Associate Professor of Hydrogeology and Groundwater Resources | IHE Delft Institute for Water Education (UNESCO Category 2)
Tibor Stigter is Associate Professor of Hydrogeology and Groundwater Resources at the IHE Delft Institute for Water Education (UNESCO Category 2) in The Netherlands. His main areas of expertise are: i) groundwater resources assessment and development in adaptation to climate and global change, and ii) the hydrochemical and geophysical study of groundwater-surface water-wetland interactions and impacts from contamination and salinization. He has over 15 years of experience in research, education and training in research for development projects in Europe, South America, Africa and Asia, within which he also supervises several MSc and PhD students. Furthermore, he is the initiator and coordinator of the EU Erasmus+ Mundus Joint Master Programme in Groundwater and Global Change - Impacts and Adaptation (www.groundwatermaster.eu) and he chairs the IAH Commission on Groundwater and Climate Change (gwclimate.iah.org).