About Us

In the Department of Electrical Engineering, our research generates the knowledge, tools and leadership needed to address society’s largest and most challenging problems in natural and built environments.  We challenge traditional notions of problem-solving and generate creative and groundbreaking solutions.

  • Chair's Welcome
    A warm welcome from Jonathan Bird, PhD
  • Why Study Electrical Engineering at UB?
    Electrical Engineering is everywhere! It is a part of every industry, from power generation and distribution to environmental, manufacturing, semiconductor, optics and telecommunications technologies.
  • Our Mission
    Our mission is to serve our constituencies by providing a high-quality, relevant, and accessible education at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
  • Leadership and Administration
    Our faculty leadership and administrative staff are here to assist all members of the EE community in achieving goals in education, research and service.
  • Our Students and Alumni
    We welcome students from around the world to study electrical engineering. Our graduates are recruited by top employers from industry, government and national research laboratories.
  • Our Advisory Board
    Our advisory board includes industrial, government and academic leaders who are generally alumni of the department. The board's role is to provide key input to the chair to help accomplish the department's goals.
  • About the University
    The University at Buffalo has three campuses: the North Campus in suburban Amherst, the South Campus on Main Street in a North Buffalo neighborhood and the growing Downtown Campus, encompassing several buildings in downtown Buffalo.
  • About Buffalo-Niagara
    The Buffalo-Niagara region is a major metropolitan area with a diverse blend of communities, each with its own distinct character and all united in a rich panorama of life.
  • Contact Us
    Please contact us with any questions related to our department.
  • Support Us
    Gifts to he Department of Electrical Engineering help provide students with the opportunity to learn and grow in a challenging and supportive environment, and allow our faculty members to advance cutting-edge research across the electrical engineering spectrum.