Deb Niemeier is a professor with a joint appointment at the School of Education and the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. In September 2015, after a positive vote by Senate faculty in the spring, then Chancellor Linda Katehi approved Niemeier¹s joint appointment in the School of Education. She has received a number of awards, including the Aldo Leopold Leadership Award, the Chancellor’s Fellow Award, an NSF CAREER award, and UC Davis Outstanding Faculty Mentor and Faculty Adviser awards. Read more about Niemeier.
Professor Niemeier also has been elected to the prestigious National Academy of Engineering, which is among the highest honors in the profession. Niemeier was recognized for “developing groundbreaking tools to characterize the impact of transportation emissions on air quality and environmental justice.” Read more here.