Steven K. Dentel / AEESP Award for Global Outreach II

For Outstanding Contributions and Leadership through Involvement in Environmental Engineering and Science Outreach Activities to the Global Community.

Professor Michael Templeton’s high-impact research, educational, and outreach activities over the past 15 years have contributed to addressing a range of public health challenges, including the development of WASH strategies to prevent schistosomiasis infections in Tanzania and Ethiopia, minimizing nitrate pollution from on-site sanitation in west Africa and Nepal, and the promotion of in situ worm composting toilets for low-income households globally. He is widely recognized as a leader in the field, as evidenced by his service as a strategic advisor and reviewer for the WHO, the UK’s Global Challenges Research Fund, the Swedish Research Council, and the Ethiopian Federal Ministry of Health.

Recipient: 
Michael R. Templeton
Year of award: 
2021