#ParticipatoryDialogues with Mira Olson about Peace Engineering
Horario y ubicación
Wednesday, August 19th | 17h COL | 18h Philadelphia
Dr. Mira Olson is an Associate Professor in the Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering Department at Drexel University. She holds a B.S in Mechanical Engineering and B.A. in Environmental Sciences and Engineering from Rice University, and an M.E. and Ph.D. in Civil (Environmental) Engineering from the University of Virginia. The broad focus of her research is on protecting source water quality, with current interests in transboundary water management and community-based research design. Dr. Olson is an editor of the International Journal of Engineering, Social Justice, and Peace and has served as a faculty fellow in Drexel’s Office of University and Community Partnerships. She is the Director of the newly established Peace Engineering program at Drexel.