Hello Illinois CEE grad students – I want to call your attention to a national civil engineering student event that we are hosting right here in the department later on this week.

PhD Final Defense – Roberto Fernández
Laboratory Experiments on Alluvial Cover in Mixed Bedrock-Alluvial Meandering Channels and on the Formation and Evolution of Supraglacial Meltwater Streams
Advisor: Professor Gary Parker
Date: Thursday May 31st, 09:00 a.m.
Location: Hydrosystems Laboratory Room 1518


Summer Session SF (12 week) Upcoming Registration Deadlines

May 25: Deadline to submit forms to audit a course May 25: Deadline to add a course via Student Self-Service

Summer (All Sessions) Upcoming Registration Deadlines

A Ph.D. scholarship on Road and Traffic is available at Università Politecnica delle Marche, Italy

This scholarship is reserved for students who got/are getting the master from outside Italy.

For more information, please contact

Prof. Francesca Dezi

+39 338 21 89 772

This summer, the Graduate College Career Development Office will hold workshops on a range of topics, all specifically addressing the needs of graduate students at Illinois. The Summer 2018 workshop series includes:

Faculty Job Search Retreat Talking About Your Research Strategies for Managing Difficult Projects Explaining Your Graduate-Level Experience in Resumes & Cover Letters Nonacademic Interview Strategies for Grad Students Staying Organized during a Job Search as a Busy Grad Student Career Exploration Group

See the full schedule and learn more online.

The USGS Central Midwest Water Science Center (serving Illinois, Iowa, and Missouri) is seeking associate, undergraduate, and graduate level students working towards a degree in engineering and other related majors for an internship opportunity to gain practical experience in hydrology.  Additional details, including application procedures, can be found in the attached announcement. 



PhD Final Defense – Matthew Czapiga

Improvements to Geometric Morphodynamic Models of River Deltas

Advisor: Professor Gary Parker

Date: Tuesday May 29th, 9:00 am

Location: 1518 Hydrosystems Lab


Postdoctoral Research Associate Positions at UIUC

Harrison Kim (PI) Research Group

Design for Sustainability Project

Department of Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC)

Good afternoon, Illinois CEE graduate students – on behalf of CEE Associate Head Professor Jim LaFave, I am writing to you about an opportunity for some of you to get involved in an important upcoming activity here in the department.