The JBA Trust Team

Rob Lamb, Director

Rob has been working for over 20 years in academic and commercial research and development, first at the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology in Wallingford, and since 2002 at JBA Consulting. A hydrologist and numerical modeller by training, he specialises in flood risk science. Rob has published work in numerous journals and is co-author of two text books. He directs the JBA Trust’s programme of research, maintaining an active interest in research on risk analysis, climate change and links between engineering and environmental science.

Since 2013 Rob has been an Honorary Professor at Lancaster University’s Lancaster Environment Centre. In 2016 he joined the government’s scientific advisory group on flooding.

Alex Scott, Programme Manager

Alex coordinates the JBA Trust’s education and outreach activities and manages the JBA Trust’s research programme, facilitating collaboration between academic and industrial partners.

She has over 10 years’ experience in asset management, investment planning, commercial innovation and risk management. Before joining JBA in 2013, Alex worked on a wide variety of strategic planning and research projects at Yorkshire Water, including biodiversity risk management, climate change adaptation, catchment management, ecosystem services and treatment process optimisation.

JBA hydraulic flume


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