Research

Research that shapes the world around you

Learn about our research areas and facilities and connect with faculty as you consider topics of specialization for your degree program. With six areas of current projects and 17 areas of specialization, you're sure to find something that sparks your interest.  

Areas of specialization

Our program offers a huge range of specializations through our interdisciplinary faculty. Here are some examples of the specializations we offer.

  • Atmospheric chemistry
  • Biogeochemical cycling
  • Biomarkers
  • Chemical mass balance receptor modeling
  • Climate change
  • Environmental science
  • Environmental chemistry
  • Environmental physics
  • Environmental health
  • Environmental toxicology
  • Food sustainability
  • Food toxicology
  • Land use issues within Community Health Sciences
  • Nutrition
  • Public health
  • Sustainable agriculture
  • Oxidative stress

Research facilities and equipment

Our students work in an array of excellent research facilities with state-of-the-art equipment. Here are some of the facilities and infrastructure that our faculty utilize for their projects.