Civil & Environmental Engineering
Welcome to the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Northeastern University, located in the heart of Boston, Massachusetts. Come and explore all the great research and academics that our department has to offer.
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.
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.
New CEE Faculty
Please welcome our new faculty to the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.
Congratulations to Akram Alshawabkeh, the George A. Snell Professor of Engineering, and team of the Puerto Rico Testsite for Exploring Contamination Threats (PROTECT) Center, who received a five-year $13.5 million award to renew the center from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences within the National Institutes of Health. The center will continue studying exposure to and mitigation of environmental contamination that causes preterm births, with testbed activities in Puerto Rico. The PROTECT Center is an interdisciplinary, multi-university collaboration... More...
News & Events
CEE Associate Professor Luca Caracoglia was awarded an NSF award to support his research assessing dynamic response of tall buildings and wind-turbine towers to transient wind loads due to downburst windstorms, a meteorological phenomenon that induces an outburst of damaging wind loads near the ground. More....
Congratulations to CEE Associate Professor Auroop Ganguly who has been awarded a $350,000 NSF Big Data Science & Engineering research grant for his collaborative research project, “High-Dimensional Statistical Machine Learning for Spatio-Temporal Climate Data.” More....