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Faculty & Research

Engineering can solve human problems such as climate change, overpopulation, network security and more.

Stanford Engineering focuses on a multidisciplinary approach that draws upon Stanford’s world-leading expertise in medicine, law, business and public policy to create an impact on 21st century challenges.

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Mechanical Engineering

For many recent engineering graduates, there can be great dissonance between college life and the steps thereafter. In addition, current students can struggle during their studies to see how a career in engineering will help them to make the impact they’d like to make on the world.

Professor (Teaching) of Computer Science

Computer Science

I’d say one of the biggest challenges in life is being able to make a decision about what’s important to you, even when all the people around you think you’re making the wrong move.

Research department

The School of Engineering’s departments are home to more than 240 faculty and more than 4,000 students with undergraduate, graduate, coterm and post-grad opportunities.

Faculty research labs and centers

Explore Stanford Engineering’s dozens of labs, institutes and centers to find about the research at Stanford and the people behind the work.