News & Announcements
Rob EttemaCEE Dept Welcomes New Faculty this Fall 2015

Dr. Rob Ettema joins our faculty as the Harold Short Endowed Chair to further augment the outstanding water and infrastructure program at Colorado State University. Dr. Ettema received his undergraduate and graduate education at Auckland University, New Zealand. He has held faculty and administrative positions at The University of Iowa and the University of Wyoming […]

Joseph ScaliaCEE Dept Welcomes New Faculty this Fall 2015

Dr. Joseph Scalia also be joins our faculty this fall. Dr. Scalia specializes in geotechnical and geoenvironmental engineering, with a focus on environmental containment systems and the development of innovative barrier systems to protect human health and the environment. These barriers include systems intended to minimize risk resulting from municipal, mining, energy-production, and hazardous wastes. […]

KaranKaran Venayagamoorthy receives the Abell Outstanding Mid-Career Faculty Award

Dr. Karan Venayagamoorthy has received the College of Engineering’s Abell Outstanding Mid-Career Faculty Award. “Karan’s achievements in research, teaching and service are truly outstanding, especially for someone at a mid-academic career level. Karan is an exceptional member of the College’s faculty. Karan’s numerous achievements also attest to his excellent potential for making continued seminal contributions […]

Steph RossoSteph Rosso receives Outstanding Admin Pro Staff Award

Steph Rosso has received the College of Engineering’s Outstanding Administrative Professional Staff Award. “Steph works as the Director of Strategic Planning and Operations for both ME and CEE. She is among the most dedicated employees we have in the college. She routinely goes above and beyond the call of duty. She is so vital to […]

AtaderoDr. Atadero to attend the NAE Frontiers of Engineering Education Symposium

Dr. Becki Atadero has been selected to attend the NAE Frontiers of Engineering Education Symposium to be held October 25-28, 2015, at the National Academies’ Beckman Center in Irvine, CA. Congratulations, Becki!

Mazdak ArabiDr. Arabi appointed as the Borland Endowment Professor of Water Resources

Dr. Mazdak Arabi has been appointed as the Borland Endowment Professor of Water Resources. This recognition is a new appointment that is sanctioned by the Borland Endowment, which supports the Department’s activities in the areas of hydrology, hydraulics, and water resources. Mazdak has excelled in research and scholarly activity in water resources, and is well […]

Dr. Mazdak Arabi, serves as the director of UWIN, a consortium of 14 academic institutions and key partners across the nation is addressing the challenges that threaten urban water systems in the United States and around the world. Other CSU faculty involved with UWIN include professors Sybil Sharvelle, Brian Bledsoe, Neil Grigg, Jorge Ramirez, Dan […]

Bruce EllingwoodDr. Ellingwood receives 2015 CERRA Lifetime Achievement Award

Dr. Bruce Ellingwood was the recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Civil Engineering Risk and Reliability Association on Tuesday, July 14th in Vancouver. This award was given at the 12th International Conference on Application of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering. According to the CERRA award committees, some experts show a once-in-a-lifetime brilliant […]

AtaderoDr. Atadero wins Best Diversity Paper Competition

Dr. Atadero’s paper, “Creating Inclusive Environments in First-year Engineering Classes to Support Student Retention and Learning” has been selected as the winner of the Best Diversity Paper Competition for the upcoming ASEE Conference on June 14-17, in Seattle. The paper will be presented at the special session on the Year of Action on Diversity on […]

MahmoudDr. Mahmoud invited to US Frontiers of Engineering Symposium

Dr. Hussam Mahmoud has been invited to participate in the National Academy of Engineering’s 2015 US Frontiers of Engineering Symposium at the National Academies’ Beckman Center in Irvine, California September 9-11. Dr. Mahmoud was nominated by Bruce Ellingwood, who is an NAE member, and selected by the organizing committee. There will be 100 engineers, from […]