Institute Staff

List of People
 NameTitleDepartmentEmailPhone
James O'DonnellCIRCA Executive Director, Professor
Connecticut Institute for Resilience and Climate Adaptation | Department of Marine Sciences | Expertise: physical oceanography, numerical modeling, fluid dynamics, coastal ocean observations, surge and sea level rise
james.odonnell@uconn.edu860.405.9171
Alexander FelsonDirector of Resilience Design, Deputy Executive Director
Connecticut Institute for Resilience and Climate Adaptation | Expertise: landscape architect and urban ecologist, focused on coastal adaptation and ecological design
alex.felson@uconn.edu860.405.9124
Katie LundKatie LundProject Coordinator
Connecticut Institute for Resilience and Climate Adaptation | Expertise: coastal &
marine policy and planning, climate adaptation and resilience
katie.lund@uconn.edu860.405.9214
John TruscinskiDirector of Resilience Planning
Connecticut Institute for Resilience and Climate Adaptation
john.truscinski@uconn.edu860.405.9252
Kimberly BradleyProject Specialist
Connecticut Institute for Resilience and Climate Adaptation
kimberly.bradley@uconn.edu860.581.3130
Yaprak OnatAssistant Director of Research
Connecticut Institute for Resilience and Climate Adaptation | Expertise: ocean wave modeling, coastal vulnerability, climate adaptation, coastal structure design and wave interaction
yaprak.onat@uconn.edu860.405.9323
Caterina MassiddaData Analyst/Programmer
Connecticut Institute for Resilience and Climate Adaptation | Expertise: data analysis, programming (Matlab, Phyton, R) GIS, marine science
caterina.massidda@uconn.edu860.405.9247
Lauren YaworskyProgram Assistant
Connecticut Institute for Resilience and Climate Adaptation
lauren.yaworsky@uconn.edu860.405.9124
Abigail KwiatUndergraduate Intern - Current (Fall 2018 - Spring 2019)
Connecticut Institute for Resilience and Climate Adaptation
abigail.kwiat@uconn.edu860.405.9124