Bloomberg School ranked #1 in Environmental Health Sciences by peers in U.S. News & World Report
Environmental Health and Engineering Headlines
Animal testing under REACH: bringing numbers into the debate
A study by CAAT quantifies the number of animals that died for the hazard assessment of chemicals under European regulation.
Stone awarded Charles R. O'Melia Distinguished Educator Award
The award recognizes excellence in teaching, research, and mentoring.
What if CAFOS were history?
New book offers vision for how regenerative agriculture can help transform food systems.
Environmental Health & Engineering Highlights
ranked by peers in Environmental Health Sciences - U.S. News & World Report
in the nation combined public health and engineering department focused on environmental science
global alumni network working in industry, government, nonprofits, and academia
graduate programs spanning multiple disciplines and topics
What We Do in the Department of Environmental Health and Engineering
Our unique cross-divisional department combines the strengths of the Whiting School of Engineering and the Bloomberg School of Public Health. Our graduates are prepared to be successful public health and engineering professionals in private and governmental organizations and attend the best graduate and PhD programs.
Environmental Health and Engineering Graduates: Where Are They Now?
Jiana Blaha, MHS '21
Jiana is a postbaccalaureate fellow at the National Institute of Allergies and Infectious Diseases (NAIAD).
Joseph Tumfour, MHS '22
Joseph Tumfour is an environmental health and safety specialist at Genscript, a biotechnology corporation.
Caleb Ginorio, MS '21
Caleb is a senior industrial hygienist at Savannah River Site in Aiken, S.C.
Environmental Health and Engineering Programs
We offer undergraduate and graduate degrees in environmental engineering, as well as a range of master's and doctoral degrees in public health.
Our Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering prepares students to succeed in the private sector, governmental organizations, and top-tier graduate programs.
We offer a range of interdisciplinary graduate programs at the intersection of public health and engineering.
Our department offers certificates and other programs to foster professional growth.
Matthew Aubourg, MSPH '23
uses scientific and technical expertise to address community-identified environmental health and justice concerns in rural and urban communities.
Centers and Institutes in the Department of Environmental Health and Engineering
The Department of Environmental Health and Engineering houses eight diverse Centers and Institutes.