Serving your weather-related business and legal consulting matters since 2017

Matthew J. Bunkers, Ph.D.
Certified Consulting Meteorologist
Phone: 605.390.7243 (mobile)

South Dakota School of Mines & Technology (SDSMT), Rapid City, SD:

  • Ph.D., Atmospheric, Environmental, & Water Resources (Dissertation: Supercell Motion and Longevity), Aug 1995–Dec 2005
  • M.S., Meteorology (Thesis: A Climatological Evaluation of the Northern Plains from the Late 19th Century to 1990: Definition of Climate Regions, Comparisons of Drought, and El Niño/La Niña Teleconnections), Jun 1992–Dec 1993
  • B.S., Interdisciplinary Sciences (minors in math, meteorology, and physics), Aug 1988–May 1992

Certifications and Memberships:

  • Certified Consulting Meteorologist (CCM) #731 (since 2017)
  • Member of the American Meteorological Society (AMS) (since 1991)
  • Member of the Association of Certified Meteorologists (since 2018)
  • Member of the National Weather Association (since 1994)
  • Member of the Severe Local Storms Committee of the AMS (2018–2020)
  • SDSMT Adjunct Research Scientist IV (since 2009)

Recent Publications (authored/coauthored 55 papers):

Complete List of Peer-Reviewed and Other Publications:

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