Dr. Zohreh Movahed

Environmental Engineering

Current Courses

Personal Bio

Dr. Movahed has over 31 years of Water Management experience in Integrated Water Resources Management, Water Reuse, Water Contamination, Source Water Protection, Safety Management, Water and Sewer Infrastructure Development and Regulatory Compliance. Dr. Movahed also has 19 years of teaching experience at Johns Hopkins University (JHU). Prior to WATEK, as the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission’s (WSSC) Regulatory Group Leader, she developed the Water Reuse Regulations and was responsible for approval of Centralized and Decentralized Water Reuse projects. At WATEK, she provides engineering support for membrane project design and operations, incorporating end user perspective related to ease of operation, safety, reliability, maintenance and troubleshooting.

Education History

  • B.S. Chemical Engineering, University of Houston
  • M.S. Environmental Engineering, University of Maryland
  • Ph.D. Environmental Engineering, University of Maryland

Work Experience

Consultant, WATEK Engineering

Honors and Awards

  • Montgomery County Recognition Award - Water Reuse Project (2014)

Professional Organizations

Water Reuse Association
American Membrane Technology
Chesapeake Section of WEF