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The Huixian Earthquake Engineering Foundation (China) and the US-China Earthquake Engineering Foundation (USA) have announced that about ten (10) Liu Huixian Earthquake Engineering Scholarship Awards are available in 2015.

Ramla Qureshi gives a lightening talk on her non-profit, Women Engineers in Pakistan, at the 2015 global SWE conference.

Ramla Qureshi, Fulbright Scholar and civil engineering master’s student, speaks at global SWE conference about bridging the STEM gender gap.

The Department of Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering is currently accepting applications for faculty positions in civil, structural and environmental engineering. The successful candidate(s) will start in August 2016. For more information, view PDF(12 KB) or see Posting Number 1500713 at

Four new technical reports are available. All publications are now available free of charge and can be downloaded from the online MCEER Publications Catalog.

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A story on WBFO-FM interviews Andreas Stavridis, assistant professor of civil, structural and environmental engineering, about his recent trip to Nepal.


MCEER and its partners were prominently featured at the 23rd International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology held in Manchester, England, in August 2015.

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An article in the Buffalo News interviews Andreas Stavridis and Supratik Bose about their recent trip to Nepal, where they studied the effects of the magnitude 7.8 earthquake.


Andrew Whittaker, Director of MCEER and Professor and Chair for the Department of Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering at the University at Buffalo, recently delivered the keynote for SECED 2015, a major earthquake and civil engineering dynamics conference in Cambridge, England.