Advisory Committee


A multidisciplinary External Advisory Committee of highly respected academics and practitioners, representing the range of water resources research interests in the WSSS program, meets biennially to review and advise the curriculum developed by the steering committee and program administration.


Committee Members


Rita Colwell

Rita Colwell, PhD
University of Maryland

Jonathan Curtis

Jonathan G. Curtis
Former President & CEO, CDM Federal Programs Corporation
Tufts Alumnus, E69, EG72
Member, School of Engineering Board of Overseers

Chris Field

Chris Field, PhD
Stanford University

John Foster

John Foster
Former CEO of Malcolm Pirnie
Tufts Alumnus, CEE '52

Upmanu Lall

Upmanu Lall, PhD
Columbia University

Heather MacKay

Heather MacKay
Director at FHB Consulting Services, Inc.

Perry McCarty

Perry McCarty, ScD
Stanford University

George Pinder

George Pinder, PhD
University of Vermont

Ray Powell

Ray Powell, DVM
Jane Goodall's Roots & Shoots Institute
Tufts Vet School '85

Jerome Delli Priscoli

Jerome Delli Priscoli, PhD
Senior Advisor, IWR/USACE
Board of Governors, World Water Council
Editor in Chief of Water Policy
Tufts Alumnus, '68

Peter Rogers

Peter Rogers, PhD
Harvard University