Students watch the outflow from an approaching severe thunderstorm during the 2009 Severe Weather Field Experience.
If you are considering attending UNC Asheville and majoring in atmospheric sciences, we encourage you to browse through our departmental Web pages to explore the unique opportunities available at UNC Asheville. Unlike larger institutions, our department and university focus completely on undergraduate success. If you desire virtually unlimited faculty access, small class sizes, a challenging yet rewarding curriculum, internship opportunities at the National Weather Service and National Climatic Data Center, and strong preparation for careers in meteorology or graduate school, then you will surely find a home within our department.
To schedule a tour of the Atmospheric Sciences Department, please contact the UNC Asheville Office of Admissions. For other questions or information, feel free to contact us directly. We look forward to hearing from you!
Dr. Christopher Hennon, Department Chair and Associate Professor
Dr. Alex Huang, Professor
Dr. Douglas Miller, Professor
Dr. Christopher Godfrey, Associate Professor