BS in Meteorology, UNC Charlotte
MS in Geosciences, Georgia State University
Originally from Somerset, New Jersey, Nkosi Muse is an alumnus of UNC Charlotte and Georgia State University, where he earned his Bachelor’s in Meteorology and his Master’s in Geosciences, respectively. His research career began during his undergraduate matriculation with the Partnership Education Program (PEP) and the Significant Opportunities in Atmospheric Research and Science Program (SOARS), where his research was interested in climate and weather extremes, from flooding to hurricanes. Nkosi’s Master’s work focused on ensuring that our urban regions are prepared for the implications of climate change as sustainable and resilient cities, starting with Atlanta, Georgia. Now working on his Ph.D., he continues this work at the University of Miami.