• Former Texas Engineering Dean Finalist for UT Austin President

    Former Texas Engineering Dean Finalist for UT Austin President

    Greg Fenves has been named the sole finalist in the search for the university’s next president.
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  • A Century of Advancing Women in Engineering

    A Century of Advancing Women in Engineering

    A look at historic moments for women in engineering at UT Austin over the past 100 years.
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  • Jennifer Maynard’s Vaccine Research Showcased at SXSW

    Jennifer Maynard’s Vaccine Research Showcased at SXSW

    From health care devices and 3-D printing to connected cars, network with creators of the latest technology coming out of UT Austin.
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  • Ranked Among the Nation’s Best

    Ranked Among the Nation’s Best

    The department maintained its No. 6 standing in the latest U.S. News & World Report’s graduate program rankings, enhancing the university’s reputation for providing world-class engineering education.
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Did you know?

  • The National Research Council ranks the department #2 (regressions based)
  • UT Austin has the lowest cost of living compared to other Top 10 ChE programs
  • Our students received more National Science Foundation Fellowships than any other ChE department for 2013 and 2014
  • Average starting salary for B.S. graduates is $73,938
  • The department has 23 full-time faculty
  • U.S. News & World Report ranks the McKetta graduate program No.6
  • The department has more than 700 undergraduate students
  • The department has a network of more than 6,500 alumni world-wide
  • UT Austin ranks #28 in the world’s top universities, according to Times Higher Education
  • The department has 30 graduate supervising faculty

    Meet our Faculty

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    David Allen

    Professor Allen works in Energy; Environmental Engineering and Sciences with specific interests in Atmospheric chemistry; Urban air quality and pollution prevention; Environmental and industrial reaction engineering.

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