College of Fellows Leadership

AGU College of Fellows Leadership

Chair: Cynthia Ebinger, Tulane University
Chair-elect: Alan Robock,
Rutgers University
Past Chair: Rana Fine,
University of Miami
Former Chair: Qingyun Duan,
Hohai University
Executive Committee (College of Fellows committee chairs)

  • Mentorship committee: Larry Esposito, University of Colorado
  • Speaker Series committee: James Murray, University of Washington
  • New Frontiers committee: Gordon Grant, USDA Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station
  • International Engagement committee: Rosalind Rickaby, University of Oxford
  • Legacy committee: Eileen Hofmann, Old Dominion University

In 2021, the COF committees are enthusiastically seeking new volunteers. The Legacy (formerly Centennial) Committee will be seeking a brand-new team.  We applaud the contributions of the inaugural committee members who are rotating off committees. 

  • Charles Chappell, Vanderbilt University
  • Jibamitra Ganguly, University of Arizona
  • Jerry Goldstein, Southwest Research Institute
  • Brian Kennett, Australian National University
  • Jai Syvitski, University of Colorado-Boulder
  • Kevin Trenberth, National Center for Atmospheric Research
  • Kathy Whaler, University of Edinburgh
  • Claudio Faccenna, University of Texas- Austin
  • Bette Otto-Bliesner, National Center for Atmospheric Research
  • Christa Peters-Lidard, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
  • Dietmar Muller, University of Sydney
  • Hai Cheng, Xi'an Jiaotong University