Jason Hubbart

Photo of Jason Hubbart Professor and Director
West Virginia University
1194 Evansdale Drive
3109 Agricultural Sciences Bldg.
Morgantown, West Virginia 26506
Email: jason.hubbart@mail.wvu.edu
Phone: 304-293-2472

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Research Disciplines: Research Interests:

Environmental Biophysics, Ecological Physics, Biogeochemistry, Climate Change, Climate Variance, Plant Ecology, Plant Water Use, Soil-Plant-Atmosphere water and transport relations


Biographical Sketch

Dr. Jason A. Hubbart serves as the Director of the West Virginia University (WVU) Institute of Water Security and Science (IWSS). He is a professor of physical hydrology and water quality in the Division of Plant and Soil Sciences (School of Agriculture and Food) and Division of Forestry and Natural Resources (School of Natural Resources) in the Davis College of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Design (DCANRD). Dr. Hubbart serves as the Assistant Director of the West Virginia Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station, and is the West Virginia gubernatorial appointee to the Science and Technical Advisory Committee of the Chesapeake Bay Program (STAC). Hubbart advises post-docs, graduate students, conducts research, and has published over 115 peer reviewed articles in the fields of physical hydrology, watershed management and water quality, and environmental biophysics and Directs the WVU DCANRD Interdisciplinary Hydrology Laboratory (IHL).


Education

  • Ph.D., 2007, Natural Resources: Physical Hydrology, Watershed Management, and Environmental Biophysics, The University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho, USA,  Measuring and Modeling Hydrologic Response to Timber Harvest in a Continental/Maritime Mountainous Environment
  • M.S., 2002, Biology: Forest Ecology and Mammalogy, California State University Fresno, Fresno, California, USA, Chemical Composition of the Hair of the California Ground Squirrel (Spermophilus beecheyi) as an Indicator of Heavy Metals and Environmental Stress
  • B.S., 2000, Ecology, California State University Fresno, Fresno, California, USA
  • Certificate, June 2020, Executive Leadership. Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, USA.


Other Research

Please see my ResearchGate site for more information pertaining to my research background, current projects and programs, publications:

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Jason_Hubbart2

Please see the website of the Institute of Water Security and Science:

https://iwss.wvu.edu/

Please see my faculty webpage at West Virginia University:

https://www.davis.wvu.edu/faculty-staff/directory/jason-hubbart

Thank you.


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