https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Kimberly-Parker.aspx124Kimberly Parker<img alt="" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Parker_Kim%202018.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />​Assistant ProfessorKimberly Parker - Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering - ​Studies environmental organic chemistry in natural & engineered systems<p>PhD, Stanford University<br/>MS, Yale University<br/>BS, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign<br/></p><p>  <a href="https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=OcNPtuUAAAAJ&hl=en"><img src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/gscholar.png" alt="" style="margin: 0px 0px -5px;"/> Google Scholar</a><br/></p><span><hr/></span><strong style="text-align: center;">Affiliations</strong><ul style="text-align: left;"><li><a href="https://aerosols.wustl.edu/home/faculty/" style="font-size: 0.9em;">Center for Aerosol Science and Engineering (CASE)</a><br/></li></ul><p><br/></p><br/><br/>https://kmparkerdot.wordpress.com/<p>​Assistant Professor<br/></p><h3>Expertise<br/></h3><div><div>Photochemical, oxidative, and biochemical reactions in natural and engineered environmental systems<br/></div></div><h3>Research<br/></h3><div>Professor Parker’s research group is advancing the state of the science in environmental engineering and chemistry to address emerging challenges relating to water quality, agriculture and energy. The group’s ultimate goal is to predict contaminant behavior in environmental systems and to optimize strategies to minimize the risk posed by these contaminants to human and ecosystem health.<br/></div><h3>Biography</h3><div><div>Professor Parker earned her PhD at Stanford University, where she was supported by the Abel Wolman Fellowship (American Water Works Association), the Gerald J. Lieberman Fellowship (from Stanford for excellence in teaching), and the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship. She was then awarded a Marie Curie Individual Fellowship (European Commission) to conduct research at ETH Zurich (Switzerland) prior to joining the faculty at Washington University.</div><div><br/></div><div>Her research has been recognized with honors including the Best Science Paper of the Year published in Environmental Science & Technology (2016) and the Paul V. Roberts/AEESP Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award (2017).</div><br/></div><img alt="" src="/Profiles/ResearchImages/WashU%20engineering%20water%20research%20Kimblery%20Parker.jpg?RenditionID=13" style="BORDER:0px solid;" /><p>​314-935-3461<br/><a href="mailto:kmparker@wustl.edu">kmparker@wustl.edu</a><br/>Brauer Hall, Room 1004<br/></p><div class="ms-rtestate-read ms-rte-wpbox" contenteditable="false"><div class="ms-rtestate-notify ms-rtestate-read 24bd7572-0a5c-4f5b-b42b-5a58252725bc" id="div_24bd7572-0a5c-4f5b-b42b-5a58252725bc" unselectable="on"></div><div id="vid_24bd7572-0a5c-4f5b-b42b-5a58252725bc" unselectable="on" style="display: none;"></div></div><ul style="margin-top: -10px;"><li> <a href="/news/Pages/WashU-engineer-to-study-how-pesticides-from-GM-crops-affect-environment.aspx">WashU engineer to study how pesticides from GM crops affect environment</a><br/></li><li> <a href="/news/Pages/Association-of-Environmental-Engineering--Science-Professors-honors-WashU-engineers.aspx">Association of Environmental Engineering & Science Professors (AEESP) honors WashU engineers</a><br/><br/></li></ul>

 

 

Parker awarded $110,000 from ACS for biomacromolecule researchhttps://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/Parker-awarded-110-thousand-dollars-from-ACS-for-biomacromolecule-research.aspxParker awarded $110,000 from ACS for biomacromolecule research
Study first to show processes determining fate of new RNA pesticides in soilshttps://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/Study-first-to-show-processes-determining-fate-of-new-RNA-pesticides-in-soils.aspxStudy first to show processes determining fate of new RNA pesticides in soils