Principal Investigators

The SW CASC consortium is composed of seven institutions: University of Arizona, which is the host; Desert Research Institute; Utah State University; University of California, Davis; University of California, Los Angeles; Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego; and Colorado State University. The Consortium Principal Investigators hail from these institutions. This consortium has conducted scientific research, expanded partnerships, and supported the next generation of climate scientists through the core hosting agreement.

University of California, Los Angeles

Richard Ambrose

Utah State University

Michelle Baker

Desert Research Institute

Tim Brown

Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego

Dan Cayan

USGS & Desert Research Institute

Michael Dettinger

Colorado State University & University of California, Davis

Erica Fleishman

University of Arizona

Gregg Garfin

Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego

Alexander (Sasha) Gershunov

Utah State University

Nancy Huntly

University of California, Los Angeles

Glen MacDonald

University of Arizona

Alison Meadow

University of California, Davis

Beth Rose Middleton

University of California, Davis

Mark Schwartz

Colorado State University

Brad Udall

Desert Research Institute

Tamara Wall