Teaching & Research

Washington University in St. Louis’ faculty work at the cutting edge of energy, air quality, sustainable architecture, environmental law, and more. Our coursework prepares students to be the next generation of sustainability leaders.

Through I-CARES, the McDonnell Academy Global Energy and Environmental Partnership, the Tyson Research Center and other initiatives, university faculty, students, and staff help generate new knowledge to enhance human life and improve our planet.

WashU offers academic opportunities related to sustainability across schools and disciplines.

WashU is engaging in cutting-edge sustainability research. Click below to learn about key research initiatives.