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Resources for Faculty & Staff

Faculty and staff in the McKelvey School of Engineering work diligently to provide students with a supportive and rigorous academic experience. The school and the university support them in this mission by providing assistance through the following offices and services.

Quick links

Dining @ Engineering

WashU’s Dining Services offers Engineering students, faculty and staff a variety of options within the Engineering complex. Choose from freshly prepared entrees, grab-and-go quick bites, as well as coffee and tea options.  

All locations accept credit, cash and Bear Bucks 

Administrative services


Human Resources

The Office of Human Resources manages HR policies within McKelvey Engineering. It also provides Engineering-specific career and development opportunities through its Learn & Grow @ McKelvey Engineering program.

Find new faculty position listings on the McKelvey Engineering website and staff and non-tenure-track job listings at


Marketing & Communications

Marketing & Communications helps the school maintain a strong brand through high-quality communications. To request help, complete the Project Request Form. To promote your event, submit it to the university calendar

You can also quickly download McKelvey Engineering and university logos, Powerpoint templates, virtual backgrounds or the toolkit for graduate student recruitment (for faculty).


Engineering IT

Engineering IT (EIT) supports Engineering students, faculty and staff with computer and technological resources. To request help, call 314-933-3333 or email Requests placed between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday will be answered immediately. All other requests will be answered by an automated answering system.


Event Planning & Space Reservation

This office helps members of the school community reserve spaces within McKelvey Engineering, as well as provides event planning resources. Visit Reserve-A-Space to find reserve meeting spaces on campus. For assistance planning your event, complete the event request form.


Industry Relations

The Office of Industry Relations helps departments, units and organizations make connections, facilitate relationships and engage with organizations outside the university. It can assist with internship and co-op programs, mentoring programs, and development and giving programs


Research Development & Administration

McKelvey Engineering's Research Toolkit offers support and funding opportunities to research faculty, graduate students and post-docs.  

Staff councils

Staff members are vital to the mission of promoting excellence in research and education at WashU. Staff at McKelvey Engineering are represented by the McKelvey Staff Council, which aims to improve the voice of the staff within the school.

McKelvey Engineering staff members are also represented by the Danforth Staff Council, which was created to serve non-faculty and non-union Danforth staff members.