Jos van Alphen

Jos van Alphen

Role
Strategy and expertise

Jos van Alphen has been a member of the Delta Commissioner’s staff since 1 June 2010. In his capacity as a Strategy and Expertise Consultant, he is the point of contact for expertise within the staff. He is responsible for the acquisition and quality assurance of substantive knowledge and expertise. His domain comprises the set of Delta Instruments and the Delta Scenarios. In addition, he is involved in the coordination of research programmes, including the Water & Climate National Expertise and Innovation Programme, and serves as first point of contact for research institutes. Mr Van Alphen previously worked as a knowledge manager for the Delta Committee secretariat. He gained experience in coastal and river management in various positions with Rijkswaterstaat, including during the implementation of the EU Flood Risks Directive and the development of new flood protection standards.