Judith Curry is professor and chair of the School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences at the Georgia Institute of Technology. With research interests spanning a variety of topics in climate, her current interests include climate dynamics of the Arctic, climate dynamics of extreme weather events, and reasoning about climate uncertainty. She is a fellow of the American Meteorological Society, the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and the American Geophysical Union.
Curry serves as president and co-owner of the company Climate Forecast Applications Network LLC (CFAN). CFAN translates the scientific weather and climate research so that governments and industries can better anticipate and manage weather- and climate-related risks. Sectoral applications include energy, reinsurance, emergency management, water resource management, agriculture, and public health.
Curry is proprietor of the blog Climate Etc., which provides a forum for climate researchers, academics, technical experts from other fields, and the interested public to engage in a discussion on topics related to climate science. The blog discusses current topics in climate science, climate and energy policy, challenges at the science-policy interface, and use of social media in engaging with the public on complex and controversial topics. Curry has been outspoken on issues related to the integrity of research, and has presented congressional testimony numerous times on topics related to climate change.