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Kevin Grise

Associate Professor
Unit: College of Arts and Sciences
Department: Department of Environmental Sciences
Office location and address
291 McCormick Rd
Charlottesville, Virginia 22904
AS-ENVS CAREER: Understanding the Coupling between Clouds and Midlatitude Dynamics at Synoptic and Global Scales
Source: U.S. NSF - Directorate For Geosciences
August 01, 2018 – July 31, 2023
AS ENVS Storylines of Regional and Seasonal Climate Change in the United States in the 21st Century
Source: U.S. DOC - Nat. Oceanic & Atmospheric Admin. (Noaa
September 01, 2019 – August 31, 2022
AS-ENVS Implications of Hadley Cell Expansion for North American Drought
Source: Virginia Space Grant Consortium
August 01, 2019 – July 31, 2020
AS-ENVS Implications of Hadley Cell Expansion for North American Drought
Source: Virginia Space Grant Consortium
August 01, 2018 – July 31, 2019
EVSC 3300: Atmosphere and Weather
Credits: 3
Introduces the physical laws governing atmospheric behavior and examines atmospheric variables and their role in the fluid environment of the earth. Prerequisite: MATH 1190 or MATH 1210 or MATH 1220 or MATH 1310 or MATH 1320 or MATH 2310 or APMA 1090 or APMA 1110 or APMA 2120.
EVSC 4452: Global Climate Variability Seminar
Credits: 2
This seminar course will review the atmospheric and oceanic processes responsible for large-scale variability and change in Earth's climate system through readings and discussions of recent peer-reviewed scientific publications.
EVSC 4559: New Course in Environmental Science
Credits: 1–4
This course provides the opportunity to offer a new topic in the subject area of environmental science.
EVSC 4993: Independent Study
Credits: 1–6
Specialized topics in ecology, atmosphere, hydrology, environmental geology, or environmental systems not normally covered in formal classes under the direction of the faculty. Prerequisite: Instructor permission.
EVAT 5300: Introduction to Climatology
Credits: 3
Examination of the fundamental radiative, thermodynamic, and fluid dynamic processes in Earth's atmosphere with an emphasis on climatic time and space scales. Topics include atmospheric composition and radiative transfer, synoptic climatology, atmospheric general circulation, climate change, El Niño, and teleconnections. Prerequisites include EVSC 3300 or an undergraduate science degree.
EVAT 5410: Atmospheric Dynamics
Credits: 4
Introduces theoretical meteorology encompassing dry and moist air thermodynamics, the mechanics of atmospheric motion, and the dynamics of atmospheric weather systems. Prerequisite: MATH 1310, 1320 and PHYS 2310, 2320; or equivalent.
EVAT 7559: New Course in Atmospheric Sciences
Credits: 1–4
This course provides the opportunity to offer a new course in the subject of atmospheric sciences.
EVSC 8998: Non-Topical Research, Preparation for Research
Credits: 1–12
For master's research, taken under the supervision of a thesis director.
EVSC 8999: Non-Topical Research
Credits: 1–12
For master's thesis, taken under the supervision of a thesis director.
EVSC 9995: Research Problems
Credits: 1–12
Individual or group research on interdisciplinary problems in environmental sciences.
EVSC 9998: Non-Topical Research, Preparation for Doctoral Research
Credits: 1–12
For doctoral research, taken before a dissertation director has been selected.
EVSC 9999: Non-Topical Research
Credits: 1–12
For doctoral research, taken under the supervision of a dissertation director.