Jason A. Hubbart serves as the Associate Dean of Research in the Davis College of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Design at West Virginia University. He also serves as the Associate Director of the West Virginia Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station, and Director of the West Virginia University (WVU) Institute of Water Security and Science (https://iwss.wvu.edu/). He is a Professor of Physical Hydrology and Water Quality (lab website: http://www.forh2o.net/), serves as the gubernatorial appointee to the Science and Technical Advisory Committee (STAC) of the Chesapeake Bay Program and is a member of the Southern Region Extension and Research Activities Committee (SERA-46) of the Gulf Hypoxia Task Force. Hubbart advises graduate students and post-doctoral researchers, and has published over 100 peer reviewed articles in the fields of physical hydrology, and watershed management and water quality. Jason Hubbart holds a Ph.D. in Natural Resources (physical hydrology, watershed management) earned at the University of Idaho, Moscow, and a B.S. in Ecology and an M.S. in Biology (Focus: Forest Ecology, Mammalogy), both earned at California State University, Fresno, USA.