Fleming, James Rodger

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FLEMING, James Rodger

FLEMING, James Rodger. American, b. 1949. Genres: Environmental sciences/Ecology, History, Meteorology/Atmospheric sciences, Technology, Bibliography. Career: National Center for Atmospheric Research, Cloud Physics Division, meteorologist, 1973; University of Washington, Seattle, research meteorologist, 1973-74; private consulting meteorologist in Miami, FL, and NY, 1974-82; Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, fellow, Papers of Joseph Henry, 1985-87; American Meteorological Society, historical consultant, 1987-; Colby College, Waterville, ME, assistant professor, associate professor, then professor and director of science, technology, and society program, 1988-. Harvard University, history of science, research associate, 1992-93, visiting scholar, 1999-2000; Massachusetts Institute of Technology, visiting scholar, 1992-94; Pennsylvania State University, Center for Global Change Science, visiting professor, 1994; lecturer at colleges and universities. Publications: Guide to Historical Resources in the Atmospheric Sciences, 1989; Meteorology in America, 1800-1870, 1990; Historical Perspectives on Climate Change, 1998. EDITOR: (with H.A. Gemery) Science, Technology, and the Environment, 1994; (with R.E. Goodman, and contrib.) International Bibliography of Meteorology, 1994; (and contrib.) Historical Essays on Meteorology, 1919-1995, 1996; Weathering the Storm: Sverre Petterssen, the D-Day Forecast and the Rise of Modern Meteorology, 2001. Contributor to books. Contributor of articles and reviews to professional journals. Address: Science, Technology, and Society Program, Colby College, Waterville, ME 04901, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]