Francis DiGiano, PhD

Professor Emeritus
Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering

Honors and Awards

Distinguished Alumni Award
2019, University of Massachusetts Dept. Civil & Env. Eng.

Corps Foundation Coin Award for Volunteer Recognition
2015, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Founders Award
2012, Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors

Outstanding Alumni Achievement Award
2009, Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Tufts Univ.

A.P. Black Award Sustained Excellence in Water Quality Research
2006, American Water Works Association

Service Activities

2017-2020 Board of Directors, Clean Jordan Lake, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization 

2009-2017 Founder and President, Clean Jordan Lake, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization

1992-2001 Board of Directors, WaterPartners International

1981-1982 President, Association of Environment Engineering and Science Professors


  • PhD, Sanitary and Water Resources Engineering, University of Michigan, 1969
  • MS, Civil (Sanitary) Engineering, Tufts University, 1965
  • BS, Civil Engineering, University of Massachusetts Amherst, 1964