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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

Dean Abriola Named Drexel Engineering Leader of the Year

Dean Linda M. Abriola was named Drexel University's 2013 Engineering Leader of the Year. A Drexel engineering alumna, Abriola is the first woman to receive the honor and joins a prestigious group of engineering luminaries. Abriola will be honored for her leadership in environmental engineering, her commitment to the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) and her contributions to engineering in an effort to better society. Read the story in the Tufts Daily.

CEE News and Events

Ramsburg Recognized for Excellence in Reviewing

Fall 2014 CEE Alumni Newsletter Available Now!

Vogel Selected for AGU Research Spotlight

Pennell and Lantagne Present at CNSF

Moaveni Selected as ASCE Outstanding Reviewer

Dorfmann Publishes Book on Mechanical Properties of Soft Materials

Marcet Wins Student Paper Award

Hecht Wins Hydro Research Foundation Research Award

Sanayei Named Associate Editor of ASCE Journal

Naumova Delivers Keynote at Environment Conference

Baise and Hines Named to EERI-New England Board

Baise Reelected to SSA Board of Directors

Naumova Elected to International Statistical Institute

Rubin Honored with Max O. Urbahn Scholarship

Kass, E94, EG95, Talks Sustainable Toilets in NYT

Zoltay, EG07, Contributes to EPA Watershed Management Software Release

Beard Named APHA's 2013 Lorin Kerr Award Winner

Cohen Makes BBJ's List of "40 under 40" for 2013

David Reckhow, E77, Joins CEE External Advisory Board

Fall 2013 CEE Alumni Newsletter Available Now!

Alumna McCarthy Nominated to Head the EPA

Alumnus Cortese Wins EPA Lifetime Achievement Award

Chapra Named ASEEP Fellow

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

Graduate Degrees:
Civil and Environmental Engineering
Certificate Programs
Postbac Programs

UCOWR/NIWR/CUAHSI Annual Conference, June 18-20

The Water: Systems, Science & Society (WSSS) program is proud to support the 42nd annual Universities Council on Water Resources Conference, hosted jointly with the National Institutes for Water Resources and the Consortium of Universities for the Advancement of Hydrologic Science, Inc. This year's theme "Water Systems, Science, and Society Under Global Change" embraces the many water challenges confronting our communities, and inspires opportunities to address them as scientists, program managers, civic leaders, and policy makers.

Alumni Profile

Sharon D. Beard, EG95, received the 2013 Lorin Kerr Award at the Annual Awards Luncheon of the Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) Section of the American Public Health Association (APHA). Learn more >