Dr. Ryan Bare is a Research Scientist specializing in Watershed Ecology under the Hydrology and Watersheds Program. At HARC, he focuses on studying interactions between hydrological and ecological systems across coastal and inland watersheds. Dr. Bare’s research interests include water quality impacts of developing communities, water borne pathogen risk and public health, nature based & green infrastructure, and the application of data science to investigate natural and built environments.
Dr. Bare received a Doctorate in Water Management and Hydrological Science from Texas A&M University. He holds a Master of Science in Marine Resource Management from Texas A&M University at Galveston and obtained his Bachelor of Science Environmental Science with a concentration in Marine and Coastal Resources from Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi. He is a Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) designated by the Project Management Institute. He applies his expertise to manage HARC’s ecologically engineered campus.