Maureen Kinyua

Position Title
Assistant Professor

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Postdoctoral Research Scientist, Columbia University

3120 Ghausi Hall


Biological wastewater treatment, waste to energy, developing world systems and global health.



  • Ph.D. Environmental Engineering , University of South Florida, 2015
  • M.S. Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of South Florida, 2013
  • B.S. Civil and Environmental Engineering, North Dakota State University, 2010



  • UC Davis Advance CAMPOS Faculty Scholar
  • American Academy of Environmental Engineers and Scientists, W. Wesley Eckenfelder Graduate Research Award 2014
  • University of South Florida Signature Research Doctoral Fellow 2014
  • Florida Sunshine Chapter SWANA Scholarship 2013
  • Richard Ian Stessel Memorial Fellow in Environmental Engineering 2012
  • NDSU College of Engineering and Architecture Honor Commission Senior Member 2009