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Daniele Lantagne
Usen Family Career Development Professor
Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Education

2011 Ph.D., London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Infectious Tropical Diseases
2001 M.Eng. in Environmental Engineering , Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1996 S.B. in Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Honors and Awards

Research Interests

Daniele's research focuses on developing, implementing, and assessing the effectiveness of water and sanitation interventions in developing countries and emergency contexts.

Short Bio

Daniele Lantagne earned her bachelor's and master's degrees in environmental engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1996 and 2001. She received her Ph.D. from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in 2011. Between her degrees she worked as a Public Health Engineer at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2003-2010) and the Programs Director of the Ipswich River Watershed Association (1997-2000). She comes to Tufts from a Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Sustainability Science at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government. Since 2000, she has provided technical assistance to, and evaluation of, water treatment programs in more than 40 countries in Africa, Asia, and Central/South America.

Professional Positions

July 2010 - July 2012 Sustainability Science Fellow, Harvard University Kennedy School of Government, Cambridge, MA
July 2010 - present Principal, Lancon Consulting, Somerville, MA
July 2010 - present Guest Researcher, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA
May 2003 - July 2010 Public Health Engineer, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA
Sept. 2001 - June 2003 Lecturer, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
May 1997 - Sept. 2000 Programs Director, Ipswich River Watershed Association, Ipswich, MA
Sept. 1996-May 1997 Engineer, Louis Berger & Associates, Florham Park, NJ

Service Memberships

  • Board of Directors – Technical Advisor, Potters for Peace
  • Board of Directors – SpringHealth
  • WEF Disinfection & Public Health Conference Co-chair, 2009, 2011, 2013