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Dr Yohannes Yihdego Academic, Ecology, Environment & Evolution

Working at Snowy Mountains Engineering Corporation (SMEC) & La Trobe University
Senior Scientist (SMEC) & Honorary Associate (La Trobe University)
BSc, MSc, PhD, R.P.Geo, CEnvP

I have been working at Engineering Geoscience & Environmental industries as Geo-Engineering/Engineering-geologist/Hydrogeologist/Scientist at multi-national / Global Engineering consulting firms- Cardno Lane Piper, GHD, SMEC (Snowy Mountains Engineering Corporation). Worked extensively on national and international projects across Australia, Middle East, Asia & Africa, with water, resource, mining, infrastructure/tunnel/rail/Metro/road, transport, energy, agriculture and civil Engineering construction industries on Geological, Geotechnical/Geo-engineering, hydrogeological, Hydraulic, hydrological, landfill design, contamination/pollution/remediation and environmental assessments. My expertise includes flood/urban drainage design/modelling. My clients have included local/international government, government departments, private developers, investors, financiers and land owners across the world/globe from:
Africa (Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania, Sudan, South Sudan)
Middle East (Kuwait, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates)
Asia (Mongolia, Philippines, Singapore, Indonesia, India, Pakistan)
Australia (NSW, Victoria, South Australia, West Australia, Queensland,Tasmania, Northern Territory)
Interested in rolling practitioner/professional/consulting and academic skills. Prepared/Produced hundreds' of Engineering technical -feasibility/ detail design reports and Published/authored several articles and book chapters at reputable international scientific journals/publishers in the area of Hydrology, hydrogeology, Mining, Contamination/pollution, Engineering, Drought, Climate change.
Also serving as peer Reviewer and Editor board member at international journals.
I am a Registered Professional Geoscientist (R.P.Geo) from Australian Institute of Geoscientists (AIG) and a Certified Environmental Practitioner (CEnvP) from Environment Institute of Australia and New Zealand.


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