Nancy Selover's research focuses on urban heat island, microclimate, and evaporation.
Serving as the State Climatologist for Arizona, Selover educates groups across the state on climate topics including the urban heat island, monsoon, drought, extreme weather, climate change, and Arizona's climate. Selover works with state and city agencies, private businesses, researchers, and the public, providing climate data and information to assist these diverse groups.
Selover regularly teaches a meteorological instruments course at ASU. She also mentors K-12 teachers in a climate course carried out in conjunction with the American Meteorological Society.