Professional Organizations

This page contains info on professional environmental organizations that may be of interest to students.

Air & Waste Management Association (AWMA)
American Academy of Environmental Engineers (AAEE)
American Chemical Society (ACS)
American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AICHE)
American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE)
American Water Works Association (AWWA)
American Association of Aerosol Research (AAAR)
International Society of Indoor Air Quality and Climate (ISIAQ)
Association of Environmental Enginering and Science Professors (AEESP)
National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES)
Engineers Without Borders - USA
Engineers for a Sustainable World
Environmental Mutagenesis and Genomics Society (EMGS)
International Water Association (IWA)
Water Environment Federation
American Geophysical Union (AGU)
Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC)
Gordon Research Conferences (Student/Post Doc Resources)
American Society for Microbiology (ASM)
Water for People
Living Water International
American Society for Microbiology
Graduate Women in Science (GWIS)
International Society for Microbial Ecology (ISME)
Society for Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)
Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management
Rural Water Supply Network (RWSN)
Society for Risk Analysis (SRA)
Society for the Social Studies of Science (4S)

Local Student Chapters
Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, California
Affiliation: AAEE
University Of Missouri-Rolla WEF Chapter (Lorax C)
Affiliation: Water Environment Federation
University of Miami Student Chapter
Affiliation: Florida Water Environment Association
Mcgill Gorilla composting
Mcgill campus crops
Do you know of other organizations or student chapters related to Environmental Engineering and Science? Help us out: join the wiki and update this page.

Tips and Suggestions to Consider when and after Joining an Organization
  • Sign-up to participate
  • Know the expected participation level and at least meet this requirement
  • Do not over-commit, especially when joining the organization
  • Get involved with committees or leadership roles
  • Attend conferences, workshops, and or meet-ups regularly
  • Collaborate with other members
  • Volunteer to organize/help in events