Geopolitics of Water in Israel and the Middle East
1500 E. Park Place
Space is limited. This event is free of charge.
R.S.V.P. is required to 414-390-5724 or AllisonH@MilwaukeeJewish.org
Prof. Noam Weisbrod is director of the Zuckerberg Institute for Water Research at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. Concurrently, Prof. Weisbrod serves as head of BGU’s Department of Environmental Hydrology and Microbiology.
Prof. Weisbrod’s own major research direction is related to hydrological problems in aquifers and unsaturated systems. He was a member of several delegations focused on water problems in developing countries, including the Israeli delegation at the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) convention in Namibia.
Prof. Weisbrod earned his undergraduate, master’s and doctoral degrees at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He has been a member of the Ben-Gurion University faculty since 2002.