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Joby Hilliker

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210C Recitation Hall
West Chester University
West Chester, PA 19383

Email: FMP Committee Chair
Phone: 610-436-1059


Teaching: Taught 70 sections of ESS170, Gen. Ed. meteorology course; transitioning to online/hybrid; Teach meteorology for upper-class students and graduates; nominated for CASE’s U.S. “Professor of Year”; received “Distinguished” evaluation.

Research: Statistical short-term weather forecasting. I enjoy working with meteorological data archives and applying statistical techniques to generate accurate predictions minutes to hours in advance for transportation applications.

Service: Department Graduate Coordinator; former Assessment Coordinator; former NFO chair; currently on FMC committee.

Interests/Passions Outside of Academe: Biking, playing Settlers of Catan, cooking, current events, personal finance/budget, storm chasing.

Times when I can meet: I live in Center City Philadelphia so ideally there on Tuesdays, most evenings, and weekends. In local area, most evenings as well.

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  • Name: Joby Hilliker
  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Dept: Earth and Space Sciences
  • Started at WCU: 2004
  • Degrees:
    • B.S., M.S., Ph.D. in Meteorology, Penn State

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