Hydrology And Mudslides Expert 40161 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in hydrology and geomorphology. My areas of expertise include high energy sediment transport, erosion floods, debris flows and mudslides, hydrology of landslides, impact of fire on watersheds (burnt watersheds), and watershed hydrology fluvial systems. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Consulting Experience

My consulting services include: Associate Professor of Geology, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Research Engineering with courses in earth systems sciences, geomorphology, field methods, and more; Scientific advisory and commentator on avalanches and landslides for a special television presentation; Consultant to government agencies.


Ph.D.Geomorphology Hydrology and ClimatologyUniversity of Toronto
M.Sc.Geomorphology and HydrologyMcMaster University
B.Sc.Geography Philosophy and HistoryUniversity of Toronto

Licenses Certifications

Awards & Affiliation

USDA Distinguished Publication Award
Nystrom Award from the Association of American Geographers (National Award)
UCLA Career Development Award
Canadian Geographical Association Award (National)

Primary Affiliation

Association of American Geographers

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases