_1170673I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering at the University of Kentucky. I teach graduate and undergraduate students and conduct environmental research. My research interests include the fate and transport of environmental contaminants, water disinfection processes, and environmental systems modeling. In addition to research and teaching, I have experience as an environmental consultant and a governmental liaison, which motivates me to conduct research that is situated at the interface of research, policy and practice.


2005, Purdue University, PhD-Civil (Environmental) Engineering
2001, Rose Hulman Institute of Technology, MS-Environmental Engineering
1997, Lawrence Technological University, BS-Civil Engineering

Professional Experience

2013-present, University of Kentucky, Assistant Professor
2010-2013, University of Massachusetts- Dartmouth, Assistant Professor
2005-2010, Brown University Superfund Research Program, Governmental Liaison and Research Faculty
2005-2008, Brown University, Post-Doc
1997-2002, ARCADIS, Project Engineer