C.V.

Louise Slater is Associate Professor in the School of Geography and the Environment (University of Oxford) and Tutorial Fellow of Hertford College. She obtained a PhD in Earth and Environmental sciences from the University of St Andrews (UK), was a funded graduate student of the Ecole Normale Superieure Lyon (France) in geography, and an undergraduate at the Lycee Henri IV Classes preparatoires (Paris, France). She is Editor of HESS since 2017 and was Chair of the Oxford Water Network from 2018-2021.

KEY INTERESTS

hydro-climatology, floods, rivers, ensemble forecasting, predictive modelling, data science.

EMPLOYMENT

EDITORSHIPS

FELLOWSHIPS & AWARDS

  • 2021-2025: ‘Future Leaders Fellow’ of UK Research & Innovation (UKRI)
  • 2021: Gill Memorial Award for outstanding early career research in physical geography, Royal Geographical Society
  • 2021: Division Outstanding Early Career Scientist Award in Geomorphology, European Geosciences Union
  • 2018-2024: Honorary Visiting Fellow in River ScienceSchool of Social Sciences, Loughborough University, UK

OTHER SERVICE & ROLES