Faculty Spotlight

Professor Gabriel A. Vecchi

Professor of Geosciences and the Princeton Environmental Institute; Deputy Director of Cooperative Institute for Modeling the Earth System; Director, PEI Climate and Energy Grant Challenge

Research Areas

Climate science; extreme weather events; hurricanes; mechanisms of precipitation variability and change; ocean-atmosphere interaction; detection and attribution.



Professor of Geosciences and the Princeton Environmental Institute


In the News


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Friday, Jun 12, 2009
Jorge Sarmiento has been named the George J. Magee Professor of Geosciences and Geological Engineering. This chair was last held by Guust Nolet and before that by Bill Bonini.
Friday, Jun 12, 2009
Danny Sigman has been named the Dusenbury Professor of Geological and Geophysical Sciences. Danny is the first person to hold this professorship.
Monday, Jun 1, 2009

Monday, Jun 1, 2009
Congratulations to Dr. Brigitte Brunelle on successfully defending her Ph.D. thesis! The title of her thesis was "Nitrogen Isotope Constraints on the Biogeochemistry and Paleoclimatology of the Subarctic North Pacific"