Scotty Claar

Project Assistant

403 Dolgen Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, New York 14853

Phone: (607) 255-9598
Fax: (607) 255-2763

Scotty Claar

Randall S. “Scotty” Claar joined Cornell University’s Yang-Tan Institute (YTI) in July 2023 as a Project Administrative Assistant for several projects. He previously worked at the Cornell University Registrar’s Office working in the Student Services Section. He has also worked in other positions on campus since 2016. Prior to coming to Cornell, he was in the U.S. Air Force for 24 years as a Combat Meteorologist, Basic Training Instructor, and Logistics Manager.

Scotty is currently working to complete a Master of Public Administration and Leadership degree through The Ohio State University.


AAS 2002 – CCAF, Weather Technology
AAS 2002 – CCAF, Logistics
BA 2005 – Thomas Edison State University