Ryan Niemeyer


Ph.D., 2015: Water Resources, University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho.

M.S., 2011: Natural Resources, University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho.

B.S. / B.A., 2007: Biology / Cross-cultural studies, Whitworth University, Spokane, Washington.


Jan 2016 - present: Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington.

Research Interests

  1. Impacts of land cover and climate change on hydrological processes
  2. Social-biophysical interactions in water/environmental management

Current Research Projects

  1. Water and Electricity Infrastructure in the Southeast (WEIS)

  1. Personal Webpage
  2. GitHub Page
  3. “[Climate Change - This Time it’s Personal] (https://youtu.be/00dUvkcVauI)” - a video I filmed and produced on the impacts of climate changes on regional scientists and managers, and how their science helps us to tackle climate change impacts. It also features a Ph.D. student in our lab - Diana Gergel!
  4. CV

Ryan Niemeyer

Postdoctoral Research Associate


UW Hydro builds tools to simulate and investigate the terrestrial hydrological cycle.

Our Home

Wilson Ceramics Laboratory
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Box 352700
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195-2700