Academics and Research

Educating the next generation of transformational leaders


In understanding the solutions to the world’s environmental problems will require an interdisciplinary effort, Rutgers schools incorporates sustainability into research and academic programs across all campuses. We have dozens of laboratories, research centers, and student organizations at Rutgers that are working to solve the most complex social, environmental and economic problems. Key initiatives include:

Learn more about how we’re integrating sustainability with our curriculum and research across the university.

“At its core, the issue of a clean environment is a matter of public health.”

– Gina McCarthy, Administrator for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency