Honors and Awards

2017               Jarislowsky Chair in Water and Global Health

2016                Engineering Ambassador Award (Partners in Research National Awards)

2015                Carleton University Research Achievement Award (Carleton University)

2014                ESSO University Research Award (Imperial Oil)

2013                30 Inspiring Women in Engineering (CWSE-ON)

2012                Canada Research Chair in Wastewater Treatment Engineering (Federal Government of Canada)

2011                Faculty Graduate Mentoring Award (Carleton University)

2010                OCRI Research Award Finalist (Ottawa Centre for Research and Innovation)

2010                President’s Doctoral Fellowship (Carleton University)

2008                Global Young Academy (The Royal Society of Canada and the InterAcademy Panel)

2007                Ontario Early Researcher Award (Provincial Government of Ontario)

2007                Canada Research Chair in Wastewater and Public Health Engineering (Federal Government of Canada)

2006                Carty Research Fellowship (Carleton University)

2006                Research Achievement Award (Carleton University)

2006                Carleton University Students’ Association (CUSA) Teaching Excellence Award (Carleton University)

2001                Vice Provost Travel Award (Duke University)

1998               Chi Epsilon (The National Civil Engineering Honor Society, Duke University Chapter)

1998               Sigma Xi (The Scientific Research Society, Duke University Chapter)

1996               Jeffrey B. Taub Environmental Engineering Graduate Student Award (Duke University)

1996               Graduate Student Scholarship (Duke University)

1994               Higher Education Council of Turkey Fellowship (Government of Turkey)