Erinanne Saffell

Coor
Geographical Sciences
TEMPE
Lecturer
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
5302

Biography

Erinanne Saffell is a climatologist interested in understanding risk, vulnerability, and resilience associated with extreme weather and climate events. Saffell develops courses and upper-division seminars on these topics, and directs K-12 outreach and training programs in meteorology and climatology.

Saffell is director of the SWIFT Weather Camp, a collaboration with the National Weather Service, Arizona State University, and the Arizona Science Center. SWIFT engages middle and high school students through active-learning experiments in one of only two national middle-school weather camps.

Saffell is currently a lecturer with the School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning where she currently teaches: Introduction to Physical Geography, Society and Environment, Extreme Weather, among other courses.

Education

  • Ph.D. Geography, Arizona State University
  • M.A. Geography, Arizona State University
  • B.S. Geography, Arizona State University

Research Interests

Hydroclimatology

Urban Heat Island

Systems of risk and resilience

Professional skills

Courses

Summer 2018
Course Number Course Title
SOS 230 Professional Skills-Sustainabi
Spring 2018
Course Number Course Title
GPH 111 Intro to Physical Geography
GPH 210 Society and Environment
SOS 230 Professional Skills-Sustainabi
GPH 267 Extreme Weather
Fall 2017
Course Number Course Title
GPH 111 Intro to Physical Geography
GPH 210 Society and Environment
SOS 230 Professional Skills-Sustainabi
GPH 267 Extreme Weather
Summer 2017
Course Number Course Title
SOS 230 Professional Skills-Sustainabi
Spring 2017
Course Number Course Title
GPH 111 Intro to Physical Geography
GPH 210 Society and Environment
SOS 230 Professional Skills-Sustainabi
GPH 267 Extreme Weather
Fall 2016
Course Number Course Title
GPH 111 Intro to Physical Geography
GPH 210 Society and Environment
SOS 230 Professional Skills-Sustainabi
GPH 267 Extreme Weather
Summer 2016
Course Number Course Title
SOS 230 Professional Skills-Sustainabi
GPH 267 Extreme Weather
Spring 2016
Course Number Course Title
GPH 111 Intro to Physical Geography
GPH 210 Society and Environment
SOS 230 Professional Skills-Sustainabi
GPH 267 Extreme Weather
Fall 2015
Course Number Course Title
GPH 111 Intro to Physical Geography
GPH 210 Society and Environment
SOS 230 Professional Skills-Sustainabi
GPH 267 Extreme Weather
Summer 2015
Course Number Course Title
GPH 267 Extreme Weather
Spring 2015
Course Number Course Title
GPH 210 Society and Environment
SOS 230 Professional Skills-Sustainabi
GPH 267 Extreme Weather
GPH 494 Special Topics
GPH 598 Special Topics
Fall 2014
Course Number Course Title
GPH 111 Intro to Physical Geography
GPH 210 Society and Environment
SOS 230 Professional Skills-Sustainabi
GPH 267 Extreme Weather
Summer 2014
Course Number Course Title
GPH 210 Society and Environment
GPH 267 Extreme Weather
Spring 2014
Course Number Course Title
GPH 111 Intro to Physical Geography
GPH 210 Society and Environment
GPH 267 Extreme Weather
Fall 2013
Course Number Course Title
GPH 111 Intro to Physical Geography
GPH 210 Society and Environment
GPH 267 Extreme Weather

Service

  • American Meteorological Society (AMS), Mentor (2010 - 2011)