Newsletter No. 1 • May 2017



Jampel Dell’Angelo joined IVM’s Environment and Policy Analysis (EPA) section as an Assistant Professor of Water Governance. Jampel has a political economy/natural resources governance background and has spent the last 4 years in the United States on different research projects relating to freshwater resource management. 

Dim Coumou started recently as a researcher within the Water & Climate Risk (WCR) section. His prime research interest is the link between global warming and extreme weather events. The past 8 years he has been at the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research where he still also remains part-time employed.

Petra van der Kooij will be working at IVM for four months as a junior research fellow on the project ‘Ethics in the Anthropocene’. The project is a joint initiative of IVM with the faculty of Theology.

Roxana Petrescu has left IVM to return to Ispra (Italy), where she has been working before at the EU’s Joint Research Centre (JRC). Her successor as the coordinator of Amsterdam Water Science is Eline van Haastrecht.