BSc Hons (1st class) (Physics with Meteorology) University of Edinburgh, UK, (2004). MSc (Weather and Climate Modelling) Reading University, UK, (2006). PhD (Meteorology) Reading University, UK, (2010).


Dr Catto's expertise is in the representation of extratropical cyclones and storm tracks in current and future climate simulations, innovative approaches to model evaluation, and regime methods for investigating trends and model representation of precipitation. Previous to taking up a role as Senior Lecturer at the University of Exeter, UK, Jennifer was a Research Fellow in the School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment at Monash University, Melbourne, Australia. Jennifer works on a number of projects related to rainfall, midlatitude weather systems, and climate model evaluation.