Staff Information

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ir H (Rik) van den Bosch
+31 317 481 713
As a soil scientist Rik (H) van den Bosch has 20 years of experience in applied research in Africa and Asia in the field of soil fertility, soil and water conservation and environmental impact of agro-chemicals. As leader of the Environmental Risk Assessment team Rik developed a long term cooperation between Wageningen UR and the Chinese Ministry of Agriculture, aiming at developing environmental risk assessment procedures in the Chinese pesticide registration procedures. As business unit manager of the Centre for Water and Climate he managed 4 applied research teams and 7 chair groups of the Wageningen University and contributed to the further development of the applied water research of Wageningen UR. In his work Rik got experience in working with research groups, stakeholders, NGO’s, public sector and private sector. Rik’s professional drive is to contribute to sustainable management of natural resources, especially in developing countries. From September 1st , 2014 Rik has become director ISRIC. Rik is also board member of the Climate KIC Foundation, a pan-European network for Climate innovations.
ISRIC Publications of: H van den Bosch
Ir IJ (Ingrid) Haas Webmaster and programmer
Dr T (Tom) Hengl Digital Soil Mapping
Ir NH (Niels) Batjes Soils and Global Change; Head, World Data Centre for Soils
Stephan Mantel, Msc Sustainable land management, Head of World Soil Museum
Dr ZG (Zhanguo) Bai Soil and land degradation assessment and restoration
YGL (Yolanda) Karpes Secretariat
Ir JGB (Johan) Leenaars Soil legacy data officer, GlobalSoilMap.Net
Drs GWJ (Godert ) van Lynden Land, water and environmental management
Dr ir GBM (Gerard) Heuvelink Pedometrics and Digital Soil Mapping
L (Livija) Petrovic, Bsc Library
Dr ir B (Bas) Kempen Soil mapping
Dr JS (Jorge) Mendes de Jesus Programmer
T (Theo) Jacobs Photographer, Monolith preparation
PAM (Nellie) Roefs Library
Dr TM (Thomas) Caspari Soil/agricultural modeller
E. (Eloi) Ribeiro Geoinformatic
M (Maria) Ruiperez Gonzalez Msc Remote Sensing, GIS and Soil mapping
ir H (Rik) van den Bosch Director
Jan van Kleef Monolith preparation
FM (Fenny) van Egmond MSc Aquisition, Soil sensing
ir AJ (Andries) Bosma Business Developer