Dr. Anthony R. Lupo is a Professor of Atmospheric Sciences in the Atmospheric Sciences Program as part of the School of Natural Resources at the University of Missouri. He earned a BS in Meteorology from the State University of New York at Oswego in 1988, and an M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from Purdue University in 1991 and 1995, respectively. His research is in the areas of large-scale atmospheric dynamics, tropical meteorology, climate dynamics, and climate change including modeling, and has several peer-reviewed publications in each of these areas. He is a member of the American Meteorological Society, and the National Weather Association. He was a Fulbright Scholar in Russia during the summer of 2004 at the Russian Academy of Sciences in Moscow, and Belgorod State University in 2014-2015 and 2017.