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

Office Hours

Mon, Wed, Fri 9-10 and 12-1

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

Climate Change (WX 361)
Aviation Weather (WX 301)
Applied Climatology (WX 261)
Survey of Meteorology (WX 201)
Climate Change Honors Seminar (HON 350)
Research Methods and Statistics (MSA 605)
Intro to Geographic Information Systems GIS (WX 210)
Advanced Geographic Information Systems GIS (WX 310)

2012 - present, Professor, Department of Applied Aviation Sciences, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University: Climatology, Meteorology, and Geographic Information Systems Instructor

2008 - 2012, Associate Professor, Department of Applied Aviation Sciences, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University: Climatology, Meteorology, and Geographic Information Systems Instructor

2002 - 2008, Assistant Professor, Department of Applied Aviation Sciences Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University: Climatology, Meteorology, and Geographic Information Systems Instructor

2001, Adjunct Professor - Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University: Meteorology and Environmental Science Instructor

1999 - 2001, Geographic Information Systems Specialist (GIS) - Department of Growth and Resource Management, Volusia County, Florida

1999, Adjunct Faculty - Keiser College: Environmental Science Instructor

1996 - 1999, University Fellow - Indiana State University: World Regional Geography and Cultural Geography Instructor

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


AWARDS

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

Journal Articles

Information Technology Approaches to Forest Management, Transactions on Advances in Engineering Education, ISSN: 2224-3410, Volume 14, pp. 58-64, 2017, Snow & Snow

The Ecology and Economy of Forests, International Journal of Environmental Science, ISSN: 2367-8941, Volume 2, pp. 45-48, 2017, Snow & Snow

Three-Dimensional Geographic Information System Applications for Commercial Space Operations, International Journal of Environmental Science, ISSN: 2367-8941, Volume 1, pp. 250-254, 2016, Snow & Snow

The Impact of Climate Change on Select Ecosystems, Journal of Geography, Environment and Earth Science International, ISSN: 2454-7352, Volume 3, Issue 4, 2015, Snow & Snow

Mitigating the Effects of Climate Change with Wind Energy and GIS, British Journal of Applied Science and Technology, Volume 6, Issue 2, pp. 105-113, 2014, Isphording, Snow & Snow

Reduction of Transportation Greenhouse Gas Emissions to Mitigate Climate Change Impacts, Advances in Research, Volume 2, Issue 9, pp. 494-499, 2014, Snow & Snow

The Correlation of Temperature and Precipitation Decadal Averages in the Northeastern United States, International Journal of Climate Change: Impacts and Responses, Volume 4, Issue 2, pp. 91-107, 2013, DeMarco & Snow

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

The Challenge of Climate Change in the Classroom, World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society Transactions on Environment and Development, Vol. 6, Issue 1, 2010, ISSN: 1790-5079, Snow & Snow

Modeling, Monitoring, and Mitigating Sea Level Rise, Management of Environmental Quality: An International Journal, Vol. 20, Issue 4, 2009, Snow & Snow

The Reestablishment of American Ginseng (Panax quinquefolius), World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society Transactions on Biology and Biomedicine, Vol. 6, Issue 2, 2009, ISSN: 1109-9518, Snow & Snow

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

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

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

Ethics in the Information Exploitation and Manipulation Age, Campus-Wide Information Systems, Volume 24, Issue 3, pp. 207-216, 2007, Snow & Snow

Annual Temperature Range as an Indicator of Climate Change, The World Resource Review, Volume 18, Number 2, pp. 214-226, 2006, Snow & 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), Volume 2, Issue 7, 2006, Snow & 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, Volume 6, Number 2, 2006, Snow & Snow

An Education Module on Islam: Evaluating Student Knowledge and Perception, Journal of Science Education, Volume 7, 2006, (ISSN 0124-5481) Snow & Snow

Annual Temperature Range Time-Series Trends and Long-Range Forecasting, The National Weather Digest, Volume 29, December 2005, Snow & Snow

Principles of Geographic Information Systems, Journal of Advanced Technology on Education, October 2005, (ISSN 1698-1073) Snow & Snow

Sacrificial Limbs: Can the Trees Save Us? Focus on Geography, Volume 48, Number 2, 2004, pp. 22-27, Snow & Snow

Advanced Aviation and Aerospace GIS: Course Development and Curriculum Expansion, Journal of Air Transportation, Volume 9, Number 3, 2004, Snow & Snow

Enhancing Microburst Pedagogy: Visual Clues for Aviators, Collegiate Aviation Review, Volume 20, Number 1, 2003, Snow & Snow

