Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences at the University of Colorado Boulder

Jen Henderson

Research Interests

Jen works with stakeholders in the weather and climate communities to co-produce knowledge related to conceptualizing and communitating risk and uncertainty in predictive information contexts. Her research informs improvements in warning systems and helps stakeholders better understand vulnerabilities communities face and the opportunities they have to build capacity. Primarily an ethnography, Jen's work includes qualitative methods sucha as interviews, focus groups, social media analyiss, and surveys. She's also well versed in participatory workshops and community design.

Honors and Awards

  • American Meteorological Society Council Member