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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

Donate to the Hanes Endowed Fellowship Fund

Pennell Elected as ASCE Fellow

Dorfmann Researches the Dynamics of the Chameleon Tongue

Research and Teaching Assistantships
(Deadline for Fall 2016 is Jan. 15, 2016)

Pennell Researches Enhanced Nanoparticle Mobility

Abriola Named U.S. Science Envoy

Chapra Receives 2016 Wesley W. Horner Award

Abriola Named Director of Tufts Environment Institute

Swan Named Associate Dean of Tisch College

Griffiths Speaks with NPR about Toxic Taps in America

Pennell Receives NIH/NIMH to Study Environmental Exposures in Autism

Brugge Comments on Uranium-Contaminated Water

Wood Receives Graduate Research Award

Seeley Honored with Max O. Urbahn Scholarship

Dorfmann Delivers Plenary Lecture at ISSEC

Viesca Publishes in Nature Geoscience

Pennell Comments on Metabolomics Methods and the 'Exposome' in CE&N

Germaine Delivers First BSCES Ladd Memorial Lecture

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
Postbac Programs

Alumni events

Please join us for the
Alumni and Student Awards Dinner
Saturday, May 14, 2016

Sunny M. Breed Memorial Hall
51 Winthrop Street
Medford, MA 02155