Directory of Hydrological Expertise
The table below lists the full directory of hydrological expertise among University of Saskatchewan faculty members and research associates, together with links to their e-mail addresses and web-pages. (Move your mouse over the 'eMail' labels to activate the links.)

Barbour, Lee
Professor
Dept of Civil and Geological Engineering 
  • Geotechnical & Geo-Environmental Civil Engineering
  • Mine Waste Reclamation and Decommissioning
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Baulch, Helen
Assistant Professor
School of Environment and Sustainability;
Global Institute for Water Security
 
  • Aquatic biogeochemistry
  • Climate-change impacts on aquatic ecosystems
  • Agricultural management and water quality
  • Aquatic ecology
eMail
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Bedard-Haughn, Angela
Associate Professor
Dept of Soil Science 
  • Soil Nitrogen and Carbon Dynamics
  • Wetland Soils
  • Greenhouse Gas Emissions
  • Land Use and Climate Change
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Bonsal, Barrie
Adjunct Professor
Dept of Geography and PlanningResearch Scientist, Aquatic Ecosystems Impacts Research Division, Environment Canada, NHRC
  • Climate Impacts on Historical & Future Hydrology
  • Occurrence & Causes of Canadian Droughts
  • Climate Change
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de Boer, Dirk
Professor
Dept of Geography and PlanningHead, Department of Geography and Planning
  • Drainage Basins
  • Suspended Sediment
  • Fluvial Geomorphology
  • Soil Erosion
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Demuth, Michael
Research Scientist
Project Lead, State and Evolution of Canada’s Glaciers; Cryosphere Geoscience Section, Geological Survey of Canada
  • Significance of glaciers to environmental flows and natural resource sectors
  • Snow-glacier interaction
  • Glacier mass balance methods
  • Snow and ice geophysics including nuclear and electromagnetic methods
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Elliott, Jane
Adjunct Professor
Dept of Soil ScienceResearch Scientist, National Hydrology Research Centre, Environment Canada
  • Soil Processes
  • Soil-Water Interactions & Agrochemical Leaching
  • Impacts of Management Practices on Water Transport of Nutrients & Contaminants
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Elshorbagy, Amin
Professor
Dept of Civil and Geological Engineering 
  • Hydrotechnical Engineering
  • Environmental Systems Modelling
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Ferguson, Grant
Associate Professor
Dept of Civil and Geological Engineering 
  • Hydrogeology
  • Cold regions hydrology
  • Energy and water resources
  • Climate change
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Guo, Xulin
Professor
Dept of Geography and Planning 
  • Remote Sensing
  • Climate Change
  • Biogeochemistry
  • Prairie Evaporation
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Helgason, Warren
Assistant Professor
Dept of Civil and Geological Engineering 
  • Atmospheric boundary layer processes
  • Energy and mass transport in the soil-plant-atmosphere continuum
  • Irrigation
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Hendry, Jim
Professor
Dept of Geological SciencesCameco-NSERC Research Chair
  • Aqueous and Environmental Geochemistry
  • Fate and Transport of Contaminants in Groundwater
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Hudson, Jeff
Associate Professor
Dept of Biology 
  • Aquatic Ecology
  • Elemental cycling in food webs
  • Bioremediation
  • Biodiversity and ecosystem function
  • Climate Change
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Ireson, Andrew
Assistant Professor
School of Environment and Sustainability; Global Institute for Water Security 
  • Unsaturated zone processes
  • Groundwater flow and quality modelling
  • Numerical and physically-based modelling
  • Land-Surface Exchanges
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Kells, Jim
Professor
Dept of Civil and Geological Engineering 
  • Hydrotechnical Engineering
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Li, Yanping
Assistant Professor
School of Environment and Sustainability; Global Institute for Water Security 
  • Regional climate modeling
  • Mesoscale dynamics
  • Boundary layer meteorology
  • Air-sea interaction
eMail
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Marsh, Philip
Professor
Department of Geography and Planning (Adjunct)Canada Research Chair in Cold Regions Water Science, Wilfrid Laurier University
  • Cold-Regions Hydrology
  • Snow Hydrology
  • Hydrological processes and modelling
  • Permafrost
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Martz, Lawrence
Professor
Dept of Geography and Planning 
  • Hydrological Modelling
  • Water Resources
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Soil Erosion
  • Fluvial Systems
eMail
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Maulé, Charles
Professor
Dept of Civil and Geological Engineering 
  • Soil Hydrology
  • Agricultural Hydrology
  • Water Conservation
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Mazurek, Kerry Anne
Assistant Professor
Dept of Civil and Geological Engineering 
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Soil Erosion and Scour
  • Cohesive Sediment Erosion and Transport
  • Eco-hydraulics
  • Hydraulic Structures
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McDonnell, Jeffrey
Professor
