Jen Henderson


NOAA Skaggs Building
801 Confidence Drive - Unit 20
Longmont, CO
United States


Research Scientist


Jen is an embedded social scientist in the U.S. weather prediction and disaster community. She works at the Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES) with a cadre of interdisciplinary social scientists and forecasters to challenge received narratives about experts and publics. She uses qualitative, ethnographic methods, and social media analysis to help reframe, scale up, provoke, and critically participate in making more just the practices, technologies, norms and ethics of prediction, preparedness, and communication.