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EXPERIENCE: ACADEMIA

Manhattan College

  • Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering, Aug 2017 – present
  • Research Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Aug 2012 – July 2017
  • Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Aug 2010 – July 2012
  • Assistant Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Aug 2004 – July 2010

  • EXPERIENCE: CONSULTING

    Mutch Associates, LLC

    Partner & Senior Environmental Engineer

    Jefferson Valley, NY

    Jan 2010 – present

    HydroQual, Inc.

    Senior Environmental Engineer

    Mahwah, NJ

    June 2006 – Dec 2010

     


    EDUCATION

    Ph.D. Geography and Environmental Engineering

    Johns Hopkins University

    Baltimore, MD

    Aug 1999 – June 2004

    • Thesis title: Sources, Sinks, and Speciation of Chromium(III) (Amino)carboxylate Complexes in Heterogeneous Aqueous Media
    • Thesis adviser: Alan Stone

    M.E. Environmental Engineering

    Manhattan College

    Riverdale, NY

    June 1997 – July 1999

    • Thesis title: Calibration of a Sediment Metal Flux Model
    • Thesis adviser: Dominic Di Toro

    B.S. Environmental Engineering

    Manhattan College

    Riverdale, NY

    Aug 1993 – May 1997

    • Graduated Summa Cum Laude (GPA: 3.96/4.00)
    • Recipient of the Br. Amandus Leo Call Medal for Engineering at Commencement

     


    LICENSURE & CERTIFICATIONS

    Professional Engineer (P.E.) State of New York

    40-Hour Training: Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) Standard (29 CFR 1910.120(e))

    Certificate of Fitness to Operate a Chemical Laboratory, FDNY

     


    AWARDS & HONORS

    • Outstanding Teacher Award (Environmental Engineering), Manhattan College, 2006, 2007, 2010, 2012, 2013.
    • Best Paper Award (first place), University Forum, NYWEA 84th Annual Meeting and Exhibition, 2012.
    • Emerging Investigators’ special issue of the Journal of Environmental Monitoring (cover article), 2011.
    • Best Paper Award (first place), University Forum, NYWEA 82nd Annual Meeting and Exhibition, 2010
    • Distinguished Service Award, Internet Resources Committee, AEESP, 2009.
    • Gordon Research Conferences, Environmental Sciences: Water. Invited Talk, 2008.
    • Outstanding Teacher Award (Environmental Engineering), Manhattan College, 2006, 2007, 2009
    • Gordon Research Conferences, Environmental Sciences: Water. Best Poster Award, 2002.
    • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Science to Achieve Results (STAR) Fellowship, 2000.
    • Vincent P. Olivieri Fellowship, Johns Hopkins University, 1999.
    • Wesley Eckenfelder Graduate Environmental Engineering Award, Manhattan College, 1999.
    • Brother Amandus Leo Call Medal, Manhattan College, 1997.
    • Lawrence Eckenfelder Award for Environmental Engineering, Manhattan College, 1997.
    • Ciba Scholar Award, Manhattan College, 1996.