John Chun-Han Lin

Curriculum Vitae Biosketch

John Chun-Han Lin portrait
  • Associate Professor, Atmospheric Sciences



  • B.A., Biology, Harvard College
  • M.A., Biology, Harvard University
  • Ph.D., Earth and Planetary Sciences, Harvard University. Project: Constraining sources and sinks of carbon at the regional scale with aircraft observations

Honors & Awards

  • Top Researcher Award. University of Utah, 04/05/2017
  • Ontario Early Researcher Award. Ontario Ministry of Environment, 04/2008
  • NOAA/UCAR Postdoctoral Fellowship in Climate and Global Change. NOAA/UCAR, 05/2004
  • Harvard University Distinction in Teaching Award. Harvard University, 05/2002
  • NASA Earth System Science Fellowship. NASA, 09/1998

In the Media


  • Japanese, fluent.
  • Mandarin Chinese, fluent.
  • Min Nan Chinese, fluent.

Geographical Regions of Interest

  • Japan
  • Taiwan