Indirect (de facto) reuse of treated wastewater
Water quality and contaminant modeling
Coupled natural and human systems
Rice, J., & Westerhoff, P. (2017) High levels of endocrine pollutants in US streams during low flow due to insufficient wastewater dilution. Nature Geoscience, 10(8), 587-591.
Rice, J., Wutich, A., White, D., Westerhoff, P. (2016) Comparing Actual De facto Wastewater Reuse and its Public Acceptability: A Three City Case Study. Sustainable Cities and Society, 27, 467-474.
Rice, J., Via, S., Westerhoff, P. (2015) Extent and Impacts of Unplanned Wastewater Reuse in US Rivers. Journal AWWA, 107(11), E571-E581.
Rice, J., Westerhoff, P. (2015) Spatial and Temporal Variation of De Facto Wastewater Reuse in Drinking Water Systems across the USA. Environmental Science and Technology, 49 (2), 982–989.
Rice, J., Wutich, A., Westerhoff, P. (2013) Assessment of De Facto Wastewater Reuse across the USA: Trends between 1980 to 2008. Environmental Science and Technology, 47(19),11099-11105.
Daugherty, E. N., Ontiveros-Valencia, A. V., Rice, J. J., Wiest, M. J., & Halden, R. U. (2010). Impact of Point-of-Use Water Softening on Sustainable Water Reclamation: Case Study of the Greater Phoenix Area. In Contaminants of Emerging Concern in the Environment: Ecological and Human Health Considerations (pp. 497-518). American Chemical Society.
Fulbright Scholar Grant, International Institute for Water and Environmental Engineering (2IE) Burkina Faso, 2016
Best Paper Award “Extent and Impacts of Unplanned Wastewater Reuse in US Rivers”, Journal of American Water Works Association-AWWA Water Resources Sustainability Division Best Paper Award, 2016
Decision Center for a Desert City Fellow, ASU (NSF Funding), Fall 2013
NSF WET Center GRDS Fellow, ASY Fall 2011-Summer 2013
GK-12 Graduate Fellowship, ASU (NSF Funding), Fall 2010
Diversity Across Curriculum Fellowship, ASU Graduate College, Fall 2009