Professor Andrew Weaver Lecture

Professor Andrew Weaver
School of Earth and Ocean Sciences
University of Victoria

will be addressing the Vancouver Institute on September 24, 2011 at 8:15 p.m., Lecture Hall No. 2 in the Woodward Instructional Resources Centre, University of British Columbia.
Note: Photos still to come.


Generation Us:
The Challenge of Global Warming


Dr. Weaver was a Lead Author in the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change 2nd, 3rd and 4th scientific assessments and is also a Lead Author in the ongoing 5th scientific assessment. He was the Chief Editor of the Journal of Climate from 2005 to 2009. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society and the American Meteorological Society. Over the years he has received several awards including the E.W.R. NSERC Steacie Fellowship in 1997, the Killam Research Fellowship and a CIAR Young Explorers award in 2003, the CMOS President’s Prize in 2007 and a Guggenheim fellowship in 2008. In 2008 he was also appointed to the Order of British Columbia. His first book Keeping our Cool: Canada in a Warming World was published in 2008.