Cameron Farrow

Dr. Cameron Farrow Headshot
Assistant Professor
School of Engineering
Phone number: 
519-824-4120 ext: 53838
RICH 1515
Seeking academic or industry partnerships in the area(s) of: 
Environmental Engineering, Water & Wastewater Treatment, Anaerobic Digestion
Available positions for grads/undergrads/postdoctoral fellows: 

Education and Employment Background 

Dr. Farrow received his PhD from the University of Guelph in 2016. He was a postdoctoral researcher and lecturer with the University of Guelph, School of Engineering from 2016 – 2018. Dr. Farrow then joined the School of Engineering in 2018 as an Assistant Professor.

Research Themes 

Dr Farrow’s interdisciplinary background, encompassing environmental and biological systems, potable water treatment technologies, and engineering education provides a unique research vision. His research is primarily focused on the following areas: Potable Water Supply and Risk Analysis: Design and analysis of effective water treatment technologies. Assessment of risks associated with contamination of potable water supplies and risk management approaches. Engineering Education and Pedagogy: Engineering design education, the evolution of engineering education to address future challenges, and the importance of interdisciplinary design education.


  • Nomination – School of Engineering (SOE) Professor of the Year - 2021-2022
  • SOE Environmental/Water Resources Professor Appreciation Award - 2019-2020/2020-2021