Climate: Past, Present, and Future:
Researching the past, present, and future behavior of the physical climate system on both global and regional scales.
Coastal Environment, Infrastructure, and Communities:
Researching the biological, chemical, physical, and sociological effects of climate change on coastal communities, ecosystems, and resources.
Education and Outreach:
Developing and implementing undergraduate, graduate, and public education activities that further societal understanding of climate change.
Freshwater Resources, Ecosystems, and Agriculture:
Researching the impacts of climate change on the biological, chemical, physical, and sociological components of terrestrial systems.
Researching how climate change will affect human health and infectious diseases.
Researching the role of human behavior in both driving and mitigating climate change, and assessing the impacts of climate change on individuals and communities.