Mathematical Structures for Environmental and Social Sciences

Program Category: Non-Degree Programs

Chair: Graciela Chichilnisky

Faculty in the Graduate Schools of Business and Law and the Departments of Applied Physics and Applied MathematicsAstronomyComputer ScienceEarth and Environmental SciencesEconomicsPsychology, and Statistics cooperate in offering a graduate interdisciplinary program in mathematical structures for environmental and social sciences. Interested students should apply to the PhD programs in one of the participating departments and consult Professor Chichilnisky at an early stage of their graduate careers. The program focuses on three areas: mathematical biology, environmental economics, and the mathematics of risk and financial markets.