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Erinanne Saffell

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Lecturer
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 5302
Biography: 

Erinanne Saffell is a climatologist interested in understanding risk, vulnerability, and resilience associated with extreme weather and climate events. Saffell develops courses and upper-division seminars on these topics, and directs K-12 outreach and training programs in meteorology and climatology.

Saffell is director of the SWIFT Weather Camp, a collaboration with the National Weather Service, Arizona State University, and the Arizona Science Center. SWIFT engages middle and high school students through active-learning experiments in one of only two national middle-school weather camps.

Saffell is currently a lecturer with the School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning where she currently teaches: Introduction to Physical Geography, Society and Environment, Extreme Weather, among other courses.

Education: 
  • Ph.D.¬†Geography, Arizona State University
  • M.A.¬†Geography, Arizona State University
  • B.S.¬†Geography, Arizona State University
Research Interests: 

Hydroclimatology

Urban Heat Island

Systems of risk and resilience

Professional skills

Fall 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
GPH 210Society and Environment
GPH 267Extreme Weather
GPH 381Geography of Natural Resources
GPH 492Honors Directed Study
Summer 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
GPH 210Society and Environment
GPH 381Geography of Natural Resources
Spring 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
GPH 111Intro to Physical Geography
GPH 210Society and Environment
GPH 267Extreme Weather
GPH 381Geography of Natural Resources
GPH 493Honors Thesis
Summer 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
GPH 210Society and Environment
SOS 230Professional Skills-Sustainabi
GPH 381Geography of Natural Resources
Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
GPH 111Intro to Physical Geography
GPH 210Society and Environment
GPH 267Extreme Weather
GPH 381Geography of Natural Resources
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
GPH 111Intro to Physical Geography
GPH 210Society and Environment
GPH 267Extreme Weather
GPH 381Geography of Natural Resources
Summer 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
SOS 230Professional Skills-Sustainabi
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
GPH 111Intro to Physical Geography
GPH 210Society and Environment
SOS 230Professional Skills-Sustainabi
GPH 267Extreme Weather
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
GPH 111Intro to Physical Geography
GPH 210Society and Environment
SOS 230Professional Skills-Sustainabi
GPH 267Extreme Weather
Summer 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
SOS 230Professional Skills-Sustainabi
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
GPH 111Intro to Physical Geography
GPH 210Society and Environment
SOS 230Professional Skills-Sustainabi
GPH 267Extreme Weather
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
GPH 111Intro to Physical Geography
GPH 210Society and Environment
SOS 230Professional Skills-Sustainabi
GPH 267Extreme Weather
Summer 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
SOS 230Professional Skills-Sustainabi
GPH 267Extreme Weather
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
GPH 111Intro to Physical Geography
GPH 210Society and Environment
SOS 230Professional Skills-Sustainabi
GPH 267Extreme Weather
Service: 
  • American Meteorological Society (AMS), Mentor (2010 - 2011)