Aviation Opportunities in Ecotourism, Journal of Aviation/Aerospace Education and Research, Volume 12, Number 2, 2003, pp. 27-38, Snow & Snow

Books and Book Chapters

Climatology: An Atmospheric Science, 3rd edition, Prentice-Hall Publishing / Pearson Education, 2010, ISBN-10: 0321602056, J. Hidore, J. Oliver, Snow & Snow

Climatic Change and Variations: Lesson Plans, Data Sources, Experiments and Activities, Volume II, National Council on Geographic Education, 2008, Dando, Snow, Snow, Martin & Kozenski

Exercises in Climatology, Prentice-Hall Publishing / Pearson Education, 2003, Snow, Snow & Oliver

A Geographic Information Systems Approach to Mitigating Sea Level Rise: Examples from Bermuda in Climate Smart Technologies: Integrating Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency in Mitigation and Adaptation Responses, W. Leal Filho, F. Mannke, R. Mohee, V. Schulte, and D. Surroop, editors, Springer Publications, 2013, ISBN 9783642377532, Snow, Snow, and Brisson

The Ethiopian Famine: 1984-1985 in Food and Famine in the 21st Century, Volume II, W. Dando, editor, ABC-CLIO Publishing, 2012, ISBN: 1598847309, Snow & Snow

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, Snow & Snow

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

Transportation and Climate in Climatic Change and Variations: A Primer for Teachers, Volume I, National Council for Geographic Education, 2008, Snow & Snow

Refereed Proceedings Papers

Three-Dimensional GIS Query and Analysis for Suborbital Space Flight Support, Second Annual Space Traffic Management Conference, Snow & Snow

The Melting of the Cryosphere and Implications for the Planet, Proceedings of the World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society (WSEAS) 1st International Conference on Climate Change, Snow & Snow 

Geographic Information Systems Approach to Mitigating Sea Level Rise, Proceedings of Klima 2012 / Climate 2012: Climate Change, Island States and Sustainable Technologies, Research and Transfer Centre, Hamburg University of Applied Sciences, 5-9 November 2012, S. Brisson, Snow & Snow

Transitioning to a Renewable Energy Economy, Proceedings of the 7th International Association of Mechanical Engineers / World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society International Conference on Energy and the Environment, Kos Island, Greece, 14-17 July 2012, Snow & Snow

Conservation Biology and the Reintroduction of Panax quinquefolius, Proceedings of the 2nd World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society International Conference on Climate Change, Global Warming, and Biological Problems, Baltimore, Maryland, 7-9 November 2009, Snow & Snow

Climate Change Curricula and the Challenge for Educators, Proceedings of the 2nd World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society International Conference on Climate Change, Global Warming, and Biological Problems, Baltimore, Maryland, 7-9 November 2009, Snow & Snow

Climate Change: Confronting Media Misinformation in the Classroom, Proceedings of the International Association for the Development of Advances in Technology 5th International Conference on Education: Innovation, Technology and Research in Education, Bilbao, Spain, 24-26 June 2009, Snow & Snow

Ecological Restoration of American Ginseng (Panax quinquefolius), Proceedings of the National Conference for Academic Disciplines, Orlando, Florida, 16-19 February 2009, Snow & Snow

Music as a Medium for Environmental Education, Proceedings of the National Conference for Academic Disciplines, Orlando, Florida, 16-19 February 2009, Snow & Snow

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

GIS Modeling and Mitigation of Coral Reef Damage, Proceedings of the 11th International Coral Reef Symposium, Fort Lauderdale, Florida,7-11 July 2008, Snow & 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, Orlando, Florida, 28 April-2 May 2008, Snow & Snow

GIS Assessment of Environmental Impacts on Urban Forests, Proceedings of the Second International Congress on Environmental Planning and Management, Berlin, Germany, 5-10 August 2007, Snow & Snow

GIS Analysis of Lightning Strikes within a Tornadic Environment, Proceedings of the 3rd World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society International Conference on Energy, Environment, Ecosystems, and Sustainable Development, Crete, Greece, 24-26 July 2007, N. Kufa, Snow & Snow

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

Adapting GIS Exercises to Suit a Multidisciplinary Audience, Proceedings of the 2007 International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education, Crete, Greece, 12-14 July 2007, Snow & Snow

A Multimedia Approach to Climate Change Education, Proceedings of the 2007 International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education, Crete, Greece, 12-14 July 2007, Snow & Snow

Crafting a Multimedia Climate Change Curriculum, Proceedings of the International Association for the Development of Advances in Technology 4th International Conference on Education, Palma de Mallorca, Spain, July 5-7, 2007, Snow & Snow

