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

Call for Proposals

Transdisciplinary Faculty Fellows Program
Deadline March 1, 2020

Upcoming Events

March 26, 2020

Transdisciplinary Learning: Integrating STEM and Non-STEM Disciplines Conference
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center

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

Faculty Spotlight

Luis Escobar, assistant professor of disease ecology in the College of Natural Resources and Environment and an affiliate of the Global Change Center housed under Virginia Tech’s Fralin Life Sciences Institute, contributed to international report on health and climate change.

Faculty Spotlight, Virginia Tech


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