Chemical and Biomedical Engineering Department

Assistant Professor of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering

The Department of Chemical & Biomedical Engineering of the Washkewicz College of Engineering at Cleveland State University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level for Fall 2014. Follow the link for a Position Description and Application Guidelines

CSU ChE-BME welcomes Dr. Moo-Yeal Lee !

We are proud to announce that Dr. Moo-Yeal Lee has joined our faculty ranks. Dr. Lee holds a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from the Korea Advanced Institue of Science and Technology (KAIST). He has over 43 publications, and 12 patents and patent applications. Prior to joining CSU, he was senior research engineer and group leader at Solidus Biosciences, Inc., a world leader in the pharmaceutical industry with applications of microarray biochips.

2013 AIChE Salary Survey

Chemical engineering salaries have increased 9% since 2011. According to the 2013 survey the median salary of $120,000 from the reporting respondents.

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To A Degree

A Brief comparison of chemical engineering and chemistry gradsRead the full article at Chemical and Engineering News ...

Engaged with Engineering

The Washkewicz College of Engineering, a private institution founded in 1923, has enjoyed its reputation for excellence long before the founding of Cleveland State University. The Department of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering at CSU has since grown as an integral part of the degree-granting departments in the Washkewicz College of Engineering. The Undergraduate Program in concert with one of the most successful Cooperative Education Programs in the country, offer an attractive avenue to further your education. Full-time faculty and graduate students work actively in modern Chemical and Biomedical Engineering Research laboratories. The Department of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering also administers specializations in Chemical Engineering and Applied Biomedical Engineering (ABE) as part of the Doctor of Engineering Program in the College of Engineering.

In addition to local chemical companies, the Chemical and Biomedical Engineering Department maintains continuing relationships with The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, The Ohio Aerospace Institute, and the NASA Glenn Research Center.

If you are interested in an Engineering-related profession, CSU is an excellent choice. Contact the Chemical and Biomedical Engineering Department office at 216-687-2569 for more information and to schedule an appointment with our
undergraduate/graduate advisors. The Career Services Center is also a good source of information.


Congratulations Becky !

Becky 2011 Award
Our Secretary Ms. Rebecca (Becky) Laird, was honored at the 2011 University Convocation Ceremony with the 2011 Distinguished Service Award for Professional and Classified Staff.

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Congratulations Class of 2013 !

Class of 2012

Women in Engineering !

Becky 2011 Award

Our Dean and our own Anna Florian talk about Women in Engineering. Click on the picture to see the entire 19 Actions News Clip.


Congratulations Dr. Gatica !

Dr. Talu inducted in NAI
Dr. Gatica honored at the Latino Awards Recognition Luncheon.

CSU celebrated the 23rd Annual Hispanic Awareness Month with the 2013 Latino Awards Recognition Luncheon. Outstanding members of CSU's Latino community were honored, including our department faculty member, Dr. Jorge Gatica, for being a mentor to minority students and his service as a CSU-Esperanza liaison.

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ABET Logo The Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) requires that each ABET-accredited program must publicly post annual student enrollment and graduation data per program. Annual student enrollment and graduation data for the Department of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering and its programs can be found in the Cleveland State University Book of Trends (

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Mailing Address
Chemical and Biomedical Engineering Department
Fenn College of Engineering
Cleveland State University
2121 Euclid Ave., SH 455
Cleveland, Ohio 44115-2214
Campus Location
Stilwell Hall Room 455
1960 East 24th Street
Phone: 216.687.2569
Fax: 216.687.9220
Jorge E. Gatica
Phone: 216.523.7274

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