Prof Jurg Keller
Director – Advanced Water Management Centre, The University of Queensland
p. (07) 3365 4727
Jurg is Director of the Advanced Water Management Centre at The University of Queensland and Professor in the School of Chemical Engineering. He has also an Australian Professorial Fellowship from ARC (Australian Research Council) and is a member of the ARC College of Experts.
Jurg has over 20 years experience in water industry research, particularly in biological wastewater treatment, environmental biotechnology, microbial fuel cells and water recycling. While working at the leading edge of research and development in this field, he is also heavily involved in collaborative and consulting projects with industry partners across Australia and New Zealand. He has been director of the AWMC since its inception in 1996 and the Centre is one of the leading research centres in this field worldwide with over 100 staff and students investigating innovative ways to improve water management.
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Jurg is involved in Project P5 (Risks and Health), within the Cities as Water Supply Catchments Program.