Eric Shearer

Eric J. Shearer (he/him)

University of California, Irvine

Eric is a Ph.D. student in civil and environmental engineering at the UC Irvine at the Center for Hydrometeorology and Remote Sensing. He is studying climate-scale trends of precipitation in the life-cycles of hydroclimate extremes, namely tropical cyclones and atmospheric rivers. During his undergrad at UC Santa Barbara, he studied Earth Science with a minor in Astronomy and Planetary Science. In his spare time, Eric enjoys hiking, snowboarding, paddleboarding—really, anything outdoors—along with cooking, gaming with friends, and playing with his pet parrot, Bandida.