CEE Faculty Profile

Joe Brown

Assistant Professor

Affinity Group: Environmental Engineering
Office: Ford ES&T 3226, LAB: 3371

311 Ferst Drive

Phone: 404-385-4579
Email: joe.brown@ce.gatech.edu
Web: http://www.brownwatergroup.org


Joe Brown is an assistant professor in environmental engineering.  Brown comes to Georgia Tech from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, where he served as a lecturer in the Department of Disease Control, Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases.  Brown’s research and teaching interests are at the intersection of environmental engineering and public health, [Read More]

Research Interests

  • Water and sanitation infrastructure sustainability
  • Drinking water treatment
  • Engineering applications in underserved communities


  • PhD, Environmental Sciences and Engineering, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
  • MPhil, Environment and Development, University of Cambridge
  • BS, Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Alabama