Janet Hering

Janet Hering.

Janet Hering is the Director Emerita of the Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science & Technology (Eawag), Professor Emerita at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zürich and Lausanne, and a member of the National Academy of Engineering.

Over her career, Prof. Hering’s research interests have included the biogeochemical cycling of trace elements in natural waters, treatment technologies for the removal of inorganic contaminants from drinking water, and knowledge exchange at the interface of science with policy and practice. She has also been very engaged in promoting diversity in academia, particularly in supporting women in academic leadership. She received a Distinguished Women in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering Award from the IUPAC in 2015. Prof. Hering was the founding Vice Chair of the ETH Women Professors Forum, serving as Vice Chair from 2012 – 2016 and Chair from 2016 – 2020.
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Hosted by the Department of Civil, Structural & Environmental Engineering

"Actionable Research for the Sustainable Development Goals"

Monday, October 16, 2023

Talk: 11:00 am
Reception: 12:00 pm

Buffalo Room - 10 Capen Hall
UB North Campus