Chan Lan Chun Ph.D.

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Professional Title
Senior Research Program Manager, Environmental Engineer

Dr. Chun is an environmental engineer who is interested in studying the impacts of human activities on natural water system. Chun and her research team aim to understand chemical and microbial contaminants in natural (e.g. lakes, streams, and estuary) and built (e.g. sewer system, treatment facility and stormwater systems) environment and develop improved treatment technologies and mitigation strategies.


  • Postdoc, Microbiology and Immunology, South Carolina Medical University
  • Ph.D. Civil (Environmental) Engineering, University of Minnesota Twin Cities
  • M.S. Environmental Science and Engineering, Ewha Womans University
  • B.S. Environmental Science and Engineering, Ewha Womans University

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NRRI News Articles

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NRRI Post-Doctoral Associate (9546)

Job Opening: 345517

Supervisor: Chan Lan Chun

This position will remain opened until filled 

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