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

Robert F. Daylor, PE, PLS
Tetratech Senior Vice President


John McAllister, PE
Senior Project Engineer at Apex Companies, LLC
BSCE Tufts 2003


David Dean
Senior R&D Engineer at Mimio
BSEE Tufts 2003

Faculty Advisors

Chris Swan, Associate Professor CEE

John Durant, Associate Professor CEE

Douglas Matson, Associate Professor ME

Sherman Teichman, Director, Institute for Global Leadership

Daniele Lantagne, Assistant Professor CEE

Community Health Advisors

Astier Almedom, Professor, Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy

Edith Balbach, Senior Lecturer, Director, CH

David Gute, Associate Professor, CEE