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Dr Jin Teng

Senior Research Scientist


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Dr Jin Teng joined CSIRO Land and Water in May 2009 as a Senior Research Scientist. Prior to joining CSIRO, Dr Teng worked as a Senior Climate Modeller for the New South Wales Department of Water and Energy. She has extensive experience in the fields of hydrology, climatology and environmental science. Her primary research areas include hydroclimate modelling, flood inundation modelling, and surface hydrological modelling. She is a member of AGU, EGU, IAHR, MSSANZ and IAHS.

Fields of Research

Academic Qualifications

  • 2020

    Australian National University

  • 1998

    Master of Engineering
    Surveying and Mapping Institute of PLA, China

  • 1993

    Bachelor of Engineering
    Technology Institute of CAPF, China

Professional Experiences

  • 2009-Date

    Senior Research Scientist

  • 2003-2009

    Senior Natural Resource Officer, Senior Climate Modeller
    NSW department of Water and Energy

Achievements and Awards

  • 2019-

    Victorian Research Innovation Award - VicWaCI
    Australian Water Association

  • 2017-

    Early Career Research Excellence Prizes
    Modelling and Simulation Society of Australia and New Zealand Inc. (MSSANZ)

  • 2016-

    The CSIRO medal for impact from science – WIRADA

  • 2016-

    Women in Research Citation Awards
    Thomson Reuters

  • 2015-

    ACT Research innovation award – AWRA
    Australian Water Association

  • 2012-

    Award for Excellence in Research – SEACI
    CSIRO Land and Water

  • 2008-

    The Chairman's Medal – MDBSY

Community and Corporate Citizenship

  • 2019-2021

    Member of CSIRO Black Mountain and Acton Site HSE Committee