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NOW HIRING: Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering

November 16, 2018

The Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in chemical engineering at the assistant professor level with an anticipated start date of Fall 2019.

Materials Science and Engineering Program Awarded $450,000 U.S. Department of Education Grant

November 02, 2018

The GAANN grant will provide funds to support graduate students pursing doctoral degrees in materials science and engineering at UK.

College of Engineering Selects Lyman T. Johnson Award Winners

November 02, 2018

Mechanical engineering senior Chelsea Elizabeth Robinson and Taunya Phillips (BSCHE '87) were honored at the 28th annual Lyman T. Johnson Torch of Excellence Awards Dinner last month.

Drs. Nokes and Balk Accept Associate Dean Positions

October 10, 2018

Sue Nokes will become the college’s first associate dean for faculty affairs and facilities and John Balk will become the next associate dean for research and graduate studies.

Bhattacharyya Receives UK Alumni Professorship Award

September 28, 2018

Created over 30 years ago, the award recognized faculty for their “influential scholarly contributions, sustained excellence in teaching, and outstanding career or public service.”

UK Team Wins National First Prize in 2018 AIChE Student Design Competition

September 26, 2018

The team of Robert Brooks, Ryan Hines, T. Jaye McCalla and Alex Ross will be recognized during October's annual AIChE conference.

Escobar Highlighted by AWIS for Hispanic Heritage Month

September 26, 2018

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, the Association for Women in Science (AWIS) interviewed University of Kentucky professor of chemical engineering Isabel Escobar for a “Member Spotlight” on their website.

Pham Awarded Two National Science Foundation Grants

September 10, 2018

One will fund investigation into microscale friction and the other to better understand the mechanics of dynamic hydrogel interfaces. The awards total approximately $525,000.

Berron Receives Grants from American Heart Association and National Science Foundation

September 09, 2018

Combined, the awards total approximately $290,000.

Ashland Inc. Distinguished Lecture Series to Feature Speakers from Harvard, UCSF

August 23, 2018

The 2018 lecture series will take place September 24 from 1:30-3:30 p.m. in the UK Athletic Association Auditorium of the William T. Young Library.