Nicholas Webb

Nicholas Webb

Primary Research Interests:

  • Rangeland management
  • Land degradation processes and climate-management interactions
  • Spatiotemporal patterns and drivers of wind and water erosion
  • Climate change impacts and adaptation in socio-ecological systems

Professional Experience:

  • 2017 to present – USDA-ARS Jornada Experimental Range, Research Associate Professor
  • 2012 to 2017 - USDA-ARS Jornada Experimental Range, Research Assistant Professor
  • 2012 - Griffith University, Atmospheric Environment Research Centre, Visiting Research Fellow
  • 2009 to 2011 - CSIRO Climate Adaptation Flagship, OCE Postdoctoral Fellow
  • 2005 to 2008 - University of Queensland, School of Geography, Planning & Architecture, Doctoral Student
  • 2002 to 2008 - Griffith University, Australian Rivers Institute, Research Assistant


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2008 Ph.D. Geomorphology, University of Queensland
2004 B.Sc. Geographical Sciences (Hons), University of Queensland
2003 B.Sc. Earth Science and GIS (double major), University of Queensland


Synergistic Activities:

  • Board of Directors, International Society for Aeolian Research, 2014-present
  • Member, American Geophysical Union
  • Member, European Geosciences Union
  • Associate Editor, Aeolian Research