Professor Steve Chapra

Steve Chapra is professor and Louis Berger Chair of Environmental Engineering at Tufts. He received his PhD in Environmental and Water Resources Engineering from the University of Michigan and has published over 250 technical publications including 8 textbooks. Because of the importance of its rivers and geology (as well as the region's natural beauty, history, and cuisine), he has visited and studied the rivers of the Dordogne. Beyond his research, he is an outstanding teacher with a life-long interest and knowledge of European culture, history, politics, and art.