Andrew Gillen

Assistant Teaching Professor,  First Year Engineering Program
Affiliated Faculty,  Civil and Environmental Engineering



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Andrew Gillen received his PhD in Engineering Education from Virginia Tech and BS in Civil Engineering from Northeastern University. As a Lecturer (Senior Teaching Fellow) in the Department of Civil, Environmental, and Geomatic Engineering at University College London, he coordinated the Integrated Design Capstone and served as the Department’s Inclusion Lead. His research interests include multi-stakeholder educational partnerships, innovative pedagogies, broadening participation/community engagement, as well as other engineering education topic areas.



  • PhD Engineering Education, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2019
  • BS Civil Engineering, Northeastern University, 2016

Professional Affiliations

  • American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE)

Selected Publications


May 18, 2022

Announcing Summer 2022 PEAK Experiences Awardees

Several engineering students and science students mentored by COE faculty are recipients of Northeastern’s Summer 2022 PEAK Experiences Awards.

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