Welcome to the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Northeastern University, located in the heart of Boston, Massachusetts.

With over 100 years of history in research, teaching, and service to the community, we are experiencing unprecedented growth. As we continue to expand our faculty, rejuvenate and grow our research facilities, broaden and modernize our curriculum, and refine our world-class experiential learning model, there has never been a better time to study civil infrastructure and environmental engineering at Northeastern.

  • Protecting the Environment & Improving Quality of Life

    CEE/COS Assistant Professor Amy Mueller and students in her research group are tackling environmental problems using a multidisciplinary research approach.

  • CEE Graduate Fellowships Available

    The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering offers Graduate Fellowships to Ph.D. and M.S./Ph.D. applicants. These prestigious Graduate Fellowships include integrated research and teaching to foster a comprehensive graduate education. Apply here.

  • Research Spotlight
    COE Receives 12th Federally Funded Center

    CEE Professor Akram Alshawabkeh and his team were awarded a $2.9M federally funded grant for a “Center for Research on Early Childhood Exposure and Development in Puerto Rico (CRECE).” More...

  • CEE Faculty Positions

    The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering is in the midst of a significant, multi-year expansion in size and scope that crosses disciplinary boundaries. We are seeking applicants at all faculty levels.