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John Goldman

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  • Instructor
  • Geography and GIS
  • 773-325-4063
  • ​990 West Fullerton, 4th floor, #4304
    Chicago, IL 60614​

M.S., Penn State University
B.A., The University of Rochester

John Goldman is a meteorologist, whose interests center on synoptic analysis, severe convective storms, and the effect of climate change on local weather patterns. He has extensive experience in operational weather forecasting, acquired in the aviation industry. Before coming to DePaul, John enjoyed a lengthy tenure with United Airlines, forecasting the weather for destinations around the globe. He has also experienced and photographed natural environments in nearly sixty countries. In his teaching, John emphasizes the basic physical principles which control the behavior of the atmosphere and the oceans.

Courses Offered:
GEO 220 The Dynamic Ocean
GEO 225 Weather and Climate​