SCIPP Advisory Committee

Gregg Garfin

Deputy Director
Science Translation and Outreach - Institute for the Study of Planet Earth
University of Arizona


Gregg Garfin is Deputy Director for Science Translation and Outreach with the University of Arizona's Institute of the Environment. He is a co-investigator on the Climate Assessment for the Southwest (CLIMAS), a NOAA-funded Regional Integrated Sciences and Assessments (RISA) program. Dr. Garfin is a member of Arizona's drought monitoring technical committee, and contributed significantly to Arizona's Drought Preparedness Plan. His current research focuses on climate variability and change, climate impacts, adaptation to a changing climate, and knowledge exchange between scientists and society.