Julia Roos

Associate Director of Humanitarian Engineering

Julia RoosJulia Roos is the Associate Director of Humanitarian Engineering. As the Associate Director, Julia works with the Humanitarian Engineering Executive Director to lead program operations and drive the strategic growth of the Humanitarian Engineering program as well as supporting and mentoring Humanitarian Engineering students, developing relationships with other departments and programs across campus, and working closely with internal and external partners to expand the reach and impact of Humanitarian Engineering at Mines.

Prior to this position, Julia was a Consultant with Spark Policy Institute, a systems change strategy and evaluation consulting firm, where she supported strategic planning efforts, facilitated community and stakeholder engagement, and managed multi-disciplinary systems-level evaluation projects. Her past experience also includes examining and understanding the human health effects of environmental exposures and identifying and evaluating community and population health impacts and disparities. Julia graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a bachelor’s degree in Systems Engineering and from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health with a master’s degree in Environmental Health.

Contact

General Research Lab Annex 223
303.384.2629
jroos@mines.edu

 

Education

  • BSE, Systems Engineering, University of Pennsylvania
  • MS, Environmental Health – Exposure, Epidemiology, and Risk, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health