Vinicius Amaral

Class 0f 2017

Vinny is a senior in the civil and environmental engineering (CEE) department with a focus in geological engineering. His interests range from ion exchange at solid-water interfaces to the biogeochemical cycling of nutrients, contaminants, and trace compounds in the ocean. As a learning consultant, Vinny is interested in helping students transition into the rigorous academic world of Princeton and is passionate about addressing issues that arise as a result of the large disparity of academic backgrounds from which students come. He works as a scientific research assistant for the International Panel on Social Progress and plays on the men's club soccer team, for which he serves as Co-President.