Dr. Julie Pullen is director of product at Jupiter Intelligence, a start-up delivering hyper-local projections of weather, water and climate impacts using cloud computing. She is an adjunct research scientist at Columbia’s Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory and advises the Environmental & Climate Sciences Department of Brookhaven National Laboratory.
Previously Pullen was Associate Professor in Civil, Environmental, and Ocean Engineering at Stevens Institute of Technology where she led international multidisciplinary teams in integrated oceanography, meteorology and urban field and modeling studies. She is a 2018 Fulbright Scholar (Philippines), a Fellow of the Explorers Club, and was a science fellow at Stanford’s Center for International Security and Cooperation. Pullen's expertise spans climate, weather and hydroscience with a particular focus on high resolution coastal urban prediction for flooding, heatwaves and other perils.
Pullen holds a master’s degree in applied mathematics from the University of Arizona, and a Ph.D. in physical oceanography from Oregon State University.