Eight faculty members are recognized for their research, teaching and outreach.
Several CEE faculty receive COE awards for 2020-2021
Branko Kerkez honored as Arthur F. Thurnau Professor
Associate Professor Kerkez is recognized for his ingenuity in undergraduate education.
Glen Daigger and Nancy Love receive Wesley W. Horner Award from ASCE
Their winning paper explores integrated urban water management systems.
Sherif El-Tawil wins ASCE Wellington Prize
The award recognizes outstanding papers in transportation engineering.
Nancy Love honored with national award for outstanding environmental engineering education and research
The American Academy of Environmental Engineers and Scientists recognizes Love’s achievements with the Science Award.
Lutgarde Raskin appointed Distinguished University Professor
Professor Lutgarde Raskin was appointed Vernon L. Snoeyink Distinguished University Professor of Environmental Engineering, effective September 1, 2020.
Aline Cotel appointed IPE Faculty Advisor
One-third of U-M Engineering students participate in IPE programs, which seek to develop professional and academic skills through international experiences.
Brian Ellis awarded Sloan Foundation “net zero” grant
The Alfred P. Sloan grant funds projects furthering technologies that sequester carbon or have zero emissions.
Jerome Lynch elected to the ASCE Department Heads Coordinating Council
The ASCE Department Heads Coordinating Council serves to advance, facilitate and communicate educational and research matters among all Civil Engineering Departments, the profession and the Society.
Reflecting on an impactful career: CEE Professor Nikolaos Katopodes retires
Professor Nikolaos D. Katopodes is retiring after almost forty years at University of Michigan.
James K. Wight elected Honorary Member of the American Concrete Institute
James Wight taught at U-M from 1973-2019 and has been elected to ACI’s prestigious Honorary Membership. We’re reflecting on his career and his commitment to experimental research and to his students.
New Faculty: F. Estéfan Garcia
Dr. F. Estefan Garcia will join the CEE Department as an Assistant Professor in January 2021.
Enrica Bernardini receives Chi Epsilon Excellence in Teaching Award
The honor, bestowed by the Great Lakes District of Chi Epsilon, recognizes faculty members who demonstrate dedication and excellence in teaching civil engineering.
Associate Professor Andrew Gronewold elected to the International Joint Commission Science Advisory Board
CEE-affiliated Associate Professor Andrew Gronewold has been recently elected to the International Joint Commission (IJC) Science Advisory Board (SAB).
Assistant Professor Evgueni Filipov receives 2019 ASCE Best Paper Award
CEE Assistant Professor Evgueni Filipov and his co-authors have received an award recognizing their outstanding contributions to the field of analysis and computation in structural engineering.
Terese M. Olson receives the Jack A. Borchardt Award
Associate Professor and Associate Department Chair of Undergraduate Studies Terese M. Olson was honored at the Borchardt Conference on February 25, 2020.
CEE Professor Vineet Kamat receives ASCE Peurifoy Construction Research Award
CEE Professor Vineet Kamat receives American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Peurifoy Construction Research Award.
Two CEE professors receive NSF CAREER Awards
Assistant Professors Brian Ellis and Evgueni Filipov have each been selected to receive a 2020 National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Award.
Rackham welcomes Lutgarde Raskin as Associate Dean
Raskin is a pioneer in the microbial ecology of engineered water systems, with a focus on both safe drinking water and resource recovery from waste streams.
New Faculty: Jeremy Bricker
Associate Professor Jeremy Bricker will join the CEE department in January 2021.