About Eunkyoung

Eunkyoung (Kyoung) Choi is a Ph.D. student in the Ecosystem Sustainability program at Colorado State University. Her research interest includes climate risk assessment for agriculture. Her work explores the impacts of hydroclimatic hazards on crop yields and heat/cold stress on milk yields in the US. She received her master's in Atmospheric Sciences in 2020 at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where she studied environmental effects on net land carbon flux in the present and future. Prior to her graduate studies, she was an environmental consultant working in South Korea and Japan. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, swimming, and dancing. Group website:

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  • Climate risk assessment and management in agriculture


MS, Atmospheric Sciences - The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
IL, 2020

Graduate & Advisor Program

Dr. Nathan Mueller
Department of Ecosystem Science and Sustainability & Department of Soil and Crop Sciences


  • American Geophysical Union