Volodymyr Tarabara is a Professor of Environmental at Michigan State University. He has Ph.D. and MS degrees in Environmental Engineering from Rice University in Houston, Texas. Dr. Tarabara’s research is in the areas of membrane separations and interfacial processes with applications that include water treatment, industrial pollution control and biosafety monitoring. He has co-authored over 100 journal papers and book chapters on these and related subjects. He currently serves as and an Editor of Separation and Purification Technology (Elsevier) and as the Editor for Special Collections of the Journal of Environmental Engineering (ASCE). He is a recipient of three Fulbright awards: U.S. Scholar award to Georgia, Fulbright Specialist placement to Ukraine and U.S. Global Scholar award to France, Georgia and Singapore. In 2023, Dr. Tarabara was named a Fellow of ASCE Environmental and Water Resources Institute.