Dr. Bray is a PhD graduate of the University of Bristol and now a Lecturer at Cardiff University in the UK. Michaela
is a Civil Engineer with both research and industry experience, and is best known for her research on Numerical Weather Prediction and flood forecasting.
She will be acting as Interim Editor in Chief from July 2013 to January 2014 when Dr. Giuliano Di Baldassarre of UNESCO-IHE in Delft will be the JRBM Editor in Chief.
Michaela is replacing Prof. Paul Bates who has been the Editor for 10 years and has recently been promoted to Head of the School of Geographical Sciences of the University of Bristol.