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University of Wisconsin–Madison


** SSEC Director Search **
The Space Science and Engineering Center (SSEC) at UW-Madison is seeking a visionary leader to serve as its next director.

Thank you very much for visiting our site, and a warm welcome from our department! Over the last nearly 70 years, we have grown into one of the leading departments in our field of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences. We have strong graduate and undergraduate programs which are nationally recognized. We pursue research with a combination of theory, modeling, and diagnostic studies. We support this work with a foundation of first-year graduate core courses, and an appealing range of electives for both graduate and undergraduate students.

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