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The Water Research Group draws research expertise and resources together to advance the interdisciplinary research capacity on various aspects of water research such as: monitoring water quantity and quality, developing advanced water treatment technologies, assessing public health risk, assessing environmental impacts, and conducting outreach/education as well as literacy. We aspire to collaborate and share resources with researchers across the U.S. and other nations to study water quality issues on local, regional, and global scales.


The Water Research Group will be recognized regionally and nationally as the distinguished group for research and education related to water issues in the Southwest.


  1. Education
  2. Interdisciplinary
  3. Outreach
  4. Research
  5. Water


  1. Energy and Environment


Lee, Wen-Yee
Associate Professor
Science - Chemistry and Biochemistry
Analytical method development, cancer diagnosis, Environmental Endocrine Disruptor, Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry, urinary organic metabolites, Wastewater Organic Pollutants
Featured: Awards

Cox, Marc
Science - Biological Sciences
androgen, chaperone, Community Engaged Scholarship, community engagement, Community Partnerships, endocrine disruption, estrogen, faculty governance, heat shock protein, prostate cancer, steroid hormone receptor
Featured: Awards

Science - Chemistry and Biochemistry
environmental chemistry, Environmental Nanotechnology, Phytoremediation, Water Remediation, X-ray spectrometry
Featured: Awards

Liberal Arts - Sociology and Anthropology
anthropology, applied anthropology, border policy, borders, Community Engaged Scholarship,, community engagement, community organizations, consumption, culture, health, human rights, Immigration, inequality, migration, power, Society, U.S.-Mexico border, values and social science, water, work, working classes
Featured: Awards

Li, James
Associate Professor
Science - Chemistry and Biochemistry
Bioanalytical Chemistry, biomedical engineering, cancer early detection, Catalysis, Cellular assays, environmental analysis, infectious disease diagnosis, Microfluidic lab-on-a-chip, nanosensing, nanotechnology, nanotechnology and nanomaterials
Featured: Awards

Job Opportunity- Agilent Applications Scientist
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We are looking for someone that has a strong background in environmental applications and also experience with LC-MS (MS/MS expected; QTOF preferred) . The candidate would be working in a state of the art lab fitted with Agilent LC/MS systems to develop collateral on environmental and food applications. Contact Tarun Anumol at tarun.anumol@agilent.com, T: 302 636 1517, or M: 302 419 8909. The application requisition is ASAP.

PhD student at Stockholm University

PhD student position at Stockholm University to work on research in mass spectrometry and environmental contaminants.

Faculty position in Civil & Env Eng at Rutgers

A tenure track position in Rutgers Civil & Environmental Engineering (or closely related field) with qualified candidates.

Job Opportunity - EnviroAtlas Data Support Associate
External Resource

The EPA Environmental Research and Business Support Program has an immediate opening for a full-time EnviroAtlas Data Support Associate in Research Triangle Park, NC.
-MS in geospatial science, geography, ecology, environmental science, geosciences or a related field within the last 24 months
-Education and/or experience in GIS, geospatial data compilation and analysis, remote sensing and image processing
-Strong written, oral and electronic communication skills


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