The University of Arizona

Dan Ferguson

Program Manager
Climate Assessment for the Southwest, The University of Arizona
(520) 622-8918
Web site: Dan's CLIMAS page

Dan joined the staff of the Institute of the Environment in January 2005 as an Assistant Research Scientist and took over the position of Program Manager for the Climate Assessment for the Southwest (CLIMAS) in October 2007. In his current position, Dan is responsible for managing the day to day operations of the CLIMAS program, as well as coordinating CLIMAS outreach activities. Dan's research interests revolve around three related themes: human interactions with their ever-changing environment, the communication of scientific information to a broad audience, and the often contentious relationship between science and decision making.