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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.


Jen Fiegel portrait photo in lab

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.
Woman smiling wearing glasses

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.


REDCap Intermediate Training

Wednesday, April 10, 2024 10:00am to 11:00am
This is the second step in the REDCap training series. In this training we will cover basic and intermediate features such as: • Outputting data automatically with calculated fields • Collecting the same data points multiple times with longitudinal and one-to-many data collection • Standardizing your data to industry standards with ontologies and the REDCap Instrument Library • Ways to customize your data entry experience with action tags • Viewing data with reports, dashboards, and charts...

Rehearsal for Reality

Wednesday, April 10, 2024 11:30am
Seamans Center
Job interview training for undergraduates

GradFest 2024

Wednesday, April 10, 2024 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)
Students planning to graduate in the spring 2024 semester are encouraged to pick up their cap and gown at the two-day spring 2024 GradFest in the IMU Main Lounge. Several offices and services will be onsite to assist with all things graduation preparation. Diploma Frames, Graduation Announcements, Class Rings, and other jewelry items are available. Snacks, beverages, and fun activities will be offered.

Presentation Skills Group

Wednesday, April 10, 2024 1:00pm
Seamans Center
Crafting, refining, and practicing presentations (including posters and talks)

Research Open House Workshop

Wednesday, April 10, 2024 2:00pm
Seamans Center
Preparing a poster and crafting your research pitch for the College of Engineering Research Open House