Shivendra Srivastava

Graduate Student (PhD)

Contact Information:
Scott Campus (Omaha)

Ph.D. - CIVE

Water Resources

About Me:

Academic Degrees

  • Ph.D. in Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, United States (August 2021-Present)
  • Master of Technology in Geoscience Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (B.H.U), Varanasi, India (2019-2021)
  • Bachelor of Technology in Civil Engineering, Uttar Pradesh Technical University, Lucknow, India (2013-2017)

Employment History

  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Graduate Research Assistant (GRA), 08/2021-present

Area of Research and Professional Interest

  • Water Resources Management
  • Agriculture Management
  • Socio-Hydrology

Research Experience

  • Impacts of conservation practices on water quality and quantity in the Shell Creek Watershed, Nebraska, funded by the Nebraska Department of Environment and Energy (NDEE) (August 2021–Present)
  • A comprehensive framework to assess flood risk within the context of public health, funded by Daugherty Water for Food Global Institute (DWFI) (August 2021-Present)
  • Assessing the impact of change in land use/land cover on the surface water hydrology in the region of Ajmer and Pushkar, Rajasthan, India, funded by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) (July 2020 – June 2021)
  • Conceptual design of sewage treatment plant for the city of Naini, Prayagraj, India (July 2016 – May 2017)


  • Serving as Vice President of the University of Nebraska – Omaha Cricket Club (May 2023 – Present)
  • Served as Judge at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Graduate Student Symposium (2022)
  • Served as President of Civil Society in College during 2015-2016.

Honors and Awards

  • Awarded with UNL Civil Engineering Scholarship Fund Fellowship for the 2022-2023 Academic Year
  • Won the First Prize in Badminton at Intramural Games 2023, University of Nebraska, Omaha.