Carnegie Mellon University


The Western Pennsylvania Brownfields Center
Carnegie Mellon University
1209 Hamburg Hall
5000 Forbes Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Deborah Lange, PhD, PE, DEE

Deborah Lange

Executive Director

The Executive Director of The Brownfields Center, Deborah Lange acts as a facilitator between Carnegie Mellon University’s education and research activities and the interests of the brownfield development community, including public and private stakeholders. Dr. Lange has a long history of work in brownfields, including her dissertation which considered the engineering economics of brownfield development.


Ph.D. Carnegie Mellon, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

M.S.  Carnegie Mellon, Department of Civil Engineering

B.S.   Pennsylvania State University, Department of Civil Engineering