The Native American and European Perception of Place in the New World, Proceedings of the 6th Annual Hawaii International Conference on Social Sciences, Honolulu, Hawaii, May 30 - June 2, 2007, Snow & 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, Paradise Island, Bahamas, 29 October-2 November 2006, Snow & Snow

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

An Education Module on Islam: Evaluating Student Knowledge and Perception, Proceedings of the 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, Snow & Snow

Aircraft Icing Education Based on Multimedia Instructional Design, Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Education and Information Systems, Technologies and Applications: EISTA 2006, Orlando, Florida, 20-23 July 2006, Snow & Snow

A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words, a Map is Priceless: Graphic Communication Manipulation, Proceedings of the International Electronic Symposium on Knowledge Communication and Peer Reviewing: e-KCPR 2006, Orlando, Florida, 20-23 July, Snow & Snow

Aircraft Icing Instruction: An Evaluation of NASA’s Pedagogical Products, Proceedings of the International Association for the Development of Advances in Technology (IADAT) 3rd International Conference on Education, Barcelona, Spain, 12-14 July 2006, Snow & 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, Barcelona, Spain, 12-14 July 2006, Snow & 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), Athens, Greece, 11-13 July 2006, Snow & 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 1-895802268; ISSN 1109-2084), Rhodes, Greece, 6-8 July 2006, Snow & 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 1-895802268; ISSN 1109-2084), Rhodes, Greece, 6-8 July 2006, Snow & Snow

Assessing the Effect of Weather on Sea Turtle Nests, Daytona Beach, Florida, Proceedings of the American Meteorological Society’s (AMS) 15th Symposium on Education, Atlanta, Georgia, 29 January-2 February 2006, Snow & Snow

Lightning: Meteorology’s New Tool, Papers of the AMS Second Conference on Meteorological Applications of Lightning Data, Atlanta, Georgia, 29 January-2 February 2006, N. Kufa & Snow

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

Ethical Issues of Geographic Information Systems, Proceedings of the International Association for the Development of Advances in Technology (IADAT) International Conference on Education, Biarritz, France, 7-9 July 2005, Snow & 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, Cancun, Mexico, 18-20 May 2005, Snow & Snow

GIS Modeling of Coastal Climate Change Scenarios, Proceedings of the 2nd Urban and Regional Information Systems Association (URISA) Caribbean GIS Conference, Barbados, 13-17 September, 2004, Snow & Snow

3-D GIS Applications in Aviation and Aerospace Pedagogy, Proceedings of the Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI) User Education Conference, San Diego, California, 7-10 August 20042004, Snow & 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, Orlando, Florida, 21-24 July 2004, Snow & Snow

3-D GIS Visualization in Aviation and Aerospace Education, Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education, Samos Island, Greece, 1-3 July 2004, Snow & 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, Heidelberg, Germany, 14-16 July 2003, Snow & Snow

Geographic Information System Applications in Interdisciplinary Research and Education, Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education, Samos Island, Greece, 3-5 July 2003, Snow & Snow

Encyclopedia Articles

Carrying Capacity: Environmental in the International Encyclopedia of Travel and Tourism, L. Lowry, editor, SAGE Publishing, ISBN: 9781483368948, 2017, Snow & Snow

Carrying Capacity: Socio-cultural in the International Encyclopedia of Travel and Tourism, L. Lowry, editor, SAGE Publishing, ISBN: 9781483368948, 2017, Snow & Snow

Environmental Impacts in the Encyclopedia of Transportation: Social Science and Policy, M. Garrett, editor, SAGE Publishing, ISBN: 9781452267791, 2014, Snow & Snow 

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in the Encyclopedia of Transportation: Social Science and Policy, M. Garrett, editor, SAGE Publishing, ISBN: 9781452267791, 2014, Snow & Snow 

Climate Change in the Encyclopedia of Transportation: Social Science and Policy, M. Garrett, editor, SAGE Publishing, ISBN: 9781452267791, 2014, Snow & Snow 

Volcanic Eruptions in the Encyclopedia of Crisis Management, J. Golson and K. Penuel, eds., Sage Publishing, ISBN: 9781452226125, 2013, Snow & Snow 

Tornadoes and Severe Thunderstorms in the Encyclopedia of Crisis Management, J. Golson & K. Penuel, eds., Sage Publishing, ISBN: 9781452226125, 2013, Snow & Snow

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) in the Encyclopedia of Crisis Management, J. Golson & K. Penuel, eds., Sage Publishing, ISBN: 9781452226125, 2013, Snow & Snow 

United States Geological Survey (USGS) in the Encyclopedia of Crisis Management, J. Golson & K. Penuel, eds., Sage Publishing, ISBN: 9781452226125, 2013, Snow & Snow 

