• UT Remembers: Howard Rase and Robert Schechter

    UT Remembers: Howard Rase and Robert Schechter

    In honor of UT Remembers Day, we reflect upon the impact these two great educators made on students here at the Forty Acres.
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  • ChE Students Win BASF Team Chemistry Challenge

    ChE Students Win BASF Team Chemistry Challenge

    ChE students dominated the top two winning teams of the recent competition to make UT sports events more sustainable.
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  • Bella Goren Named Distinguished Engineering Graduate

    Bella Goren Named Distinguished Engineering Graduate

    The former Chief Financial Officer for American Airlines and AMR Corporation is one of six Cockrell School graduates recognized this year.
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  • Why UT Is The Energy University

    Why UT Is The Energy University

    ChE professors Tom Edgar and Brian Korgel are included in the first article of a series of stories examining UT’s strengths as the energy university.
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Did you know?

  • The department has two National Medal of Technology and Innovation Laureates
  • The department has 23 full-time faculty
  • Faculty have generated ~10 start-up companies
  • Five faculty members are among the top 25 most cited chemical engineers in the world
  • More than 100 department alumni have gone on to be faculty members around the world
  • The department hosts nine National Academy of Engineering members
  • Our faculty publish an average of 250 papers per year
  • UT Austin ranks #28 in the world’s top universities, according to Times Higher Education
  • The department has approximately 190 graduate students
  • U.S. News & World Report ranks the undergraduate program No. 6

    Meet our Faculty

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    Jennifer Maynard

    Assistant Professor Maynard works in Bioengineering with specific interests in Control of cellular immunity through manipulation of T cell receptor interactions; Reverse-engineer pathogenic strategies used by bacterial pathogens for biotechnological applications; Apply protein engineering approaches to issues in structural biology .

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