Josh Alvey
Graduate Research Assistant, UAA

University: University of Alaska Anchorage

Department: Applied Environmental Science and Technology


  • MS, University of Alaska Anchorage, Civil Engineering (in progress).
  • MS, University of Alaska Anchorage, Applied Environmental Science and Technology, 2014.

Center Involvement:

  • Graduate Research Assistant; Project 2: Application of Photochemical Processes for the Design and Implementation of Sustainable Treatment for Small Systems, Activity 4: Integrated UV Membranes for Improved Process Performance

Josh is currently seeking a master's in Civil Engineering from the University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA).  His research is focused on innovative water treatment technologies combining the use of UV lights and photocatalytic membranes.  He earned his first master's from UAA as well, where he studied enrichment of micropollutants in snowmelt from engineered snow disposal facilities.  Josh hopes to earn his Ph.D. from the University of Alaska Fairbanks and one day start his own environmental remediation company.