Climate Change Effects in the Encyclopedia of Global Warming and Climate Change, 2nd edition, S. G. Philander & J. G. Golson, eds., Sage Publishing, 2012, ISBN: 1412992613, Snow & Snow

Environmental History in the Encyclopedia of Global Warming and Climate Change, 2nd edition, S. G. Philander & J. G. Golson, eds., Sage Publishing, 2012, ISBN: 1412992613, Snow & Snow

Drought in the Encyclopedia of Global Warming and Climate Change, 2nd edition, S. G. Philander & J. G. Golson, eds., Sage Publishing, 2012, ISBN: 1412992613, Snow & Snow

Afforestation in the Encyclopedia of Global Warming and Climate Change, 2nd edition, S. G. Philander & J. G. Golson, eds., Sage Publishing, 2012, ISBN: 1412992613, Snow & Snow

Ethiopia in the Encyclopedia of Global Warming and Climate Change, 2nd edition, S. G. Philander & J. G. Golson, eds., Sage Publishing, 2012, ISBN: 1412992613, Snow & Snow

Desertification in the Encyclopedia of Disaster Relief, B. Penuel & M. Statler, eds. Sage Publishing, 2011, ISBN: 9781412971010, Snow & Snow

Droughts in the Encyclopedia of Disaster Relief, B. Penuel & M. Statler, eds., Sage Publishing, 2011, ISBN: 9781412971010, Snow & Snow

Global Warming in the Encyclopedia of Disaster Relief, B. Penuel & M. Statler, eds. Sage Publishing, 2011, ISBN: 9781412971010, Snow & Snow

Continentality and Continental Climate, Article in the Encyclopedia of World Climatology, Springer Press, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, pp. 303-304, ISBN: 101402032641, 2005

Journal Editorials

Until We Meet Again in the Journal of Climatology & Weather Forecasting, Volume 4, Issue 2, 2016, Snow & Snow

Climate Change Impacts on Human Health in the Journal of Climatology & Weather Forecasting, Volume 3, Issue 1, 2015, Snow & Snow

The Grand Thaw: Our Vanishing Cryosphere in the Journal of Climatology & Weather Forecasting, Volume 2, Issue 2, 2014, Snow & Snow

Climate Change: The Proof and the Process in the Journal of Climatology & Weather Forecasting, Volume 2, Issue 1, 2014, Snow & Snow

Presentations:
Reestablishing Tropical Rainforests: An Economic Approach, 81st Annual Meeting of the Florida Academy of Sciences, Florida Polytechnic University, Lakeland, Florida, 10-11 March 2017, Snow & Snow

GIS Interdisciplinary Applications, Embry-Riddle/Open Source Geospatial Foundation (OSGEO) GIS Night, Henderson Welcome Center, ERAU Campus, 7 February 2017  

The Geospatial Revolution: From Harvard to the Household, 80th Annual Meeting of the Florida Academy of Sciences, University of South Florida, St. Petersburg, Florida, 18-19 March 2016, Snow & Snow

September Sea: A Sustainable Sloop, International Conference on Green Energy & Expo 2015, 21-23 September 2015, Orlando, Florida, Snow & Snow

Mapping Unusual Mortality Events in the Indian River Lagoon, 79th Annual Meeting of the Florida Academy of Sciences, St. Leo University, St. Leo, Florida, 20-21 March 2015, Snow & Snow

Exploring Spatial Analysis: Finding Purpose in Patterns, Sixth Annual Florida Statewide Symposium: Engagement in Undergraduate Research, University of Central Florida, Orlando 11-12 October 2013, Snow & Snow

Spatial Data Analysis in Three Dimensions, Seventh Annual Florida Statewide Symposium: Engagement in Undergraduate Research, 2-3 October 2014, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Snow & Snow

The Ecology and Economy of Restoring Tropical Forests, 77th Annual Meeting of the Florida Academy of Sciences, Miami, Florida, 8-9 March 2013, Snow & Snow

Risk Assessment of Climate Change to Bermuda International Airport, Central Florida GIS Workshop, Daytona Beach, Florida, 17-18 September 2012 

The Correlation of Temperature and Precipitation Decadal Averages in the Northeast, Fourth International Conference on Climate Change: Impacts and Responses, Seattle, Washington, 12-13 July 2012, DeMarco & Snow

Climate Change and Clean Energy, Environmental Awareness Committee, IC Auditorium, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, Florida, 28 March 2012, Snow & Snow

An Examination of 1961-2010 Urban Area Annual Temperature Trends Across the Northern United States, 76th Annual Meeting of the Florida Academy of Sciences, Tampa, Florida, 16-17 March 2012, DeMarco & Snow 

