Division of Social Sciences

Environmental Programs: Ties to Sciences and Engineering



1. Faculty and Research: Creating an Interdisciplinary Research Community

  • New Hires in Environmental Policy and in Environmental Economics
  • Six Faculty Listed in General Announcements with Environmental Interests
  • Baker Institute


2. Curriculum: Creating Interdisciplinary Education

  • New Policy Studies Area Focus &emdash; Major in Environmental Policy (BA)
    • Integrated with Science Curriculum
  • Specific Classes Offered in Several Division Departments
    • Political Science: Environmental Policy, Common Property Resources
    • Economics: Environmental Economics, Possibly a Senior Seminar or Graduate-Level Class Soon.
    • Sociology: Environmental Sociology Offered Occasionally
    • Archeology: Climate Class Offered Occasionally