Destination Areas

Destination Areas: Building Transdisciplinary Communities

Transdisciplinary communities at Virginia Tech are working collaboratively to address complex problems that impact the human condition. Teams are working across disciplinary boundaries to address challenges in rural health, infectious disease, coastal mitigation, brain health and development, and security.

Destination Areas, Virginia Tech

Upcoming Events

February 26

Data and Decisions REsearch Acceleration Modules (DDREAM) Seminar Series: Health Analytics
Location: GLC Meeting Room F
Time: 12:30pm-1:30pm

March 4

Policy, Technology and Society: In Conversation
Location: Global Technology Center, 209 Norris Hall
Time: 3pm-4pm

March 20

Aaron Brantly
Integrated Security Destination Areas and Department of Political Science
Location: Kelly 210
Time: 12-1pm

Ongoing

Brown Bag Lecture Series: Building Transdisciplinary Communities

March 20
Aaron Brantly
Integrated Security Destination Areas and Department of Political Science
Location: Kelly 210
Time: 12-1pm

April 17
Anne Khademian
Policy Strategic Growth Area and School of Public and International Affairs
Location: Kelly Hall 210
Time: 12-1pm

Faculty Spotlight

Jin-Hee Cho has been appointed associate professor in the Department of Computer Science in the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech. She is one of 28 new faculty members hired by the college for the 2018-19 academic year.

Faculty Spotlight, Virginia Tech

Destination Areas News

Our Motto

Ut Prosim (That I May Serve)

Virginia Tech is committed to creating global impacts built
upon a foundation of diversity, inclusion, and social engagement.

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Virginia Tech is leading the way in transdisciplinary research, learning, and enagagement.

 

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In a conversation with Dawn Jefferies, Virginia Tech President Tim Sands talks about the start of the academic year and reflects on the importance of research.

 

Top Talent Search

We intend to attract and retain top talent through initiatives that are supported by administration, stakeholder groups, and outstanding new interdisciplinary facilities.

2018 Courses

We welcome students seeking to reach beyond traditional disciplinary boundaries to find the innovation that exists in the intersections of diverse fields.

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Questions?

Please contact Todd Nicewonger, Project Director for Destination Areas