About Tufts EWB

Tufts Engineers without Borders works on international development projects in countries in Latin America and Africa.

Our projects focus on water quality testing and water treatment systems which may include rainwater catchment, boreholes, and drip irrigation. Other goals for our projects include having educational activities within our communities and building a lasting relationship with the community.


Executive Board

Professional Mentors

Dana Martin, PE
Weston and Sampson


Justin Martinez, PE
Civil Engineer- Water
Stantec Inc.


John Durant
Associate Professor
Department of Civil and Enviromental Engineering
Tufts University

Faculty Advisors

Chris Swan, Associate Professor CEE

John Durant, Associate Professor CEE

Douglas Matson, Associate Professor ME

Community Health Advisors

Astier Almedom, Professor, Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy

Edith Balbach, Senior Lecturer, Director, CH

David Gute, Associate Professor, CEE