- Clinical Assistant Professor of the Water Research Center
- Assistant Director at the Center for Environmental Research, Education and Outreach
Julie Padowski is a Clinical Assistant Professor of the Water Research Center (WRC) and the Center for Environmental Research, Education and Outreach (CEREO). Her research focuses on interdisciplinary water resource issues, with a special interest in urban water sustainability.
Padowski earned her MS and PhD degrees from the Soil and Water Science Department at the University of Florida, and was a post-doctoral research fellow at Stanford University with the Woods Institute for the Environment. She joined the WRC in 2014, and is currently working on issues related to water availability for municipal supply and the impacts urban demands have on local and regional water vulnerability.
Padowski, J.C., Carrera, L. and Jawitz, J.W., 2016. Overcoming urban water insecurity with infrastructure and institutions. Water Res. Manage. 30(13), 4913-4926
McDonald, I., Weber, K., Padowski, J., Boucher, T., and Shemie, D., 2016. Quantifying watershed degradation and its impact on water treatment costs for the world’s largest cities. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci.
Padowski, C., Gorelick, S.M., Thompson, B., Rozelle, S. and Fendorf, S., 2015. Assessment of human- natural system characteristics influencing global freshwater supply vulnerability. Environ. Res. Lett. 10 104014
Padowski, J.C. and Gorelick, S.M., 2014. Global analysis of urban surface water supply availability. Environ. Res. Lett. 9 104004
Padowski, J.C. and Jawitz, J.W. 2009. The Future of Global Water Scarcity: Policy and Management Challenges and Opportunities. The Whitehead Journal of Diplomacy and International Relations. 10(2): 99-114.