Assistant Professor, CU

University: University of Colorado Boulder

Department: Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering


  • PhD, University of Michigan, Environmental Engineering, 2014.
  • MSE, University of Michigan, Environmental Engineering, 2009.
  • BS, Virginia Tech, Civil Engineering, 2008.

Research Interests:

Sustainable water system design, resource recovery from waste, environmental biotechnology, biological process stability and reliability

Center Involvement:

  • Activity Lead; Project 1: New Strategies for Assessment and Implementation, Activity 2: Sustainability Index

Dr. Sherri Cook, Assistant Professor at University of Colorado Boulder, will direct the research for Project 1, Activity 2.  Sherri has designed and implemented several sustainability assessments, specifically using life cycle assessment, for a range of waste management systems