Setting the Research Agenda and Teaching the Next Generation of Leaders
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Columbia Engineering's world-renowned engineering faculty — 164 tenured and tenure-track members — make significant contributions to the advancement of engineering science while teaching the next generation who will go on to influence the way our world will develop.
They nurture the capacity for innovative thinking while challenging their students to aspire to even greater accomplishments.
Click the book cover at right to read Excellentia, which profiles the fascinating research endeavors that each of our faculty members is undertaking.
Click the program cover at below right to read about the honors many faculty received in the past year.
As you will see in this issue, the scope of health-related research at the School involves almost every department. Amazing breakthroughs have happened or are about to happen as our faculty fight diseases and conditions, bringing to bear their exceptional and unique talents to chip away at problems that affect the quality of life and, indeed, life itself.
Watch an example below of the kind of research our faculty conducts. The video is a recent lecture by Kartik Chandran, associate professor of earth and environmental engineering. Watch more videos about faculty research.