Duke CEE Grad Student Wins Young Professional Honor

December 14, 2016

Judy WingleeJudy Winglee, a Duke CEE doctoral student in environmental engineering, has been selected as the 2017 recipient of the American Water Works Association Austin F. McCormack Jr. Award.

The award is given annually to a young professional, 35 years old or younger, who has made notable contributions in water treatment technologies or membrane applications.

Winglee will receive the honor at the 2017 AWWA/AMTA Membrane Technology Conference in February in Long Beach, Calif. At Duke, she is a member of the laboratory of Mark Wiesner, chair of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.

The American Water Works Association, with 50,000 members, is the largest nonprofit, scientific and educational association dedicated to managing and treating water.