Curtis Walker


Curtis L. Walker

M.S. Meteorology/Climatology

University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
214 Bessey Hall
Lincoln, NE 68588

Phone: (402) 472-2663


Curtis Walker recently started graduate school in pursuit of his M.S. in Atmospheric Science at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln. He graduated in May 2012 from the State University of New York College at Oneonta with his B.S. in Meteorology. Prior to joining UNL, he completed his third year as part of the Significant Opportunities in Atmospheric Research and Science (SOARS) Program at the National Center for Atmospheric Research in Boulder, Colorado. His current plans are to continue onward to obtain his Ph.D. Curtis’ research interests include weather risk assessment and hazards management for transportation concerns. He is passionate about developing solutions to mitigate the impacts of adverse weather conditions on transportation infrastructure. Through his academic career and subsequent professional career he remains optimistic that our nation’s highways, railroads and skies will be weather ready.

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