Hester Jiskoot

Associate Professor
Faculty of Arts & Science
Geography and Environment

Dutch, French, German and Danish

Research expertise

Glaciology, Ice flow dynamics, Glacier-environment, Remote sensing, Glaciological field work, Svalbard, Greenland, Yukon Territory and Rocky Mountain glaciers, Glacier surging, Glacier-climate and snow-climate interactions, Statistical and numerical analysis of glacier systems, Glacier inventories, Quaternary Geology and Sedimentology, Glacial and periglacial geomorphology.


Environmental and glacial controls on ice flow dynamics and glacier surging, Innovations in compilation and analysis of glacier inventories, Remote sensing and photogrammetric analysis of glaciers, Glacier-climate interactions and water supply, Snow-climate signals.