MSI Tim LaPara Featured in Driven to Discover

Ecology and Environment

Professor Tim LaPara, an MSI PI in the Department of Civil, Environmental, and Geo- Engineering, is featured in a recent profile of the University of Minnesota’s Driven to Discover campaign. Professor LaPara is developing a way to destroy antibiotic-resistant genetic material by treating wastewater with higher temperatures. An article appears on the Driven to Discover website.

Professor LaPara uses MSI resources to study the microbiome of drinking water and sewage.