ESSIE - University of Florida

  • Our research reveals the scientific basis for decisions that are improving air quality and sustainability.

    Air Resources

  • CESD unites faculty with expertise in coastal hydrodynamics, geo-mechanics, and ecology

    Coastal Ecosystem Dynamics

  • Our faculty members offer a wide range of research interests in coastal physical processes.

    Coastal & Oceanographic Engineering

  • We conduct research around all aspects of engineering formation.

    Engineering Education Collaborative

  • Our comprehensive curriculum allows Students to build depth and breadth into their educational experiences.

    Environmental Nanotechnology

  • This interdisciplinary postgraduate research program aligns human interaction with earth and water environments.

    Geosystems Engineering

  • We conduct research, education, and service activities in the field of pavements and related materials.

    Materials & Pavements

  • Our faculty's research is recognized for its prominence and impact in understanding all areas of public works engineering.

    Public Works

  • Our expertise in theoretical, analytical, computational, experimental, and field investigation techniques help solve critical infrastructure issues.

    Structural Engineering

  • Our academic and research focus is on the delivery of heavy civil infrastructure projects.

    Sustainable Construction Engineering

  • We offer an integrative education in science, engineering, and policy to students who are committed to solving societies' environmental challenges.

    Systems Ecology & Ecological Engineering

  • Transportation engineers at UFTI seek innovative solutions to meeting urban or regional mobility needs.

    Transportation Engineering

  • We embrace education and research to meet challenges in Hydrology, Potable Water, Storm Water, and Wastewater.

    Water Systems



Dr. Timothy Townsend Receives Doctoral

Dissertation Advisor/Mentoring Awardee

Dr. Timothy Townsend Receives Doctoral
Jones Edmunds Professor of Environmental Engineering Timothy Townsend has been selected as a Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering Doctoral Dissertation Advisor/Mentoring Awardee. This honor recognizes Dr. Townsend's brilliance, innovation, and efficiency in doctoral student advising and mentoring. Dr....details Highlighted News
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details March 27, 2019: Water, Wetlands & Watersheds Seminar: Lusk
details April 03, 2019: Water, Wetlands & Watersheds Seminar: Osbourne
details April 10, 2019: Water, Wetlands & Watersheds Seminar: Borisova
details April 17, 2019: Water, Wetlands & Watersheds Seminar: Reynolds


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Welcome to the Engineering School of Sustainable Infrastructure & Environment (ESSIE)

ESSIE is at the cutting edge of integrating civil, coastal, oceanographic, and environmental engineering sciences. We pioneer research; education; and sustainable engineering technologies.