DOINews: New South Central Climate Science Center Director Announced

Last edited 4/26/2016

USGS News Release

Kimberly Winton, Ph.D., has been selected as the director of the Department of the Interior's South Central Climate Science Center (SC CSC), headquartered at the University of Oklahoma in Norman. This is the sixth federally funded center on the OU Research Campus...

...Winton's expertise with water and agricultural issues, and her long experience in working with diverse stakeholders, give her a strong background in climate change questions of interest to the region...

...“Dr. Winton's experience and research work make her an outstanding choice as the South Central Climate Science Center's new director,” said University of Oklahoma President David L. Boren. “As a native Oklahoman, she understands the importance of research in advancing our state, and I am glad she will be continuing to serve our communities.”