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Scott Steinschneider

November 8, 2016

Steinschneider
Scott Steinschneider

Scott Steinschneider, assistant professor, biological and environmental engineering
Academic focus: the intersection of water resources engineering and climate across time scales
Previous positions: postdoctoral research fellow, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Climate and Global Change Program, 2014-16
Academic background: B.A., mathematics, Tufts University, 2009; M.S. and Ph.D., civil engineering, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 2014
Last book read: “Siddhartha” by Hermann Hesse
In his own time: running, gardening, never-ending house projects
Current Research Projects: Non-stationary sediment loading under dynamic watershed response to extremes, paleoclimate reconstruction of flood risk and atmospheric rivers, forecast-informed reservoir management for sustainable water management in the West
What most excites you about Cornell: the abundant opportunity for interdisciplinary collaborations and all you can learn during those interactions