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Professional experience

   
2018 – present   Hydrologist @ Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute, SMHI (Sweden))
  Seasonal forecasting • Ice break-up forecasting • Officer on duty for the Swedish, Europea (EFAS) and global (Aristotle) hydrological warning services • Large-scale flood forecasting • Large datasets • Model development • Research
   
2017 – 2018 Postdoctoral Researcher @ University of Zurich (Switzerland)
  Snow hydrology • Model development • Large datasets • Data scarcity • Model uncertainty
   
2011 – 2016 Graduate Teaching Assistant @ Uppsala University (Sweden)
  Lectures • Seminars • Laboratory and field work
   
2011 – 2016 Graduate Research Assistant @ Uppsala University (Sweden)
  Data needs for hydro-meteorological modelling • Socio-hydrology • Social media data
   
2009 Lab technician intern @ Laboratori Català de Control (Spain)
  Quality control of cement, concrete and anchorages • Testing of soil properties • Water sampling and analysis
   
2008 Consultant intern @ URS Corporation (Spain)
  Environmental control tests of petrol stations • Soil decontamination • Hydrogeological data processing • Fauna and sediment sampling
   

Education

   
2011 – 2016   PhD, Hydrology @ Uppsala University (Sweden)
  Thesis: Information Needs for Water Resource and Risk Management: Hydro-Meteorological Data Value and Non-Traditional Information.
   
2009 – 2011 MSc, Earth Sciences (Hydrology/hydrogeology) @ Uppsala University (Sweden)
  Thesis: Modelling Climatic and Hydrological Variability in Lake Babati, Northern Tanzania.
   
2004 – 2009 BSc, Geology @ Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (Spain)
   
2007 – 2008 Exchange student @ Université Joseph Fourier – Grenoble 1 (France)
   

Skills

   
Programming Python • R • Matlab • LaTeX • Fortran • Markdown • Bash
   
Software ArcGIS • QGIS • GRASS GIS • LISFLOOD-FP • HBV • HYPE • Git • Inkscape • Linux
   
Instrumentation   Campbell loggers • Hydro-meteorological sensors
   
Languages Native or bilingual proficiency: Catalan • Spanish
  Full professional proficiency: English
  Professional working proficiency : Swedish • French
  Elementary proficiency: German
   
Other Swedish driving license (B)
   

Grants, awards, & honours

   
2017   Travel grant
  Swiss Association of Geography
   
2016 Scientific photo contest winner
  European Geosciences Union (EGU)
   
2015 Research Fellowship
  Consortium of Universities for the Advancement of Hydrologic Science Inc. (CUAHSI)
   
2014 Travel grant
  Liljewalchs Foundation
   
2010 Scholarship
  The Swedish-Spanish Foundation
   
2007 Scholarship
  ERASMUS Programme
   

Other activities

   
2016 – present   Scientific translator
  European Geosciences Union’s Planet Press initiative
   
2013 Volunteer
  International Association of Hydrological Sciences (IAHS)
   

Representation duties

   
2014 – 2016   PhD student representative @ Centre for Natural Disaster Science (CNDS)
   
2013 PhD student representative @ Uppsala University
   
2007 Student representative @ Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
   

 

References available on request.