VanBriesen Named EWRI Fellow
Duquesne Light Company Professor Jeanne VanBriesen was recently inducted as a fellow at the Environmental and Water Resources Institute (EWRI) Congress. This distinction is in recognition of her expertise in the field of environmental water resources where she is currently researching sustainable water systems with a focus on watershed-level management decisions and their effect on urban-engineered water systems.
VanBriesen is well regarded as a leader at the university and recognized as a mentor who is regularly sought out by students and junior faculty. She takes very seriously the role of advising, and is acutely aware of how students look to her as a role model.
EWRI fellowships recognize leaders in the water resources, environmental, engineering, and sciences professions and is attained by professional accomplishments and election by the EWRI Fellow Review Committee.