People

The WETT Research Centre is headed by Professor Jega Jegatheesan.

Centre Director

Deputy Director

Strategic Advisor

Theme leaders

Theme 1: Water Resources Management Co-Leaders

  • Dr Muhammed Bhuiyan
    Civil and Infrastructure Engineering, STEM College, RMIT University
  • Dr Linhua Fan
    Chemical and Environmental Engineering, STEM College, RMIT University

Theme 2: Water and Wastewater Management Co-Leaders

  • Dr Maazuza Othman
    Chemical and Environmental Engineering, STEM College, RMIT University
  • Dr Abhijit Date
    Mechanical and Automotive Engineering, STEM College, RMIT University

Theme 3: Biosolids and Bioenergy Co-Leaders

Centre members

Industry Advisory Board

  • Dr. Melita Stevens
    Chairman of the Board, Principal Scientist, Melbourne Water
  • Dr. Jill Fagan
    Manager of Water Sector Climate Change Mitigation & Adaptation, Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP)
  • Dr. David Bergmann
    Innovation and Technical Manager, South East Water
  • Mr. Naren Narenthiran
    Senior Applied Scientist-Water Technology, Environment Protection Authority (EPA) Victoria
  • Dr. Casey Furlong
    Senior Water Strategy Consultant, GHD 
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Acknowledgement of country

RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business. - Artwork created by Louisa Bloomer

aboriginal flag
torres strait flag

Acknowledgement of country

RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business.