Fair Medal

Gordon Maskew Fair Award

Nominations for the 2023 AAEES Awards are now open.
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The Gordon Maskew Fair Award honors one of the pioneers of environmental engineering, Dean Fair. In addition to his own exemplary career, his living legacy includes hundreds of prominent practicing engineers and eminent professors who continue to emulate his values. He taught his students not only the technical aspects of the field but inspired them to use their skills to protect and enhance environmental quality.

Through the Fair Award, the Academy seeks to identify Board Certified Environmental Engineers, Members or Scientists who have contributed to the status of the environmental engineering or science professions by:

  • Exemplary professional conduct
  • Recognized achievements in the practice of environmental engineering and science
  • Significant contributions to the control of the quality of the world's environment

For the full list of eligibility criteria and information on how you can submit nominations for a worthy Environmental Engineer or Scientist, click here.


Fair Winner

2022 Gordon Maskew Fair Award Recipient

Glen T. Daigger, Ph.D., P.E., BCEE, NAE

Dr. Daigger is currently Professor of Engineering Practice at the University of Michigan and President and Founder of One Water Solutions, LLC, a water engineering and innovation firm. He previously served as Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer for CH2M HILL (now Jacobs) where he was employed for 35 years, as well as Professor and Chair of Environmental Systems Engineering at Clemson University.

Actively engaged in the water profession through major projects, and as author or co-author of more than 200 technical papers, five books, and several technical manuals, he contributes to significantly advance practice within the water profession. He has advised many of the major cites of the world, including New York, Los Angles, San Francisco, Detroit, Singapore, Hong Kong, Istanbul, and Beijing.

Deeply involved in professional activities, he is a Past President of the International Water Association (IWA). The recipient of numerous awards, including the Kappe, Freese, and Feng lectures and the Harrison Prescott Eddy, Morgan, and the Gascoigne Awards, and the Pohland Medal, he is a Distinguished Member of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), a Distinguished Fellow of IWA, and a Fellow of the Water Environment Federation (WEF).

A member of a number of professional societies, Dr. Daigger is also a member of the U.S. National Academy of Engineers and the Chinese Academy of Engineering.


Past Recipients

Year

Recipient

2021

Tobiason, John

2020

Reible, Danny

2019

Dzombak, David A.

2018

Reinhart, Debra R.

2017

Hickox, Stephen J.

2016

Rittmann, Bruce

2015

Luthy, Richard G.

2014

McCarty, Perry

2013

Lawrence, Alonzo W.

2012

Sproul, Otis J.

2012

Huang, C. P.

2011

Shuval, Hillel I.

2010

Surampalli, Rao Y.

2009

Wilson, Thomas E.

2008

Haug, R. Tim

2007

Stahl, Jim F.

2006

Singer, Philip C.

2005

Marini, Robert C.

2004

Conway, Richard A.

2003

Johnson, Jr., Charles C.

2002

Schad, Theodore M.

2001

Lue-Hing, Cecil

2000

Pohland, Frederick G.

1999

Eckenfelder, W. Wesley

1998

Orlob, Gerald T.

1997

Woodruff, Paul H.

1996

Loehr, Raymond J.

1995

Weber, Jr., Walter J.

1994

Gilbert, Jerome B.

1993

Sorber, Charles A.

1992

Carroll, William J.

1991

Busch, Paul L.

1990

Garrison, Walter E.

1989

Geyer, John C.

1988

Longest, II, Henry L.

1987

Canham, Robert A.

1986

Lagnese, Jr., Joseph F.

1985

Bacon, Vinton W.

1984

Malina, Jr., Joseph F.

1983

Stern, Arthur C.

1982

Gloyna, Earnest F.

1981

Rohlich, Gerard A.

1980

Gibbs, William R.

1979

Lawler, Joseph C.

1978

Kappe, Stanley E.

1977

Weston, Roy F.

1976

Boyce, Earnest

1975

Gilbertson, Wesley E.

1974

Butrico, Frank A.

1973

Ludwig, John H.

1972

Okun, Daniel A.

1971

Coulter, James B.

 

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