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Jochen Hack

Jochen Hack

Darmstadt University of Technology, Germany

 Jochen Hack is professor for Ecological Engineering and leader of the inter- and trans-disciplinary Research Group "SEE-URBAN-WATER" at the Institute of Applied Geo sciences of the Technische Universität Darmstadt. From 2013 – 2017, he was Deputy Director of the Department of Hydrological Engineering and Water Management of TU Darmstadt. Jochen has several years of experience of cooperation and exchange in teaching and research with Latin American universities through teaching, supervision of master's and doctoral students, excursions and coordination of different exchange programs. His research focuses on Integrated Water Resources Management, urban hydrology and green infrastructure solutions / sustainable urban drainage systems, socio-ecology of urban rivers, assessment of hydro-logical ecosystem services and development of compensation mechanisms