Mirella-Anna Ritsi

Professor of Environmental Engineering

Describe your job in less 50 words:

I am a professor of environmental engineering. I studied and try to teach students the principles of engineering, geology, biology, and other STEM sciences to find solutions to environmental problems.

What do you like most about your job?

The best part of my job is that it is a combination of different sciences on a common goal, to save the planet.

What did you want to be when you were at school?

I always wanted to work with political sciences to optimize national relationships. But instead, I realized that I first need to find solutions to environmental issues before finding solutions to a human-to-human problem.

How could i do your job? I would be able to:

You first have to know the importance of making the students realize how crucial is for them to care about the planet and understand all the different problems that our home suffers from.

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