Ph.D., Environmental Sciences and Engineering, University of North Carolina, 2010
M.S., Environmental Engineering, Virginia Tech, 2001
B.S., Civil Engineering, Penn State University, 1998
Dr. Mark Elliott works at the intersection of water, sanitation and public health in low-resource settings. His doctoral and post-doctoral research addressed issues primarily in developing countries, and his recent work focuses largely on wastewater management in the southeastern U.S.
Topics of interest include: household water use, surface water quality, global progress in drinking water and sanitation, onsite and decentralized wastewater treatment, drinking water in Pacific Island countries, UV disinfection, and characterizing and addressing onsite wastewater failures in rural Alabama.