Research Team Bios

John Johnston
Technical Advisor
John Johnston
  • PhD, Civil (Environmental) Engineering, University of California, Davis, 1991
  • MS, Civil (Environmental) Engineering, Stanford University, 1975
  • BS, Civil Engineering, Stanford University, 1974
  • Professional Engineer (PE), State of California
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Professor (emeritus), Department of Civil Engineering, California State University, Sacramento, 2021–present; Professor 2001–2021; Associate Professor, 1997–2001

Technical Advisor, Office of Water Programs, California State University, Sacramento,
  • Stormwater research planning and treatment technology evaluation
  • Water and wastewater training manuals
Associate Professor, Department of Civil and Surveying Engineering and Construction, California State University, Fresno, 1989–1997

Senior Environmental Engineer, Camp Dresser and McKee, Inc., Boston, MA, 1988–1989

Civil Engineer, U.S. Army Corp of Engineers, Sacramento District, 1976–1983

Professional Interests: Stormwater management; water and wastewater treatment; water quality management; engineering/science education

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