The College of Engineering is driven by talented faculty, staff, and students who are producing knowledge to address grand challenges around advanced technologies, health sciences, sustainability, energy, and the environment.

Our graduates are ethical, globally aware citizens whose work at Iowa and throughout their careers makes the world safer and our use of resources more efficient.

Research Excellence at Iowa Engineering

College of Engineering faculty, staff and students are engaged in research that will improve quality of life and transform our world through engineering for human health, engineering for the environment, and engineering for emerging technologies.


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CBE professor to serve on AIChE’s Societal Impact Operating Council

Saturday, February 10, 2024
Jennifer Fiegel, professor of chemical and biochemical engineering, will serve a three-year term on the American Institute of Chemical Engineer’s (AIChE) Societal Impact Operating Council (SIOC).
Xuan Song

ISE professor selected for Air Force’s Young Investigator Program

Thursday, January 25, 2024
Xuan Song is an associate professor of industrial and systems engineering at the University of Iowa who’s research focus is additive manufacturing research has been selected for funding by the Department of the Air Force’s Young Investigator Program.
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Scherer demonstrates value of University of Iowa Distinguished Chair award

Wednesday, January 24, 2024
Named a distinguished chair in 2021, Michelle Scherer is one of the scholars benefiting from the university’s efforts to support faculty excellence. Scherer, a professor of civil and environmental engineering who is highly regarded for her research in environmental chemistry, says the award has opened many new possibilities for her on campus.


Writing Together Group

Wednesday, February 28, 2024 9:30am
Seamans Center
A regular, quiet time to meet and work on your own writing projects alongside your peers
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Global Health Case Competition Kick-Off Event

Wednesday, February 28, 2024 12:30pm to 1:20pm
College of Public Health Building
Join us for the launch of the 7th annual IPHPRP Global Health Case Competition! This event will introduce this year's case topic, the competing teams, and the newly available grand prize.

Presentation Skills Group

Wednesday, February 28, 2024 1:00pm
Seamans Center
Crafting, refining, and practicing presentations (including posters and talks)
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Student Success Workshop - Money Management: Budgeting and Financial Aid

Thursday, February 29, 2024 9:30am to 10:20am
Seamans Center
This session will provide you with tools to begin budgeting as a college student and plan for future expenses.
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CBE Graduate Seminar: Jordan Kaufmann, PhD

Thursday, February 29, 2024 11:00am to 12:15pm
Seamans Center
Jordan Kaufmann, PhD, is the Senior Director of UI Ventures and Executive Director of the Iowa MADE program at the University of Iowa. Topic: Now What? An Exploration of Next Steps Beyond Your Research Project Join us for cookies following the seminar in 3210 SC!