School of Environment and Sustainability; Global Institute for Water SecurityAssociate Director, Global Institute for Water Security
  • Runoff processes
  • Isotope hydrology
  • Forest hydrology
  • Hydrological modelling
  • Theory development
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Munro, D. Scott
Professor
Emeritus Professor, Department of Geography, University of Toronto at Mississauga
  • Glacier boundary-layer turbulent heat transfer to ice and snow
  • Modelling of glacier mass balance
  • Energy balance and surface meltwater runoff
  • Glacier measurements
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Niyogi, Som
Assistant Professor
Dept of Biology 
  • Metal bioavailability
  • Toxicity in aquatic environment
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Patrick, Bob
Associate Professor
Dept of Geography and Planning 
  • Source water protection
  • Watershed planning and governance
  • Political ecology
  • Water policy in Canada
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Pennock, Dan
Professor
Dept of Soil ScienceSenior Science Fellow, Centre for Studies in Agriculture, Law & the Environment (CSALE)
  • Hydrological controls on greenhouse gas emissions
  • Wetland-soil interactions
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Pietroniro, Alain
Adjunct Professor
Dept of Chemical and Biological EngineeringDirector, Water Survey of Canada, Environment Canada
  • Water Resources Engineering
  • Hydrological Modelling & Systems
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Remote Sensing
eMail
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Pomeroy, John
Professor
Dept of Geography and PlanningCanada Research Chair in Water Resources and Climate Change; Director, Centre for Hydrology
  • Hydrological Processes
  • Hydrological Modelling
  • Land-atmosphere interactions
  • Snow ecology
  • Water resources
  • Cold-Regions Hydrology
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Sandford, Robert
Chair, Canadian Partnership Initiative United Nations Water for Life Decade; Director, Western Watershed Research Collaborative
  • Public education
  • Translation of scientific research outcomes into effective and timely public policy action
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Shook, Kevin
Research Fellow
Centre for HydrologySGI Canada Research Fellow
  • The effects of climate change on prairie hydrology
  • Scaling and fractals
  • Spatial / temporal distribution of snow
  • Dynamic contributing areas of prairie basins
  • Links between research and operational hydrology
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Si, Bing Cheng
Professor
Dept of Soil Science 
  • Vadose Zone Hydrology
  • The Fate & Transport of Water & Contaminants
  • Spatial Variability in Fields & Geostatistics
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Siciliano, Steven
Professor
Dept of Soil Science 
  • Soil Ecotoxicology
  • Investigation of Trace Contaminant Effects in Northern Terrestrial Ecosystems
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Spence, Chris
Adjunct Professor
Dept of Geography and PlanningResearch Scientist, National Hydrology Research Centre, Environment Canada
  • Cold-Regions Hydrology
  • Hydrological Processes
  • Hydrological Modelling
  • Boundary Layer Climatology
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Spiteri, Raymond
Professor
Dept of Computer Science 
  • Numerical Analysis
  • Scientific Computing
  • High Performance Computing
  • Engineering Process Optimization and Design
  • Carbon Sequestration
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van der Kamp, Garth
Adjunct Professor
Dept of Civil and Geological EngineeringResearch Scientist, National Hydrology Research Centre, Environment Canada
  • Groundwater-surface water interactions
  • Groundwater Flow in Low- Permeability Formations
  • Groundwater Resource Evaluation
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van Rees, Ken
Professor
Dept of Soil ScienceAgri-Food Innovation Fund (AFIF) Chair in Agroforestry & Afforestation
  • Forest Soils
  • Plant Root Systems
  • Short rotation woody crops
  • Willow biomass energy
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Westbrook, Cherie
Associate Professor
Dept of Geography and Planning 
  • Eco-hydrology
  • Wetlands and Riparian Areas
  • Groundwater-surface water interactions
  • Stream-groundwater interactions
  • Hydro-Biogeochemistry
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Wheater, Howard
Professor
School of Environment and Sustainability; Global Institute for Water SecurityCanada Excellence Research Chair; Director, Global Institute for Water Security
  • Hydrology and water resources applications
  • Climate-change
  • Surface and groundwater hydrology
  • Floods
  • Water resources
  • Water quality
  • Waste management
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Whitfield , Paul
Emeritus Scientist, Environment Canada; Adjunct Professor, Department of Earth Sciences, Simon Fraser University; Co-Editor Canadian Water Resources Journal
  • Applications of statistics to the analysis of environmental data
  • Transient events
  • The design and implementation of environmental monitoring programs
  • Quality assurance and quality control
  • Water chemistry in relation to hydrological processes
  • Relationships between water and climate in Arctic and sub-Arctic environments, relating particularly to climate and land use change
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