Michael Gooseff

Department: Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering, and INSTAAR

Education: BCE, Georgia Tech; MS and PhD, University of Colorado, Boulder
Teaching: CVEN 5333 Physical Hydrology
Research: Modeling water quality in surface waters, contaminant fate and transport, ecosystem response to climate change, polar aquatic and general ecosystem research                 

Office: SEEC S217

Honors and Distinctions:

  • Fellow of the Geological Society of America, 2017
  • 2012 Penn State Engineering Alumni Association Outstanding Teaching Award
  • Harry West Teaching Award, 2011-2012 (Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Penn State University)
  • National Academy of Engineering Frontiers in Engineering Education Symposium, 2011 (one of 65 selected participants from Engineering programs across the US)
  • UCOWR Award for Education and Public Service to the MOCHA team, 2011
  • Hartz Family Development Professorship at Penn State, 2007-2010
  • Outstanding Faculty Mentor, 2004 (Utah State University)

Recent Publications:
** denotes work done in collaboration with graduate students
* denotes work done in collaboration with undergraduate students