Academic Positions

  • 2018-present: Professor Global Ecohydrology and Sustainability UU 
  • 2022-present: Director of Research department of Sustainable Development - Geo Faculty
  • 2019-2022: Director of Eduction department of Sustainable Development - Geo Faculty
  • 2019-present: Visiting professor Integrated Environmental Modelling OU
  • 2017-2019: Professor Open University Integrated Environmental Modelling (0.4 fte), head of department Science since 2018
  • 2014 Visiting professor, sabbatical leave at Exeter University
  • 2011-present Associate professor Global EcoHydrology and Sustainability
  • 2000-2011 Assistant professor Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Geosciences
  • 2009 Visiting professor, sabbatical leave to Max Planck Institute Hamburg 
  • 1996-2000 PhD, University of Amsterdam/IBED 24/10/2000. Prof. Dr. J.M. Verstraten, Prof. Dr. W. Bouten. Modelling and Monitoring Forest Evapotranspiration
  • 1995-1996 Research assistant / junior lecturer: University of Amsterdam 


Editorial boards 

  • 2013-present Editor EGU-Earth System Dynamics
  • 2012-present Associate editor of Advances in Water Resources (Q1 journal water resources).  
  • 2004-2009 Editorial Board Landschap