Dr. Sean Fleming

Dr. Sean Fleming

Adjunct Professor, Dept. of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences

Applied R&D Technical Lead, National Water and Climate Center, US Department of Agriculture

Faculty of Science

Vancouver Campus


Climate, Climate Change, Environment, Geology, Physics, Statistics, Sustainability, Water, Weather

Contact Information

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Tel: 503-310-8114



Alternate Contact

Alex Walls

Media Relations Specialist

Tel: 604.822.4636

Cell: 778.984.6173

Email: alex.walls@ubc.ca


Water resources, hydrology, flooding, water supply, water quality, rivers, groundwater, forecasting, prediction, computational modeling, artificial intelligence, machine learning, statistics, climate variability, climate change, contaminated sites, environmental remediation, mountain glaciers, geophysics, practical applications, environmental monitoring, environmental management, water resource management, environmental policy, public engagement, science and society,

In the Media

BC braces for more rain – CTV News Rivers In Fact And Metaphor – Jefferson Public Radio Lessons from Montecito: Science’s Credibility Is At Stake – Wired It’s Crucial to Upgrade America’s Water Infrastructure – Scientific American How the Williams Lake flood in B.C. is linked to wildfire and deforestation – Narwhal In Dialogue with Eelco Rohling and Sean Fleming: Earth’s changing bodies of water – Princeton University Press