Renee Elder

1355 N. Scottsdale Rd.
SkySong 4
Ph.D. Geography
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Student Information

Graduate Student
Geography
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Education

2017 (expected) - Arizona State University (PhD Geography)

2013 - Arizona State University (MA Geography)

2010 - Villanova University (BA Geography, BS Mathematics, minor: Africana Studies)

Research Interests

Hydroclimatology, Caribbean climate, severe weather, drought, numerical climate modeling

Publications

JOURNAL ARTICLES

Malloy, Jonny W., Daniel S. Krahenbuhl, Chad E. Bush, Robert C. Balling Jr, Michael M. Santoro, Joshua R. White, Renée C. Elder, Matthew B. Pace, and Randall S. Cerveny. 2015. A surface wind extremes (“Wind Lulls” and “Wind Blows”) climatology for central North America and adjoining oceans (1979-2012). Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology. doi:10.1175/JAMC-D-14-0009.1  

Elder, Renée C., Robert C. Balling Jr., Randall S. Cerveny and Daniel S. Krahenbuhl. 2014.  Regional variability in drought as a function of the Atlantic Multidecadal Oscillation. Caribbean Journal of Science. 48(1):31-43.   

BOOK CHAPTERS

Ann Marie Raymondi, Sabrina Delgado Arias and Renée C. Elder. 2012. Technological Solutions for Climate Change Adaptation in the Peruvian Highlands, Human and Social Dimensions of Climate Change, Prof. Netra Chhetri (Ed.), ISBN: 978-953-51-0847-4, InTech, DOI: 10.5772/50465. Available from: www.intechopen.com/books/human-and-social-dimensions-of-climate-change/t...

Courses

Spring 2017
Course Number Course Title
GPH 215 Climate and Weather Laboratory
Fall 2016
Course Number Course Title
GPH 214 Intro to Meteorology Lab
Spring 2016
Course Number Course Title
GPH 215 Intro to Climatology Lab
Fall 2015
Course Number Course Title
GPH 214 Intro to Meteorology Lab
Summer 2015
Course Number Course Title
GPH 213 Introduction to Climatology
GPH 215 Intro to Climatology Lab
Spring 2015
Course Number Course Title
GPH 215 Intro to Climatology Lab
Fall 2014
Course Number Course Title
GPH 214 Intro to Meteorology Lab
Summer 2014
Course Number Course Title
GPH 111 Intro to Physical Geography
Spring 2014
Course Number Course Title
GPH 111 Intro to Physical Geography
Fall 2013
Course Number Course Title
GPH 111 Intro to Physical Geography
Summer 2013
Course Number Course Title
GPH 111 Intro to Physical Geography

Presentations

ORAL

Elder, Ren�e C. and Matei Georgescu.Climate impacts of historical land cover change in Trinidad, W.I. American Meteorological Society 32nd Hurricane and Tropical Meteorology Conference. April 20, 2016. San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Elder, Ren�e C. A look-see at the environment of the land of calypso: Trinidad and Tobago, W.I. Arizona GeoConference. Arizona Geographic Alliance. October 3, 2015. Scottsdale, Arizona.

Elder, Ren�e C., Robert C. Balling Jr., Randall S. Cerveny and Daniel S. Krahenbuhl. Regional variability in Caribbean drought and the Atlantic Multidecadal Oscillation. Arizona Nevada Academy of Science Meeting. April 18, 2015. Phoenix, Arizona.

Elder, Ren�e C. Vacationing at home: Trinidad and Tobago W.I. Gamma Theta Upsilon - Brown Bag. October 10, 2014. Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona.

POSTER

Elder, Ren�e C. and Matei Georgescu. High-resolution island-scale climate modeling in the southern Caribbean. American Meteorological Society 15th Annual Student Conference. January 10, 2016. New Orleans, Louisiana.

Elder, Ren�e C. and Matei Georgescu. Assessing regional climate model ability to reproduce climate in the southern Caribbean. Meeting of the Association of American Geographers. April 23, 2015. Chicago, Illinois.

Service

Travel Grant Reviewer, Graduate and Professional Student Association (GPSA) - Fall 2015 – Present

Panelist: Travel Grant Information Session, Graduate and Professional Student Association (GPSA) - Spring 2016

Peer-Observer: Teaching Excellence Award, Graduate and Professional Student Association (GPSA) - Fall 2015

Application Reviewer: Teaching Excellence Award, Graduate and Professional Student Association (GPSA) - Fall 2015

Volunteer Speaker, Arizona Geographic Alliance (AzGA) - Fall 2015

Lead Teaching Assistant - GPH 111 - Summer 2013 - Spring 2014

Night of the Open Door - Geography Table - Spring 2013, Spring 2014

Funding Review Committee, Graduates in Integrative Society and Environment Research (GISER) - Spring 2012