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The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering seeks to educate our students for a lifetime of intellectual pursuits and to contribute to the knowledge of civil and environmental engineering.

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Research Areas

Environmental and Water Resources Engineering

Environmental Health

Geosystems Engineering

Structural Engineering and Mechanics

Faculty Highlights

Pennell Elected as ASCE Fellow

Professor and Chair Kurt Pennell has been elected fellow of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) for 'his contributions to the development and advancement of in situ remediation technologies designed to treat contaminated soil and groundwater.'

CEE News and Events

Viesca receives CAREER Award

Vogel named 2017 IWR Maass-White Fellow

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Researchers study near-roadway air pollution

Tufts SWE chapter recognized nationally

Viesca publishes paired papers on friction

Tufts team lauded for water insecurity paper

Studying abroad in Hong Kong

Kaklamanos named 2017 New Face of Engineering

Woodruff honored with Max O. Urbahn Scholarship

Chapra invited to speak in Peru and China

Cápiro gives invited talk at AGU Fall Meeting

Gaeth wins first place for poster at AEHS Conference

Durant receives Tufts Faculty Research Award

Degree Programs

Undergraduate Degrees:
B.S. in Civil Engineering
B.S. in Environmental Engineering
B.S. in Engineering - Architectural Studies
B.S. in Engineering - Environmental Health
Minors offered:
EOS and Geosystems
Geosystems for non-CEE majors
Architectural Studies for Engineering and Liberal Arts Students
Architectural Engineering for Liberal Arts Students

Graduate Degrees:
Civil and Environmental Engineering
Certificate Programs

Hanes Endowed Fellowship

Help support graduate student research in Environmental Health Engineering by making your gift to the N. Bruce and Lorry Hanes Endowed Fellowship Fund.