Microburst Pedagogy: Visual Clues for Aviators, with R. Snow, University Aviation Association Fall Education Conference, Orlando, Florida, 2002

GIS and Applied Meteorology Curricula, with R. Snow, 27th Annual Meeting of the National Weather Association, Ft. Worth, Texas, 2002

Microburst Recognition for Aviators, with R. Snow, 27th Annual Meeting of the National Weather Association, Ft. Worth, Texas, 2002

Microburst Recognition for Meteorologists and Aviators, with R. Snow, 82nd Annual Meeting of the American Meteorological Society, Orlando, Florida, 2002

Temperature Range Variability in the Midwest, 1906-1995, 22nd Annual Applied Geography Conference, Charlotte, North Carolina, 1999

The Effect of El Nino on Heating Degree Days in the Midwest, 21st Annual Applied Geography Conference, Louisville, Kentucky, 1998

Global Climatic Change: Selected Implications, with John E. Oliver, National Council for Geographic Education Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, Indiana, 1998

An Examination of Seasonal Thermal Lags, 48th Annual Meeting of the West Lakes Division of the Association of American Geographers, Carthage College, Kenosha, Wisconsin, 1997

The Nature of Thermal Lag Regimes in Indiana and Illinois, 1945-1996, Indiana State University Research Showcase and Wabash Valley Sigma Xi Annual Student Conference, 1997

Monitoring Conditions That Favor the Reestablishment of Panax quinquefolius, Association of American Geographers 93rd Annual Meeting, Ft. Worth, Texas, and ISU Graduate Student Research Seminar, 1997

Applied Climatic Indices: Inventory and Prospects, with J. E. Oliver, 20th Annual Applied Geography Conference, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 1997
Ecotourism: Economic Alternative or Exploitation? 112th Annual Meeting Indiana Academy of Science, DePauw University, Indiana, 1996

Ecology, Economy, and Ecotourism: Sustaining People and the Environment, Association of American Geographers 92nd Annual Meeting, Charlotte, North Carolina, and WKU Department of Geography and Geology Faculty/Student Seminar, Bowling Green, Kentucky, 1996

The Reestablishment of Ginseng (Panax quinquefolius), WKU Sigma Xi Annual Student Conference, Bowling Green, Kentucky, and WKU Department of Agriculture Faculty/Student Seminar, Bowling Green, Kentucky, 1996

Maximizing Rural Tourism, Horse Cave, Kentucky, Kentucky Academy of Science Annual Meeting, Bowling Green, Kentucky, 1995
Weather Related Triggering of Migraine Headaches, WKU Sigma Xi Annual Student Conference, Bowling Green, Kentucky, 1995

The Solstices and Daily Normal Maximum and Minimum Temperature Lags, Kentucky Academy of Science Annual Meeting, Paducah, Kentucky, 1994

Kentucky Winds and Renewable Energy, WKU Sigma Xi Annual Student Conference, Bowling Green, Kentucky, 1994 and Kentucky Academy of Science Annual Meeting, Georgetown, Kentucky, 1993


ORGANIZATIONS
Chi Epsilon Pi
Phi Eta Sigma
Phi Kappa Phi
Omicron Delta Kappa
Gamma Theta Upsilon
Florida ESRI Users Group
Florida Academy of Science
American Geophysical Union
National Weather Association
Sigma Xi, The Research Society
American Meteorological Society
Golden Key, National Honor Society
National Council for Geographic Education
Society of Satellite Professionals International
American Association of University Professors

SERVICE

2011 International Scientific Committee, International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education 2010 (ICICTE), Rhodes, Greece, 7-9 July 2011

2011 Session Moderator, K-12 International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education 2010 (ICICTE), Rhodes, Greece, 7-9 July 2011

2010-present Editorial Review Board, Journal of Air Transportation

2010 International Scientific Committee, International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education 2010 (ICICTE), Corfu, Greece, 8-10 July 2010

