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Thursday 7th October, 11.30 – 13:00 on Teams. Our annual meeting is an opportunity to network and develop new interdisciplinary collaborations. New members and new attendees would be really welcome as the event is a chance to share new ideas, ongoing work and expertise and look for potential new collaborations across all disciplines. HyCRISTAL and…
water@leeds is excited to announce a two part Career Progression event, with panels made up of the inspiring winners of the Water Woman Award 2021 and colleagues in HR and research support.   Water Woman Inspirational Career Panel, 10.30am, Monday 4 October 2021 This event is open to everyone associated with water@leeds, irrespective of gender….
Our monthly spotlight on the work and lives of the next generation of water@leeds researchers.  September  2021: Tatiana Zúñiga-Burgos PhD title: Cell machinery manipulation for luxury phosphorus accumulation by Chlamydomonas reinhardtii from wastewater in temperate and tropical climates. School of Civil Engineering and School of Cell and Molecular Biology, and member of the UKRI GCRF…
Water-WISER Challenge Event 2021 On 22-25 June 2021, students and staff from the Water-WISER CDT gathered at Cranfield University for our first in-person event since the pandemic began. The ‘Challenge Event’ normally focuses on activities designed to give students skills in problem-solving, team working and networking, in a variety of outdoor settings. The annual event…
Our monthly spotlight on the work and lives of the next generation of water@leeds researchers.  July 2021: Xinyue He PhD title: Global mountain forest cover change and its hydrological impacts School of Earth and Environment Supervisors: Professor Dominick Spracklen, Professor Joseph Holden Tell us a bit about yourself: I was born and grew up in…
We are delighted to announce our SPRING award winners for June 2021. The SPRING competition is a funding award which is part of water@leeds’ Mission 4: Next Generation – a commitment to train new innovative, excellent and interdisciplinary water experts to work at the cutting edge of water research, management and policy. The award is…
Following the award of the Impact Acceleration Fund to support the piloting of a water knowledge exchange project in Tanzania, we are glad to announce that progress is ongoing to expand the concept in four countries in Eastern and Southern Africa. The establishment of the Water Knowledge Exchange Hub is fundamental to the achievement of…
The water@leeds research community is inspired by the global and regional grand challenges for water. We invite you to interact with our research map which shows the locations of our partnership projects around the world. Click on the map to and select pins to find our more about each project. water@leeds currently operates around £90M…
Our monthly spotlight on the work and lives of the next generation of water@leeds researchers.  June 2021: Dewa Ayu Putu Eva Wishanti PhD title: The Impact of Foreign Aid on Water Governance in Indonesia: A Case Study of Fragmented Water Service Reform School of Politics and International Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences Supervisors: Professor Anna…