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Rick J. Hogeboom

  • Assistant Professor
  • University of Twente
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Rick Hogeboom is Executive Director at the Water Footprint Network (WFN), an international non-profit partner and donor organization based in the Netherlands. With WFN, he uses the water footprint concept to promote the transition toward sustainable, fair and efficient use of the world’s fresh water. He is also a researcher at the University of Twente, The Netherlands, where he developed a special interest in and expertise on matters of global water consumption in relation to scarcity, and potential response options for actors involved, including consumers, businesses, NGOs, governments and investors. Finally, Rick is a Program Manager at the Wetskills Foundation, where he leads and organizes international networking and learning events for students and young professionals in the water sector, to find solutions for pressing water issues. Young and energetic, Rick aims to foster and facilitate science-based, practical and inclusive water stewardship.



Editorial Board Member

2019 - Present

Recent publications

  • The blue water footprint of the world's artificial reservoirs for hydroelectricity, irrigation, residential and industrial water supply, flood protection, fishing and recreation

    • Hogeboom R
    • Knook L
    • Hoekstra A
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  • Science and Technology Networks: A Helping Hand to Boost Implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015–2030?

    • Trogrlić R
    • Cumiskey L
    • Triyanti A
    • et al.
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Professional experience

Assistant Professor

University of Twente

June 2019 - Present


University of Twente Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation ITC

March 2012 - December 2013(2 years)

Co-authors (27)

  • Ilja Kamphuis