Our Team

Principal Investigator

Akintomide Afolayan Akinsanola

Assistant Professor

Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences

w/ Joint Appointment at Argonne National Laboratory


aakinsan@uic.edu | Google Scholar | ResearchGate | | Twitter | CV

Education/Professional Experience

  • B.Tech., M.Tech., (Meteorology) Federal University of Technology Akure, Nigeria

  • Ph.D., (Climate Science) City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR

  • Assistant Atmospheric Scientist, Argonne National Laboratory, USA

  • Postdoctoral Appointee, Argonne National Laboratory, USA

  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Georgia, USA

  • Assistant Lecturer, Federal University of Technology Akure, Nigeria

  • Visiting Scholar, Geophysical Institute, University of Bergen, Norway

  • Teaching Assistant, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR

  • Teaching Assistant, Federal University of Technology Akure, Nigeria

Scholarly Service

  • Editorial Board Member, Communications Earth and Environment (Nature)

  • Co-chair of the Monsoons Panel's Working Group on African Monsoons (WG-AFM)- CLIVAR/GEWEX