2016 National Water Research Institute Clarke Prize Award – Honoring Excellence in Water Research
Consisting of a medallion and $50,000 check, the Athalie Richardson Irvine Clarke Prize is one of only a dozen water prizes awarded worldwide. It has been distinguished by the International Congress of Distinguished Awards as one of the most prestigious awards in the world.
We are pleased to announce that public health microbiologist Mark Sobsey, Ph.D., will be the twenty-third recipient of the NWRI Athalie Richardson Irvine Clarke Prize for excellence in water research. Sobsey is the Kenan Distinguished Professor of Environmental Sciences and Engineering at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill.
- 2016 Clarke Prize Lecture – Advances and Innovations to Achieve Microbially Safe and Sustainable Water: Detection, Treatment, and Risk Management (pdf) – Mark Sobsey, Kenan Distinguished Professor of Environmental Sciences and Engineering Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill