Jeffrey McDonnellProfessor, School of Environment and Sustainability
Associate Director, Global Institute for Water Security
- Doctor of Philosophy in Forest Hydrology, University of Canterbury, New Zealand
- Master of Science in Watershed Ecosystems, Trent University
- Bachelor of Science in Physical Geography, University of Toronto
Watershed hydrology; runoff processes and modelling; isotope hydrology; hydrological theory
- Jeffrey McDonnell elected to the Royal Society of Canada, This year's new Fellows will be inducted to the academies of the RSC during the Induction and Awards Ceremony on Friday, November 27, 2015 at Fairmont Empress in Victoria, BC.
- Study overturns knowledge about plant hydrological cycles, Lab Product News, Jaivime Evaristo and Jeff McDonnell
- Nature publishes U of S research paper, The Star Phoenix, Jaivime Evaristo and Jeffrey McDonnell
- U of S study lends new insight into the water cycle, U of S media release, Jaivime Evaristo and Jeffrey McDonnell
- Creating a research brand, by Jeff McDonnell, Science Magazine
- University lab in Canada seeks to improve mine cover options, SNL Financial, Jeff McDonnell, MOST Facility
- Research centre explores mine reclamation, The Star Phoenix, GIWS and Jeffrey McDonnell
- Funding for closed mine reclamation, Saskatoon Home Page, GIWS
- $1.8 million awarded for new mine reclamation facility, May 2015
- How to be an academic, On Campus News May 2015
- Wonderful World of Water, On Campus News September 24, 2014
Select Recent Publications
- Jasechko, S., J. Kirchner, J. Welker and J.J. McDonnell. 2016. Substantial portion of global river discharge less than 3 months old. Nature (Geosciences), DOI: 10/1038/NGEO.2636.
- Burt, T.P. and J.J. McDonnell. 2015. Whither field hydrology? The need for discovery science and outrageous hydrological hypotheses, Water Resources Research 51:5919-5928, doi:10.1002/ 2014WR016839.
- Evaristo, J., S. Jasechko, and J.J. McDonnell. 2015. Global separation of plant transpiration from groundwater and streamflow, Nature doi: 10.1038/nature14983.
- McDonnell, J.J., 2015. Creating a research brand, Science 349 (6249): 758, DOI: 10.1126/science.349.6249.758.
- McDonnell, J.J., 2014. The two water worlds hypothesis: Ecohydrological separation of water between streams and trees? Wires Water, doi:10.1002/water2.1027.
- McDonnell, J.J. and K. Beven, 2014. A call to action aimed at understanding velocities, celerities and residence time distributions of the headwater hydrograph. Water Resources Research, 50, 5342–5350, doi:10.1002/2013WR015141.