• Greg Fenves Officially Named UT Austin President

    Greg Fenves Officially Named UT Austin President

    Gregory L. Fenves, Cockrell School Dean for 5 Years, will assume the role of President in June.
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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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  • Five Named NSF Graduate Research Fellows

    Five Named NSF Graduate Research Fellows

    Department students have earned more NSF Fellowships than any other chemical engineering program nationwide over the past three years, see our 2015 recipients.
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  • Researchers Selected for Startup Business Plan Competition

    Researchers Selected for Startup Business Plan Competition

    Taylor Harvey and Aaron Chockla will participate in the world's largest student startup competition soon and they need your vote!
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Did you know?

  • The department has a network of more than 6,500 alumni world-wide
  • U.S. News & World Report ranks the McKetta graduate program No.6
  • Five faculty members are among the top 25 most cited chemical engineers in the world
  • UT Austin ranks #28 in the world’s top universities, according to Times Higher Education
  • The department has more than 700 undergraduate students
  • The average starting salary for Ph.D. graduates is $95,423
  • The department has two National Medal of Technology and Innovation Laureates
  • U.S. News & World Report ranks the undergraduate program No. 6
  • The department hosts nine National Academy of Engineering members
  • Average starting salary for B.S. graduates is $73,938

    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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