University of South Florida
Jennifer Collins is a professor in the School of Geosciences at the University of South Florida. Her research focuses on weather and climate. As a hurricane researcher, Collins is interested in the interaction between large scale climatic patterns and seasonal patterns of tropical cyclone activity in multiple oceanic basins. As well as her work in the physical sciences she also works in the social sciences as she examines human behavior relating to hurricane evacuation. In addition to her hurricane work, Collins works in other areas related to weather, climate and hazards.