Neil Grigg Receives Honorary Doctorate in Management from GĚRENS Postgraduate School in Peru


Neil S. Grigg

Over the past decade, Professor Neil Grigg has helped foster a partnership between GĚRENS and CSU to train Peruvian water managers. He has developed programs with Lima-based GĚRENS and welcomed its students at CSU. In a letter announcing the honorary doctorate, GĚRENS President Armando Gallegos credited Grigg with having a significant impact on the school’s curriculum, students and educational programs in water management.

In his nearly 50 years at Colorado State University, Civil and Environmental Engineering Grigg has inspired many of the thousands of students he has taught. He is known throughout the world as a leader in water resources and management. Grigg’s distinguished career, impactful mentoring and international influence were highlighted in a ceremony Dec. 5 in which GĚRENS postgraduate school in Peru presented him with the honorary doctorate in management.

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