Jared Cohon-Civil and Environmental Engineering - Carnegie Mellon University

Jared Cohon

President Emeritus and University Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering & Engineering and Public Policy

Civil & Environmental Engineering
Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3890
Office: PH 107B
Phone: (412) 268-1765
Fax: (412) 268-7813

Joint Appointment: EPP
Research Group: EESS


Ph.D. 1973, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Areas of Interest

  • Water resource systems analysis
  • Environmental and energy systems and policy
  • Multiple criteria decision making
  • Environmental modeling 

Recent Awards

  • 2013: named University Professor at Carnegie Mellon, the highest academic distinction university faculty members can achieve.
  • 2012: elected to the National Academy of Engineering (NAE), one of the highest professional distinctions granted to an engineer.