Leila Saberi

Leila Saberi (AGU-H3S Chair)

University of Minnesota – Twin Cities

Leila Saberi is a Ph.D. candidate in Hydrogeology at the University of Minnesota. Her research focuses on the climate change impacts on the eco-hydrochemistry of watersheds, particularly in cold regions. When not debugging the codes, she enjoys walking her cat and reading books.


Recent posts

AGU Hydrology Section Call to Action for a Just, Equitable, Diverse, and Inclusive Scientific Society

This year, scientists in geoscience have been called to action by their peers to create an equitable society for all members. To this end, we, the AGU Hydrology Section Student Subcommittee (AGU H3S) members, are working with the AGU Hydrology Section leadership and the AGU Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Board members to set forth a … Continue reading AGU Hydrology Section Call to Action for a Just, Equitable, Diverse, and Inclusive Scientific Society

Anjuli Jain Figueroa’s Research Showcase: Linking food, water and energy in the rapidly urbanizing city of Pune, India

The Nexus As cities experience rapid economic growth they often demand more resources, including food, water, and energy.  Urbanization transforms the neighboring lands, often displacing agricultural lands, and consequently requiring more food production on less land to satisfy the growing and changing urban needs. The availability of water influences how much a city or crop … Continue reading Anjuli Jain Figueroa’s Research Showcase: Linking food, water and energy in the rapidly urbanizing city of Pune, India

Lorrayne Miralha’s Research Showcase: Environmental drivers of change and hydrological modeling: Novel considerations for future management in the US

I come from a rural community in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, where agriculture is the main economy. During most of my life, I lived on a small farm surrounded by other farms that nowadays are a mix of settlements and bare lands. By seeing the changes in my surrounding from childhood to adulthood, I questioned … Continue reading Lorrayne Miralha’s Research Showcase: Environmental drivers of change and hydrological modeling: Novel considerations for future management in the US

Teaching Resources for Students and Instructors

A few months ago, while educators were following their usual routine to perform and conduct classes, COVID-19 emerged abruptly and disrupted everything, calling for a quick transition from face-to-face to online teaching. With limited time available and challenges that every individual faced, hydrology and water resources professors and lecturers had to develop new teaching activities … Continue reading Teaching Resources for Students and Instructors

AGU H3S-CUAHSI 2020 Spring and Summer Cyberseminar Series

AGU Hydrology Section Student Subcommittee (H3S) and CUAHSI are holding a cyberseminar series the last Friday of every month, aiming to provide career and personal guidance for students and early-career scientists. This year’s event series started on April 24th, 2020. This series will consist of a panel of experts from academia, government, and industry who … Continue reading AGU H3S-CUAHSI 2020 Spring and Summer Cyberseminar Series