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Department of Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering focuses on research and education in environmental engineering science, energy systems and chemical engineering. Our mission is accomplished by: tradition of "life-long learning," fundamental education curriculum & interdisciplinary initiatives, participation in cutting-edge research with faculty & industrial partners, and access to state-of-the-art facilities & instrumentation.

The department has 192 undergraduate students, 30 master of engineering students, 100 PhD students, 17 full-time faculty and 2,453 alumni. More...

Upcoming Events


EECE Department Welcome & Reception

All EECE undergraduate & graduate students, staff and faculty are invited to attend our annual department welcome dinner. Please plan to attend and get to know your advisors and other students.

5:00 PM


EECE Graduate Programs Open House

The department of Energy, Environmental and Chemical Engineering (EECE) Graduate Programs Open House provides prospective master’s and PhD students an opportunity to engage with faculty and current students and learn about the graduate school application process.

11:00 AM


EECE Career Fair

You are invited to the EECE Career Fair where you will learn about top companies opportunities for employment and have networking opportunities with corporate representatives.

11:45 AM

Featured News

Faculty Opening: Energy, Environmental and Chemical Engineering Tenured/Tenure Track Faculty

The Department of Energy, Environmental and Chemical Engineering is accepting applications and nominations for tenured or tenure-track faculty positions at all levels (Assistant, Associate or Full Professor).


Zhang receives CAREER Award from NASA

Fuzhong Zhang awarded grant that could transform space exploration.


Chemical Engineering Alumna featured in Sports Illustrated

​Washington University in St. Louis graduate Lucy Cheadle is featured in the July 20th issue of Sports Illustrated as part of the Faces in the Crowd section.


EECE International Experience Program Visits Turkey

Washington University, Bogazici University and Middle East Technical University students join together for EECE International Experience.


Washington University in St. Louis School of Engineering & Applied Science, Department of Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering

Brauer Hall, CB 1180, 1 Brookings Drive, Saint Louis, MO, USA 63130
Phone: (314) 935-5548, Fax: (314) 935-7211