Dr. Lionel Limousy is associate professor in the Environmental Engineering and Sustainable Development department at the University of Haute Alsace (France) since 2010. He teaches in the field of chemical and environmental engineering, and also in the field of risk management and assessment. He was recruited in 2000 at the University of South Brittany as an associate professor. He was in charge on the Chemical Engineering and Process department from 2003 and 2005. Then he created the Prodiabio platform in 2005 and he was the director of this institution until 2010. In 2013 he joined the Institute of Material Science of Mulhouse (UMR CNRS) where he became responsible of the industrial research partnership. His has experience in different research fields: biological and chemical treatment of wastewater, membrane filtration, biomass valorisation and material characterisation. He is involved in several academic and industrial (national or international) scientific projects. He has collaborated in the organising of several International Congress (ICEC, IREC, EMR,…), of several special issues in different journals (Comptes rendus de Chimie, International Journal  of Chemical Reactor Engineering, Energies,…) and he has approximately 60 peer-reviewed scientific publications, 2 book chapters and 2 patents. He has received the French National Research Excellence Award for researcher with high level scientific activity for the 2013-2016 and 2017-2020 periods.