News and Events

Dr. Samir Mitragotri lecturing on stage in front of large on-screen image of a cell.

Learn about the latest accomplishments of our faculty and students, and about upcoming lectures and symposiums:


UB CBE's Marlo Roetzer has been elected to UB's PSS, serving in Area 2, Core Campus Academic Units. Senators to the Professional Staff Senate are elected for two-year terms by the staff in the university area they represent.


Alumnus Jan Przezdziecki, MS 1985, BS 1982 has joined the Advisory Board for UB's Chemical and Biological Engineering Department. His term on the advisory board began October 1st, 2019.


For one week in July, UB CBE hosted its first annual cheme camp, designed for high school juniors and seniors with an interest in and aptitude for chemistry, physics and/or mathematics. 


Joshua Hazelnis is first recipient of scholarship created in memory of Edward P. Furlani.

The UB CBE AIChE Student Chapter elected an all-female executive board to lead the club in the 2019-20 academic year, and with that came a new vision and ideas for reaching beyond traditional activities and department service.

Lori DuVall-Jackson has been named a recipient of the 2019 SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Classified Service, in recognition of consistently demonstrated superlative performance within and beyond her position. 


The Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering (CBE) at the University at Buffalo (UB) plans open-rank faculty hires (Assistant, Associate and Full Professor ranks).

UB CBE Associate Professor Marina Tsianou and  UB Distinguished Professor Paschalis Alexandridis organized CBE's Tech Savvy Girls session on March 16.