Robert Corell

Bob Corell is Chair of the Arctic Climate Impact Assessment and a Principal for the Global Environment Technology Foundation. He also serves as a Professor II at the University of Tromso and is a senior fellow with the American Meteorological Society. He served as Assistant Director for Geosciences at the National Science Foundation where he had oversight for the Atmospheric, Earth, Ocean Sciences, Polar Programs and the global change programs of the National Science Foundation. He Chaired the U.S. Global Change Research Program for the Federal government. Bob is an oceanographer and engineer by background and training, having received Ph.D., M.S., and B.S. degrees at Case Western Reserve University and MIT.


Outside of Science: Bob enjoys ocean sailing, scuba diving, and the quiet of nature.