2010 Reviewer, Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Education and Information Systems, Technologies and Applications: EISTA 2010, Orlando, Florida, 29 June-2 July 2010

2010 Reviewer, Journals and Proceedings of the World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society (WSEAS)

2010 Member, Florida Academy of Sciences and the Orlando Science Center Ask-a-Scientist program

2010 Member, American Geophysical Union (AGU) Climate Science Questions and Answers for Copenhagen

2009 International Scientific Committee, International Association for the Development of Advances in Technology (IADAT) 5th International Conference on Education, Bilbao, Spain 24-26 June 2009

2009 International Scientific Committee, International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education (ICICTE), Corfu, Greece, 9-11 July 2009

2009 Publications and Promotions Committee, International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education (ICICTE), Corfu, Greece, 9-11 July 2009

2007-present ERAU Environmental Awareness Committee

2007-2008 Editorial Board, Climate Change Project, National Council for Geographic Education (NCGE)

2007-2008 Curriculum Sub-Committee, Piloting Your Future Through STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math), Campbell Middle School Project, Daytona Beach, Florida

2008 International Scientific Committee, International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education (ICICTE), Corfu, Greece, 10-12 July 2008

2008 Publications and Promotions Committee, International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education (ICICTE), Corfu, Greece, 10-12 July 2008
2007-present Faculty Advisor, Dance Dance Revolution

2007 Discussion Leader, Oxford Round Table, Oxford University, 12-17 August 2007

2007 Session Moderator, International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education (ICICTE), Heraklion, Greece, 12-14 July 2007

2007 International Scientific Committee, International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education (ICICTE), Heraklion, Greece, 12-14 July 2007

2007 Publications and Promotions Committee, International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education (ICICTE), Heraklion, Greece, 12-14 July 2007

2007 International Organizing Committee, International Association for the Development of Advances in Technology (IADAT) 4th International Conference on Education, Palma de Mallorca, Spain, 5-7 July 2007

2006 Session Chair, 2006 International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education, Rhodes, Greece, 6-8 July 2006

2006 International Organizing Committee, 2006 International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education, Rhodes, Greece, 6-8 July 2006

2006 International Organizing Committee, International Association for the Development of Advances in Technology (IADAT) 3rd International Conference on Education, Barcelona, Spain, 12-14 July 2006

2005 Session Chair, Environmental Systems Session, International Association for Science and Technology Development (IASTED) Modeling and Simulation Conference, Cancun, Mexico, 18-20 May 2005

2004 Faculty Advisor, Rock the Vote

2004 International Organizing Committee, 5th International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education, Samos Island, Greece, 1-3 July 2004

2003 Session Chair, Graphic Systems for Analysis, Forecasting and Broadcasting Session, National Weather Associations 28th Annual Meeting, Jacksonville, Florida, 18-23 October, 2003

2003 Organizing Committee, International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education (ICICTE)

2003-2008 Education Committee, National Weather Association (NWA)


EXPERIENCE

2005-2010 Associate Professor of Applied Aviation Sciences (Tenured) Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University: Physical Geography, Global Climate Change, Applied Climatology, and Survey of Meteorology Instructor

2011 Professor of Applied Aviation Sciences (Tenured)

2011 Co-author, Drought in the Encyclopedia of Global Warming and Climate Change, 2nd edition, S. G. Philander and J. G. Golson, eds. Sage Publishing (in press)

2011 Co-author, Afforestation in the Encyclopedia of Global Warming and Climate Change, 2nd edition, S. G. Philander and J. G. Golson, eds. Sage Publishing (in press)

2011 Co-author, Ethiopia in the Encyclopedia of Global Warming and Climate Change, 2nd edition, S. G. Philander and J. G. Golson, eds. Sage Publishing (in press)

2011 Co-author, Book Chapter, The Ethiopian Famine of 1984-1985 in Food and Famine in the 21st Century, Vol. I, ABC-CLIO Publishing, W. Dando, ed. (in press)

