OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

Richard Meganck

International Program Leader, Institute for Water and Watersheds
Contact Information
Office: 
Strand Ag 230
Member of Graduate Faculty in: 
MS WRPM
Willing to Advise Students for: 
MS WRPM
Willing to serve on Graduate Committees for: 
MS WRPM
Detailed Research Interest : 

International Water Policy

Water Resources Education

Other Information: 

Dr. Meganck brings a wealth of knowledge in international development and water resources education to OSU. From 2003 until 2009 he was rector and professor of the United Nations Institute for Water Education, UNESCO-IHE in Delft, the Netherlands. Dr. Meganck‚Äôs career also includes nearly 400 of natural resources and economic development missions to more than 100 countries around the world. He received his PhD from OSU in 1974 and his MSc in watershed management and his BSc in natural sciences from Michigan State University and spent two years as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Colombia, S.A. after his MSc. View a video about one of Dr. Meganck's projects in Brazil.