Joost Stronkhorst

Building with Nature professor


Dr. Joost Stronkhorst B Eng is an integral coastal defences researcher at Deltares in Delft and a Building with Nature professor at HZ. During the course of the years he has been involved with the implementation of the Delta Works, the reduction of sea pollution and coastline management in order to preserve dunes and beaches. He works on Building with Nature solutions both at home and abroad, which contribute to water safety and regional coastal developments.


Sustainable and Resilient Coastal Cities

Resilient Deltas


Bring back the ‘lost’ sand by means of a large sand suppletion.

Building with Nature