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Hamid Moradkhani


Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Portland State University
1930 SW 4th Avenue, Room 202J
Portland, OR 97201

Phone: (503) 725 2436

Fax: (503) 725 5950

Email: hamidm@pdx.edu 

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2004 – Ph.D. Civil and Environmental Engineering, Hydrology and Water Resources, UCI
1994 – MS. Civil and Environmental Engineering, Hydraulic Structures, IUST
1991 – BS. Civil and Environmental Engineering, Water Resources Engineering, UT

Academic Appointments

2015-         Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Portland State University
2011-2015  Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Portland State University
2006-2011  Assistant Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Portland State University
2005-2006  Postdoctoral Scholar/Research Scientist, CHRS, University of California, Irvine
2003-2004  Graduate Research Associate, CHRS, University of California, Irvine
2000-2003  Graduate Research Assistant, Hydrology and Water Resources, University of Arizona

Awards and Honors

2015 : Faculty Research Excellence Award, Portland State University
2015 : Memeber of the International Advisory Panel, FloodNet, Canada
2015 : Fellow, Environmental Water Resources Institute
2014 : Fellow, Institute for Sustainable Solutions, Portland State University
2014 : Fellow, American Society of Civil Engineers
2014 - present: Editorial Board, Journal of Hydrology 
2014 - present: Section Lead Editor, Springer Handbook of Hydrometeorological Ensemble Forecasting
2013 - 2014: Guest Editor, Journal of Hydrology
2013 & 2014: Outstanding reviewer, Advances in Water Resources
2011 : Diplomate, Water Resources Engineer, AAWRE
2011 - present: Editorial Board, Water Resources Research
2011 - present: Editorial Board, Journal of Science and Technology, Transaction of Civil Engineering
2008 - present: Editorial Board, Journal of Hydrologic Engineering
2006 and 2007: Provost Foundation Award, Portland State University
2003 - present: Professional Engineer
2002 - 2003: Graduate School Fellow, University of Arizona
2002: Visiting Student Fellowship, NASA Hydrological Science Branch
2001-2002: Salt River Doctoral Scholarship in Surface Water Hydrology, University of Arizona
2000-2001: ICSC-World Laboratory Hydrologic Science and Water Resources Fellowship, Switzerland
1999-2000: Monbusho Fellowship, Japan Ministry of Science and Technology

Professional Affiliations

• American Geophysical Union (AGU)
• American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
• American Meteorological Society (AMS)
• American Water Resources Association (AWRA)
• International Association of Hydrological Sciences (IAHS)
• Probabilistic and Uncertainty Technical Committee Member (EWRI)
• Hydroclimate Committee Member (EWRI)
• Surface Water Hydrology Committee Member (AGU)
• Remote Sensing Committee Member (AGU)

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