25/04/18 Filed in: Job Posting
Are you looking for a position in an international environment for addressing the hydrological challenges of our customers? We have an interesting vacancy available!
The unit Inland Water Systems has over 175 employees, divided into the following six departments: Operational Water Management and Early Warning, Catchment and Urban Hydrology, Flood Risk Management, River Dynamics and Inland Shipping, Fresh Water Ecology and Water Quality and Water and Delta Management.
The Department of Catchment and Urban Hydrology is involved in a wide range of projects. In the Netherlands we work for Rijkswaterstaat and the Water Boards. Internationally, we are active in projects for the World Bank Group and the Asian Development Bank, e.g. in South East Asia, South-America and Africa. Furthermore, we participate in H2020 projects for the European Union.
We develop new approaches and tools for hydrology at different levels: from the global and river basin scale to the level of districts and roads.
In the interaction with the other units / departments of Deltares we create our added value in projects focussing on integrated water management, forecasting and multi-hazard impact assessment.
The Department currently consists of 25 hydrologists, one third with a PhD. A research and development and a customer-oriented attitude are important to us. The Department is located in Delft, the Netherlands.
16/08/17 Filed in: Announcement
Consortium for the Advancement of Hydrologic Sciences, Inc. (CUAHSI) is a US National Science Foundation (NSF)-funded enterprise providing programs and services that support the advancement of water science across the United States and internationally. The CUAHSI board of directors would like to invite you to learn more about CUAHSI services and opportunities in the hydrologic sciences by signing up to receive (1) the monthly e-mail newsletter from CUAHSI, and/or (2) occasional announcements (1-2 per week on average) of specific opportunities with upcoming deadlines.
Newsletter and occasional announcements cover data publication and discovery through CUAHSI's Water Data Center, cyberseminars, training courses and Pathfinder Fellowships for graduate students, community hydrologic modeling initiatives, conferences such as the Biennial Symposium and this year's Conference on Hydroinformatics, and other opportunities and events.
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06/10/15 Filed in: #ClimateIsWater
In the eighth episode of the #ClimateIsWater series is Dr. Rafaela Schinegger, Freshwater Ecologist and Senior Scientist at the University of Natural Resources & Life Sciences, Vienna. This episode focuses on how climate change affects river hydrology and freshwater fish. Rafaela discusses some of the urgent actions needed to address the issues facing mountain rivers, fish species, and entire ecosystems.
Make sure to check out this episode and keep checking on the AGWA Blog and the #ClimateIsWater Vimeo Channel (vimeo.com/channels/918234
) for future installments.