Recent Honors & Awards


    Priscilla Hwang, Ph.D.

Priscilla Hwang, Ph.D.

CAREER Award for Biomechanics of Leader Cells


    Priscilla Hwang, Ph.D.

Priscilla Hwang, Ph.D.

TheoryLab Collaborative Grant for Mechanistic Dissection of Immune Cell Effects on Tumor Cell Behavior


    Bennett (Ben) Ward, Ph.D.

Bennett (Ben) Ward, Ph.D.

Elected NAI Fellow


    P. Worth Longest, Ph.D.

P. Worth Longest, Ph.D.

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Alumni Hall of Fame

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Front view of the Engineering Research Building

Engineering Research Building

The new Engineering Research Building (ERB) will support advanced research and economic development initiatives with a design that emphasizes makerspaces, collaborative research facilities and flexible gathering areas. The ERB will be situated on the southeast corner of Cary and Belvidere Streets, in close proximity to Engineering East Hall and the VCU School of Business.

Learn more about the ERB

Explore VCU Engineering

At VCU Engineering, you’ll design what never existed before. Then you’ll roll up your sleeves and make it. In the heart of a creative capital city, you’ll discover ways to turn your big idea into reality.

Recent News

VCU Engineering researcher named faculty director of the High Performance Research Computing Core facility

Alberto Cano, Ph.D., named faculty director of VCU's High Performance Research Computing Core facility. 

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Biomedical engineering researcher seeks to shed light on how groups of cells determine how and where they are going

Priscilla Hwang, Ph.D., assistant professor of biomedical engineering, has received an NSF CAREER Award for her investigations into the function of leader cells

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NRC funds VCU Engineering team’s advanced materials investigations for improved reactor safety

The NRC has funded a VCU College of Engineering research team led by Jessika Rojas, Ph.D., to investigate the behavior of a set of nuclear materials, with the aim of improving the safety and performance of the U.S. nuclear power fleet.

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Probing spaceflight conditions to help solve age-related musculoskeletal decline

Michael Friedman, Ph.D., a postdoctoral researcher in VCU’s Department of Biomedical Engineering, is conducting experiments to discover genetic factors that may determine how bone and muscle tissues deteriorate in the low-gravity conditions of spaceflight.

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Upcoming Events

Feb 4   11:00 AM – 11:45 AM

Ace the Interview (Virtual Workshop)

Virtual

02/04/2022 11:00:00 EST

Jan 31   3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Ace the Interview Workshop

Engineering East Hall, Room 2214

01/31/2022 15:00:00 EST

Apr 6   12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

BME Seminar with Bradford Smith, Ph.D.

Engineering Research Building, Room 1313

04/06/2022 12:00:00 EDT

Mar 16   12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

BME Seminar with Jessica Allen, Ph.D.

Engineering Research Building, Room 1313

03/16/2022 12:00:00 EDT

Feb 16   12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

BME Seminar with Lori Setton, Ph.D.

Virtual

02/16/2022 12:00:00 EST

Feb 9   1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

CLSE Seminar with Jerome Delhommelle, Ph.D.

Engineering West Hall, Room 401

02/09/2022 13:00:00 EST

Feb 16   1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

CLSE Seminar with Tao Wei, Ph.D.

Engineering West Hall, Room 401

02/16/2022 13:00:00 EST

Feb 23   1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

CLSE Seminar with Zhenhai Xia, Ph.D.

Engineering West Hall, Room 401

02/23/2022 13:00:00 EST

Feb 7   5:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Engineering: Prepare for the On-Campus & the Virtual Engr Internship & Career Fairs, plus Resume Reviews

Engineering East Hall, Room 1232

02/07/2022 17:00:00 EST

Feb 3   1:00 PM – 1:45 PM

Engineering: Prepare for the On-Campus & the Virtual Engr Internship & Career Fairs

Engineering East Hall, Room 1232

02/03/2022 13:00:00 EST

Jan 25   4:00 PM – 4:45 PM

Prepare for the On-Campus & the Virtual Engr Internship & Career Fairs

Engineering Research Building, Room Number: 1313

01/25/2022 16:00:00 EST

Feb 1   10:30 AM – 11:15 AM

Prepare for the On-Campus & the Virtual Engr Internship & Career Fairs

Engineering East Hall, Room 2221

02/01/2022 10:30:00 EST

Jan 24   2:00 PM – 2:50 PM

UNOS Virtual Info Session on Computer Science

Virtual

01/24/2022 14:00:00 EST

Feb 9   10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

VCU Spring 2022 On-Campus Engineering Internship and Career Fair

Engineering Research Building, Hub and East Hall Qimonda Atrium

02/09/2022 10:00:00 EST

Feb 10   10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

VCU Spring 2022 Virtual Engineering Internship and Career Fair

Virtual

02/10/2022 10:00:00 EST

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