During Women’s History Month, the CEE department celebrates the vital role of women in the department. From teaching to research advancements, female faculty are making history through their work. Over the years, the number of female faculty has grown – today 31% of core CEE faculty are female. Please join us in recognizing the female faculty listed below.
Celebrating CEE women
Influential CEE alumna
Tue, 06/15/2021Second annual CEE Distinguished Alumnus Award
Alumna Kris Betty is recognized for her work to improve the civil engineering field by increasing public agencies’ confidence in the construction management process.
Mon, 10/26/2020An extraordinary expedition
CEE alumna and UW Applied Physics Lab postdoc Madison Smith conducted research aboard the German icebreaker Polarstern as part of the MOSAiC expedition, the largest polar expedition in history.
Thu, 04/25/2019Alumna Ana Barros elected to NAE
Ana Barros (Ph.D. ‘93) spends much of her time working to predict extreme events. But there is one that she didn’t foresee coming—being elected to the National Academy of Engineering.
Mon, 08/06/2018Iraq infrastructure
CEE alumna Heta Kosonen helped restore water systems destroyed by ISIS in Iraq so that displaced people could return to their homes.