Engineering for Humanity

Our vision for Columbia Engineering reflects our aspirations to bring about innovative research that has a positive impact on humanity—a sustainable, healthy, secure, connected, and creative humanity.

Mentoring Diverse Talent

In the lab, biomedical engineer Michael Sutton MS’18 PhD’22 works to alleviate debilitating illnesses stemming from low bone mass. In the bigger picture, as both scientist and advocate, he’s striving to build the bones of a more inclusive society.

Body Mechanics

Professors Christine Hendon and Kristin Myers sat down with Dean Boyce and a gathering of students for the latest faculty tech talk.


Faculty Tech Talk: Debugging Bias

Three esteemed computer scientists and engineers joined Dean Boyce and a crowd of students for a faculty tech talk on how artificial intelligence can help More
Mar 14 2019 | By Jesse Adams | Chang and Hirschberg Photo Credit: Jeffrey Schifman | McKeown photo courtesy of Kathy McKeown

Six Columbia Engineering Professors Win NSF CAREER Awards

Their work, spanning a wide range of disciplines, carries extraordinary transformative potential. More
Mar 08 2019 | Agrawal, Weinstein Photo Credit: Timothy Lee Photographers | Danino, Obermeyer photo credit: Jeffrey Schifman | Sun, Wang Photo Credit: Jane Nisselson