Elected: 2013
Discipline: Earth Sciences and Chemistry
Professor Gabriele Hegerl
Professor of Climate System Science, University of Edinburgh
Professor Gabriele Hegerl’s expertise is in global climate variability and change, particularly in attributing causes to observed changes in climate. Before she joined the University of Edinburgh, she held research positions at Texas A&M University and at Duke University’s Nicholas School of the Environment, during which time she was a coordinating lead author for the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Fourth and Fifth Assessment Report. Gabriele is active on many Committees, including the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.