Timothy Purvis

Timothy Purvis is a researcher based in Jordan studying water, agriculture, technology, and their impacts on public health. He received a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering at Georgia Tech and a Master’s degree in Environmental Engineering from the Gillings School of Global Public Health at UNC Chapel Hill. The views expressed in his writings do not represent the views of the Fulbright Program, the U.S. Department of State, or any of its partner organizations


A Holy River at Risk

The iconic Jordan River is threatened by pollution, overuse, and climate change, but efforts are underway to save it