Todd D. Sikora

Department of Earth Sciences
Millersville University
P.O. Box 1002
Millersville, PA 17551
Phone:   (717) 871-7435

Academic Employment History:

Department of Earth Sciences
Millersville University

o       Professor with Tenure, 2011-

o       Associate Professor with Tenure, 2010-2011

o       Tenure-Track Associate Professor, 2008-2010

o       Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, 2005-2008

Natural Science
University of Maryland University College

o       Adjunct Associate Professor, 2002-2006

Department of Oceanography
United States Naval Academy

o       Associate Professor with Tenure, 2003-2005

o       Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, 1997-2003

o       Adjunct Assistant Professor, 1996-1997

Ocean Remote Sensing Group
The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory

o       Post-Doctoral Scholar, 1996-1997


B.S. (Meteorology), The Pennsylvania State University, 1990

M.S. (Meteorology), The Pennsylvania State University, 1992

Ph.D. (Meteorology), The Pennsylvania State University, 1996

Research Interests:

Select recent research topics follow, with funding agencies noted in parentheses:

o        The Plains Elevated Convection at Night project (National Science Foundation)

o        The Ontario Winter Lake-effect Systems project (National Science Foundation)

o        Remote sensing of open cell convection (Millersville University)

o        Spaceborne Ocean Intelligence Network (Canadian Space Agency)

I have also had the privilege of supervising several student research projects

Refereed Publication List

Teaching Interests:

Courses I've taught at MU:

o        Advanced Weather Analysis and Forecasting Practicum

o        Atmospheric Dynamics 1

o        Mesoscale Meteorology

o        Meteorology Laboratory

o        Satellite Meteorology

o        Synoptic Meteorology Lecture-Laboratory

o        The Atmosphere

o        The Atmosphere with Laboratory