Participant Profile

Jorge Loyo

  • Bio: I am the Associate Director of Education for NEWT at Rice University, where I teach several courses, including CEVE 314: Sustainable Water Purification for the Developing World, a project-based course on sustainable strategies for safe water supply in low-income and developing regions of the world. I also manage NEWT's REU program. My previous research and teaching experience as a postdoctoral scholar and professor fall within the areas of water quality assessment, water and wastewater treatment, emerging organic pollutants, and ecotoxicology.