Dustin Garrick is University Research Chair in Water and Development Policy based at the School of Environment, Resources, and Sustainability, and a member of the Water Institute, at the University of Waterloo. He is also research fellow at the University of Oxford, where has been teaching since 2011. Prof. Garrick directs Blue Range Labs which addresses water in the context of global development challenges across a network of observatories and partnerships. His current work focuses across three themes: the new geography of water conflict and cooperation, valuing water for sustainability development, and adaptation pathways to increase water and food security. He is member of the technical committee for the Global Water Partnership and advisor to community groups, the World Bank and UN on water issues. Across this work he has looked to the past to inform water and development futures.
Associate Professor & University Research Chair