The State of the Cryosphere and the Ramifications of Rapid Temperature Rise, 76th Annual Meeting of the Florida Academy of Sciences, Tampa, Florida, 16-17 March 2012, Snow & Snow

Transportation and the Climate Change Connection: Causes, Consequences, and Cures, 53rd Annual Transportation Research Forum, Tampa, Florida, 14-17 March 2012, Snow & Snow

Piloting Undergraduate Research with GIS, Embry-Riddle Student Leadership Conference: Creating a Community of Leaders, Daytona Beach, Florida, 4 February 2012

GIS as an Undergraduate Research Instrument, 4th Annual Florida Statewide Symposium: Engagement in Undergraduate Research, Tampa, Florida, 14-15 October 2011, Snow & Snow

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 M. Snow, 75th Annual Meeting of the Florida Academy of Sciences, Melbourne, Florida, 11-12 March 2011

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

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

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

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

An Examination of the Effects of U.S. Climate Change Policy on the Environment and Society, with K. Kowing, 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 M. 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 M. 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 M. 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 M. Snow, Florida Academy of Sciences and the Orlando Science Center's Café Scientifique, Orlando, Florida, 5 August 2009

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

Evolution of an Ecological Ethic, with M. 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 M. Snow, 73rd Annual Meeting of the Florida Academy of Sciences, St. Leo, Florida, 20-21 March 2009

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

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

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

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

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

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

Tropical Forest Restoration: Enhancing Economies and Ecosystems, with M. 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 M. Snow, 11th International Coral Reef Symposium, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, 7-11 July 2008

Mitigating the Adverse Association of Transportation and Climate, with M. 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 M. 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 M. 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 M. Snow, 2008 Southeast Regional User Group (SERUG) Conference, Jacksonville, Florida, 14-16 April 2008

The Climate Change and Transportation Link, with M. 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 M. 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 M. 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 M. 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 M. Snow, 19th International Conference of Philosophy, Samos, Greece, 15-21 July 2007

Adapting GIS Exercises to Suit a Multidisciplinary Audience, with M. Snow, 2007 International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education, Crete, Greece, 12-14 July 2007

A Multimedia Approach to Climate Change Education, with M. 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 M. 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 M. Snow, Defenders of Wildlife's 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 M. Snow

GIS and Tropical Meteorology: A Twofold Teaching Tactic, with M. 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 M. Snow, 29th Annual Applied Geography Conference, Tampa, Florida, 11-14 October 2006

Aircraft Icing Education Based on Multimedia Instructional Design, with M. 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 M. 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 M. 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 M. 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 M. Snow, Annual Meeting of the Florida Academy of Sciences, Melbourne, Florida, 10-11 March 2006

Development, Diversity, and Drilling in the Arctic Tundra, with M. 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 M. 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 M. Snow, 15th Symposium on Education, 86th Annual Meeting of the American Meteorological Society, Atlanta, Georgia, 29 January-2 February 2006

Lightning: Meteorology's 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 M. 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 M. 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 M. 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 M. Snow, Sixth International Conference of Computer Ethics: Philosophical Enquiry, Enschede, The Netherlands, 17-19 July 2005

Ethical Issues of Geographic Information Systems, with M. 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 M. 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 M. Snow, 69th Annual Meeting of the Florida Academy of Sciences, Tampa, Florida, 18-19 March 2005

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Designs Course for NASA's Aircraft Icing Products, with M. 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 M. 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 M. Snow, Embry-Riddle Honors Program Feed Your Head Lecture Series, 4 November 2004

3-D GIS Applications in Aviation and Aerospace Pedagogy, with M. 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 M. 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 M. 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 M. 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 M. Snow and M. 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 M. 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 M. Snow, 28th Annual Meeting of the National Weather Association, Jacksonville, Florida, 19-23 October 2003

Integrating GIS and Applied Meteorology, with M. 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 M. 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 M. 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 M. 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 M. 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 M. Snow, University Aviation Association Fall Education Conference, Orlando, Florida, 2002

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

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

Microburst Recognition for Meteorologists and Aviators, with M. 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

The Nature and Content of Applied Climatic Indices, with John E. Oliver, Association of American Geographers 94th Annual Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts, 1998

The Application of Pre-existing Indices to Evaluate Climatic Change, Indiana State University Research Showcase and Wabash Valley Sigma Xi Student Conference, 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

PROFESSIONAL and ACADEMIC ORGANIZATIONS:

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
Golden Key, National Honor Society
International Society for Exploring Teaching and Learning
International Society for Ethics and Information Technology