Ted Grantham

Professor and Cooperative Extension Specialist of Climate and Water, U.C. Berkeley

Ted is a cooperative extension specialist and adjunct professor in the Department of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management (ESPM) at U.C. Berkeley. His research integrates freshwater ecology, hydrology, and water resources engineering to inform sustainable, cost-effective practices and policies for managing water in California. Core research and extension interests include environmental flow science, conservation planning, and climate risk assessment. He is also involved in education and is launching the UC Water Academy in 2017, a two-week field course for undergraduate students designed to train the next generation of water leaders in California. Ted has been involved in freshwater science and applied environmental research since 2000. Before starting his current position at Berkeley, he was a research biologist with the U.S. Geological Survey and a postdoctoral researcher at the U.C. Davis Center for Watershed Sciences. He received his PhD at U.C. Berkeley (ESPM) in 2010. Contact Email: tgrantham AT berkeley.edu