For Undergraduate Students

Tutoring will be available locally for DAES ATM and ENV majors when classes are in session. DAES graduate students will cover the following days/times in person in the ETEC 3rd Floor Collaboratorium during the Fall 2022 semester. Additionally, you may request office hours outside of these times by filling out this Google Form:


Fall 2022 DAES Tutoring Program Office Hours    
Days Times Week 1 / Week 2 Tutors     
Tuesday 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm Suqian Chu / Cam Paquette - ETEC 3rd Floor Collaboratorium    
Wednesday 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Melissa Piper / Robert Ford - ETEC 3rd Floor Collaboratorium    
Thursday 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm Megan Schiede / Fuji Maneesai - ETEC 3rd Floor Collaboratorium    
Contact Melissa Piper ([email protected]) with questions    

Graduate students within the Department of Atmospheric & Environmental Sciences at UAlbany each volunteer one- and a half- hour of their time to serve as tutors for undergrad students. These tutoring sessions provide the opportunity for you and your peers to come and work on anything you want with the bonus of having a knowledgeable graduate student there to answer questions and guide you in the right direction. Even if we are not able to initially answer your question, we should be able to either work through the problem or send you in the right direction to get answers. We hope that you use all of your resources - your professors, your teaching assistants, and us - to achieve success during your time here!

Tutoring services will begin August 30th for the Fall 2022 semester.


Robert Ford

Campus Address: ETEC 406
Email: [email protected]


Fuji Maneesai

Campus Address: ETEC 424I
Email: [email protected]

Fuji Maneesai Photo

Megan Schiede

Campus Address: ETEC
Email: [email protected] 


Suqian Chu

Campus Address: ETEC
Email: [email protected] 


Cam Paquette

Campus Address: ETEC 424F
Email: [email protected] 

Cam Paquette

Melissa Piper

Campus Address: ETEC 424G
Email: [email protected] 

Melissa Piper



Department Calendars
DAES Graduate Student Committee Calendar

Events in the DAES Graduate Student Committee Calendar include: Monday Seminar Series, Monday Roundtables, Tropical Climate/Intraseasonal Map Disco, Tropical Lunch, Climate Group, Map Disco, Cyclone Research Group, DAES CG, ASRC Colloquia, Masters/Ph.D Defenses, Prospectus Presentations, Department Events (e.g., Recruitment, Earth Day, Outreach).

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Documents and Wiki
Grad Student Handbook

The DAES Graduate Student Handbook, updated regularly, contains practical information regarding policies and guidelines for M.S. and Ph.D. students in DAES.

DAES Graduate Student Handbook

Department Wiki

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