Diversity in Water: Dr. Willie Harper

Join us for a virtual discussion highlighting the diverse voices and experiences of leading professionals in the water industry.

About this Event

Join us for a virtual discussion highlighting the diverse voices and experiences of some very valuable, interesting, and leading professionals in the Ohio water industry.

Please join Dr. Willie Harper for our next speaker event.

Please note, you are able to register multiple people at one time. Just select the number of registrations you would like at the beginning.

A Zoom link will be sent to you via email. Please contact DiversityinWaterOhio@gmail.com if any questions!

Dr. Harper is an internationally-renowned expert in the area of water and sewage treatment processes. Before entering academia, Dr. Harper served as a process engineer with CH2M Hill, Inc. Current research projects focus on issues related to water infrastructure security, including toxic chemicals and biological weapons mobilized as viruses or spores. Research activity leverages traditional research approaches, such as mathematical modeling and laboratory-scale experimentation, augmented with modern tools from chemistry, microbiology, and computational chemistry. Dr. Harper has taught numerous courses in water quality, microbiology, and environmental policy and he has served as a visiting faculty member at the Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology and at the Denmark Technical University.