Nancy Selover's research focuses on urban heat island, microclimate, and evaporation.
Serving as the State Climatologist for Arizona, Selover educates groups across the state on climate topics including the urban heat island, monsoon, drought, extreme weather, climate change, and Arizona's climate. Selover interfaces with state and city agencies, private businesses, researchers, and the public, providing climate data and information to assist these diverse groups. Selover serves on numerous committees including the Technical Monitoring Committee of the Statewide Drought Task Force and the State Hazard Mitigation Planning team.
Selover regularly teaches a meteorological instruments course at ASU. She also mentors K-12 teachers in a climate course carried out in conjunction with the American Meteorological Society.
Urban climatology, evaporation, drought, and micro-climate field research