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Univ.Prof. Dipl.Geoökol. Dr.rer.nat. Karsten Schulz

Head: Institute of Hydrology and Watermanagement
Muthgasse 18, 1190 Wien
karsten.schulz(at)boku.ac.at
Tel: +43 1 47654-81601, 81699

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ORCID: 0000-0002-6616-2876

Curr. Vitae

2013 - Professor for Hydrology and Integrated Water Resources Management, Department of Water, Atmosphere and Environment, IWHW, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU) Vienna.
2007 - 2013 Professor for Physical Geography/Environmental Monitoring, Department of Geography, LMU Munich, Germany.
2004 - 2007 Senior Scientist, Deputy Head of the Department of Computational Landscape Ecology, Helmholtz - Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig, Germany.
2001 - 2004 Assistant Professor at the Institute of Geoecology, Prof. Dr. W. Durner, TU Braunschweig, Germany.
1998 - 2001 Postdoctoral Researcher at the Institute of Environmental and Natural Sciences, Hydrology and Fluid Dynamics Group, Prof. Dr. K. Beven, University of Lancaster, United Kingdom.
1993 - 1998 Research Assistant and PhD at the Dept. of Soil Physics, Prof. Dr. B. Huwe, University of Bayreuth, Germany.
1988 - 1993 Student and Diploma in Geoecology at the University of Bayreuth, Germany. Main subject: Hydrology/Meteorology.
1986 - 1988 Toolmaker apprenticeship in the textile industry at Küsters Co., Krefeld, Germany.

Statistik Austria, science classification

Optimisation; Statistics; Climate change; Hydrology; Hydrometry; Geoecology; Environmental research; Risk research;

Expertise

Environmental Modelling; Remote Sensing Hydrology; Uncertainty Analysis; Catchment hydrology;

Awards

2017 Manfred Schwanninger Preis für Lehrmittel der Universität für Bodenkultur (BOKU) Wien
1998 Forschungspreis des "Universitätsvereins Bayreuth"
1983 3. Platz Bundeswettbewerb Mathematik

Appointments/Memberships in Professional Societies

2016 - Austrian society of Hydrology (ÖGH)
chairman
2013 -2016 Austrian Society of Hydrology (ÖGH)
advisor
2007 - Deutscher Hochschulverband
member
1997 - amerikanische Geophysikalische Gesellschaft (AGU)
member
1990 - Verband für Geoökologie in Deutschland (VGöD)
full member

Reviewer for scientific journals

2015 - Journal of Hydrometeorology
2012 - International Journal of Remote Sensing
2011 - Sensors
2010 - Biogeosciences
2010 - Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics
2009 - Environmental Research Letters
2008 - Cryosphere
2008 - Journal of Geophysical Research
2007 - Remote Sensing
2006 - Vadose Zone Journal
2006 - Remote Sensing of Environment
2005 - Ecological Modelling
2005 - AGRONOMIE
2004 - Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing
2004 - Hydrological Sciences Journal-Journal Des Sciences Hydrologiques
2004 - Hydrology and Earth System Sciences
2003 - Environmental Modelling & Software
1998 - Hydrological Processes
1998 - Water Resources Research
1998 - Journal of Hydrology

Expert for external appointment/habilitation procedures

2017 Externe Berufung: Mitglied: Uni Graz Gebirgshydrologie und Glaziologie
2016 Externe Berufung: Gutachter: TU Wien Wasserbau

Reviewer/Expert funding organizations

2017 - Bayerisches Staatsministerium für Ernährung, Landwirtschaft und Forsten - Germany
2007 - Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung, Deutschland - Germany
2007 - National Science Foundation (NSF) - United States (USA)
2004 - Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung, Deutschland; UFZ Umweltforschungszentrum Leipzig-Halle - Germany
2001 - Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) - United Kingdom

Reviewer/Expert organization

2017 Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)
Clusterevaluierung im Rahmen der Exzellenzinitiative

Organizer of scientific conferences, Chairs

2017 Exkursion: Das Marchfeld – ein Teil Wien und Niederösterreich
Member of the Organisation Committee
2016 Workshop Wissenschaft trifft Praxis: Unsicherheiten in der Wasserwirtschaft
Organiser
2015 Workshop: Wissenschaft trifft Praxis - Hydrologie in unbeobachteten Einzugsgebieten
Organiser
2012 ABBY-Net Kananaskis Field School: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Natural Resource Management and Energy Issues in Alberta, Canada
Member of the Organisation Committee
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