2011 Co-author, Desertification in Food and Famine in the 21st Century, Vol. I, ABC-CLIO Publishing, W. Dando, ed. (in press)

2011 Co-author, Drought in Food and Famine in the 21st Century, Vol. I, ABC-CLIO Publishing, W. Dando, ed. (in press)

2011 Co-author, Desertification in the Encyclopedia of Disaster Relief, B. Penuel and R. Statler, eds., Sage Publishing, ISBN: 9781412971010

2011 Co-author, Droughts in the Encyclopedia of Disaster Relief, B. Penuel and R. Statler, eds., Sage Publishing, ISBN: 9781412971010

2011 Co-author, Global Warming in the Encyclopedia of Disaster Relief, B. Penuel and R. Statler, eds., Sage Publishing, ISBN: 9781412971010

2010 Co-author, Climatology: An Atmospheric Science, 3rd edition, Prentice-Hall Publishing/Pearson Education, 2010, ISBN-10: 0321602056


2010 Co-author, Book Chapter, Global Warming Risks to Sustainable Forests: Evidence, Impacts, and Intervention in Climate Change and Sustainable Growth, (Chapter 30) Linton Atlantic Books, Ltd., 2010, ISBN: 9780981785455

2010 Co-author, Book Chapter, Climate Change and the Challenge for Coastal Communities in Climate Change and Sustainable Growth, (Chapter 35) Linton Atlantic Books, Ltd., 2010, ISBN: 9780981785455

2009 Author, Instructor Resource Web Site, Statistics for People Who Think They Hate Statistics, 2nd Excel Edition by Neil Salkind, Sage Publishing

2009 Co-author, i>Clicker Classroom Response System Review, Understanding Weather and Climate, 5th edition by Aguado & Burt, Prentice-Hall Publishing/Pearson Education

2009 Editorial Board, Florida Scientist Journal, Florida Academy of Science

2009 Editorial Board, International Journal of Cyber Ethics in Education

2008 Co-author and Editor, Climatic Change and Variations: Lesson Plans, Data Sources, Experiments and Activities, Vol. II, National Council on Geographic Education

2008 Co-author, Book Chapter, Transportation and Climate in Climatic Change and Variations: A Primer for Teachers, National Council for Geographic Education, pp. 167-174

2008 Author, Companion Web Site, Understanding Weather and Climate, 5th edition by Aguado & Burt, Prentice-Hall Publishing/Pearson Education

2006 Author, Companion Web Site, Understanding Weather and Climate, 4th edition by Aguado & Burt, Prentice-Hall Publishing/Pearson Education

2005 Author, Continentality and Continental Climate in Encyclopedia of World Climatology (ISBN 10-1-4020-3264-1) Springer Press, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, pp. 303-304, 2005

2003 Author, Companion Web Site, Understanding Weather and Climate, 3rd edition by Aguado & Burt, Prentice-Hall Publishing/Pearson Education

2003 Co-author, Exercises in Climatology, 1st edition, Prentice-Hall
Publishing, Pearson Education, Inc. 2003, ISBN-10: 0130354694


2000 - 2005 Assistant Professor of Meteorology - Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University: Geographic Information Systems, Climatology, and Meteorology Instructor

1999-2000 Adjunct Professor - Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University: Meteorology Instructor

1996 - 1999 University Fellow - Indiana State University: World/Regional Geography and Cultural Geography Instructor; World Geography Bowl Team

1997 Associate Faculty - Indiana University/Purdue University at Indianapolis: Physical Geography Instructor

1995 - 1996 Teaching Associate - Western Kentucky University: Human Geography Instructor

1994 - 1995 Graduate Assistant - Western Kentucky University College Heights Weather Station

1994 Substitute Teacher - Hart County Kentucky School System

1993 - 1994 Lab Assistant - Western Kentucky Meteorology Lab

1993 Research Associate - Kentucky State Climate Center

1993 Hydrology Researcher - WKU Center for Cave and Karst Studies

1992 Research Assistant - Kentucky State Climate Center