Dr. Eylon Shamir has been with HRC since 2003. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Arizona, specializing in hydrology and water resources sciences. Eylon received his B.Sc. in plant sciences from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and M.Sc. in soil water and environmental sciences from the University of Arizona. Dr. Shamir conducts research in water resources planning and management, flood warnings, hydrologic risk assessment and impact assessment of projected climatic change on water resources in arid environment. Eylon co-authored over thirty peer-reviewed articles and currently serves as an Associate Editor for the Journal of Hydrology, Elsevier. Dr. Shamir has served as a principal investigator on several of HRC’s projects that were funded by NOAA, NSF, Arizona Department of Water Resources, Bureau of Reclamation and the Bi-National Science Foundation (U.S.-Israel).