Jens Kiesel is a Hydrologist at the Leibniz Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries (IGB). Jens has a long expertise on environmental modelling which he has applied in research and international consulting. His modelling experience includes hydrology, hydraulics, erosion and sediment transport as well as habitat modelling on various scales and ecoregions.

  • since 2014 - Research Scientist (part time) at Leibniz Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries
  • since 2009 - Freelance Consultant
  • 2012-2014 - Research Associate at the Department of Hydrology and Water Resources Management, Kiel University

Reviewer activities
  • Journal referee: Advances in Geosciences, Hydrological Processes, Hydrological Sciences Journal, Ecohydrology and Hydrobiology, Ecological Indicators, Agricultural Water Management, Water, River Research and Applications, Computers and Geosciences, Journal of Hydrology, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, Environmental Modelling and Software, International Journal of River Basin Management, PeerJ, Frontiers

  • Hydrologic and hydraulic modelling
  • Climate change uncertainty
  • Spatial programming
  • PhD in Geography, 2007-2014

    University of Kiel, Germany

  • Diploma in Civil Engineering, 2000-2006

    TU Darmstadt, UNSW Sydney, Addis Ababa University