Witherspoon Lecture

The Paul Witherspoon Lecture award is given in recognition of outstanding achievements by a mid-career scientist (within 10 to 20 years since PhD) in advancing the field of hydrologic sciences.


  • 2017 – Thorsten Wagener
  • 2016 – Paolo D’Odorico

Nomination eligibility criteria can be found by clicking HERE. Nominations for the Witherspoon Lecture are accepted and can be submitted by clicking HERE. Should you have any questions, please contact the AGU Honors Team.