Montana State University

College of Engineering

Montana State University
P.O. Box 173820
Bozeman, MT 59717-3820

Tel: (406) 994-2772
Fax: (406) 994-6665
Location: 212 Roberts Hall

Dean and Director:

Robert J. Marley

College of Engineering

College Department

Awards and Recognition

Faculty and Staff
National Science Foundation CAREER Award
Dr. Jian (Neil) Tang, Computer Science

Shingo Research & Professional Publication Prize
Dr. Durward K. Sobek II, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

NIST Manufacturing Extension Partnership
(MEP) Practitioner of the Year

Todd Daniels, Montana Manufacturing Extension Center

Prospera Business Network’s Economic Leadership Award
Steve Holland, Montana Manufacturing Extension Center

MSU—Cox Family Award for Creative Scholarship & Teaching
Dr. Richard Wolff, Electrical & Computer Engineering

MSU—James & Mary Ross Provost’s Award for Excellence
Dr. Robert Maher, Electrical & Computer Engineering

MSU—Anna K. Fridley Distinguished Teaching Award
Dr. John Paxton, Computer Science

MSU—Employee Recognition Award
Tricia Cook, Center for Biofilm Engineering

Associated General Contractors of America &
Associated Schools of Construction National
Student Competition; Pre-Con, 3rd place

Ryan Pokorny, David Anderson, Dustin Crume, Ryan Davenport, Greg Yperman and Chelsea Hutten; Lauren Evans, faculty coach

NCAA post-graduate scholarship and MSU
Athletics award for most community service
hours by an athlete

Elisabeth Driscoll, Mechanical Engineering, University
Honors Program, and Modern Languages

U.S. Department of Energy’s Science,
Mathematics and Research for Transformation
(SMART) scholarship

Bryant Robbins, Civil Engineering


Academic Departments
Chemical & Biological Engineering
Civil Engineering
Computer Science
Electrical & Computer Engineering
Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
Air Force ROTC

Research & Outreach

Center for Biofilm Engineering
Montana Manufacturing Extension Center
Western Transportation Institute


COE Degree Programs

  • Bioengineering (BS)
  • Chemical Engineering (BS, MS)
  • Civil Engineering (BS, MS)
    • Civil Engineering Option
    • Bio-Resources Engineering Option
  • Construction Engineering Technology (BS)
  • Construction Engineering Management (M)
  • Computer Science (BS, MS)
    • Interdisciplinary Option
    • Professional Option
  • Computer Engineering (BS)
  • Electrical Engineering (BS, MS)
  • Environmental Engineering (MS)
  • Industrial Engineering (BS)
  • Industrial & Management Engineering (MS)
  • Mechanical Engineering (BS, MS)
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology (BS)


COE Ph.D. Programs

  • Ph.D. in Computer Science
  • Ph.D. in Engineering with options in
    • Applied Mechanics
    • Chemical Engineering
    • Civil Engineering
    • Electrical & Computer Engineering
    • Environmental Engineering
    • Industrial Engineering
    • Mechanical Engineering



Sponsored Research in COE Centers; Center for Biofilm Engineering-$2,811,792; Montana Manufacturing Extension Center; $1,947,930; Western Transportation Institute-$8,066,950

Publications Research Expenditures