Dr. Hossain Azam, P.E.

Dr. Hossain Azam, Professor of Environmental Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering

Dr. Hossain Azam, P.E., Assistant Professor of Environmental Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering, University of the District of Columbia

Associate Professor of Environmental Engineering

Department of Civil Engineering

Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests

  • Water and wastewater treatment
  • Solid waste management with leachate treatment
  • Municipal and industrial wastewater treatment
  • Groundwater remediation
  • Resources recovery
  • Energy and the environment
  • Water-energy-food-climate nexus
  • Environmental chemistry and microbiology
  • Experimental (field/lab) and modeling based environmental research
  • Environmental engineering education


Ph.D. (Environmental Engineering): University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign (UIUC)

M.Sc. (Water Resources & Environmental Engineering): North Carolina State University (NCSU)

B.Sc. (Civil Engineering): Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET)

Contact Information:

Department of Civil Engineering
Building 42, Room 213-I
Tel: 202-274-6293 (O), 919-271-5347 (C), Fax: 202-274-6232
Email: hossain.azam@udc.edu