Should you require any further information on the research being undertaken within the HALO Group, please refer to the details below:

Prospective M.S. students

If you are interested to study at KAUST, you can find information and requirements for the various programs at The HALO Group is housed within the Environmental Science and Engineering Program, details of which can be found here. The deadline for applications is usually in mid-January each year. 


Prospective Ph.D. students

If you already have a high-quality Masters Degree and are interested in further research, KAUST offers attractive scholarships to pursue your PhD. To find out more on the research opportunities within the HALO Group, contact Prof McCabe at Applicants will need to apply directly through the Admissions web-site​ for these competitive scholarships. Further information can be found here.


Postdoctoral Researchers

The HALO Group is always looking for top-quality researchers who wish to pursue multi-disciplinary hydrological research. Interested scientists and engineers should contact Prof McCabe at regarding possible research opportunities.


For all other inquires, please contact Matthew McCabe at