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Emeritus Prof, Advanced Water Management Centre, The University of Queensland

Em/Prof Jurg Keller (IWA Distinguished Fellow, FTSE) has been the founding Director of the Advanced Water Management Centre at the University of Queensland (1996-2015) and Chief Research Officer of the CRC for Water Sensitive Cities (2015-2019).

He has over 30 years experience in water industry research, particularly in biological wastewater treatment, environmental biotechnology, microbial fuel cells and resource recovery concepts.

He aims to combine leading edge research and development activities with effective industry-relevant collaborations. He is also passionate about diversity and inclusion opportunities for all, and particularly supportive of the next generations of (emerging) researchers.


  • –present
    Director, Advanced Water Management Centre, University of Queensland


Fellow of Academy of Technology and Engineering (ATSE); IWA Distinguished Fellow