Rassil’s work with WRI is focused on issues relating to water quality and micropollutants in drinking water. She also provides support for grants and outreach services with utilities across the state. Her previous research included work on iodinated disinfection by-products (DBPs) and other emerging contaminants in drinking water. She received her Ph.D. from the University of Massachusetts – Amherst, and her M.Sc. and B.Sc. degrees from the American University of Beirut (AUB).