Students are valuable contributors to Baskin Engineering research

We encourage all students to explore visionary research in the school of engineering

Congratulations Marcella Gomez!

Marcella Gomez, associate professor of applied mathematics, has been appointed as Baskin Engineering's inaugural associate dean for diversity, equity, and inclusion. Her term will begin on July 1, 2022

TIME's 100 Most Influential People of 2022

Assistant Professor Karen Miga has been selected for her T2T Consortium work on completing
the first gapless sequence of a human genome 


The Baskin School of Engineering at UC Santa Cruz represents a rare combination of world-class, high-impact research on a campus known for social responsibility and diversity. We offer forward-looking, interdisciplinary programs of study and engage in visionary research that improves the world and our place in it through bold and socially responsible innovation.


With the support of a three-year, $337,000 grant from the National Science Foundation, Assistant Professor of Statistics Paul Parker will develop statistical and machine learning methods to best suit the analysis of complex surveys produced by federal statistics agencies.
The Baskin School of Engineering, an annual sponsor, will host the 2022 start and finish of the Santa Cruz Mountains Challenge.
Inclusion at Baskin Engineering
Inclusivity at UCSC

Baskin Engineering and the UCSC campus have many resources to provide access and promote academic excellence to historically underrepresented students. Be sure to visit the Baskin Engineering Inclusive Excellence Hub.

BE Innovators
UCSC student team who developed Squish

Squish—the interactive, fast-paced game developed by UC Santa Cruz engineering and arts, games, & playable media students—has released to Nintendo Switch and Steam!