• Associate Director, Global Change and Sustainability Center, Vp For Research
  • Associate Director Research for the Global Change & Sustainability Center
  • Adjunct Professor, Civil And Environmental Engin

Professional Service

  • Role: Workshop Organizer And Facilitator. Entity: United Nations Workshop on Energy-Water Nexus Challenges and Opportunities related to Achieving the Water SDG, 68th UN Civil Society Conference, Salt Lake City, UT, 2628 August 2019. 2019 - 2019
  • Role: Program Chair. Entity: ASEE Civil Engineering Division Annual Conference Program Chair. 2019 - 2020
  • ASEE. Workshop Presenter, Integrating United Nations Sustainable Development Goals into Engineering Curricula. 2019 - 2019
  • Role: Session Moderator. Entity: U.S.-Pakistan Center for Advanced Studies in Water Executive Seminar on Industrial Wastewater Management, 15 December 2018, Marriott Hotel, Karachi. 2018 - 2018
  • Role: Academic Representative. Entity: Utah Division of Water Resources State Water Plan Advisory Committee. 2018 - 2019
  • Role: Associate Editor. Entity: Springer Smart Water Journal. 2018 - present
  • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). Role: Associate Editor. Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management. 2017 - present
  • Role: Member, Convener. Entity: InTeGrate Organizing Committee, Engineering, Geosciences, and Sustainability Workshop. 2012 - 2013

Honors & Awards

  • Outstanding Professor of the Year. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Utah, 2019
  • Presented honor / medal of Sitara-e-Imtiaz (translation: Star of Excellence) by President of Pakistan. Government of Pakistan, 2019
  • Civil Engineering Division/Glen L Martin Award. American Society for Engineering Education, 2011
  • Utah Engineering Educator of the Year. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), 2009

Internal Service

  • Global Change and Sustainability Center. Associate Director, 2012 - present. service.


  • Sustainability Curriculum Development, U of U (Sustainability Curri), Co-Director, 07/2011 - 06/2015