QERM: An Interdisciplinary Graduate Program


As an interdisciplinary graduate program, QERM faculty and students are drawn from several different disciplines. QERM students and faculty share a common interest in the application of quantitative techniques in the analysis and solution of resource management and conservation problems.

Currently, QERM students are working with faculty from the following disciplines:

QERM students are not limited to working only with faculty from the disciplines listed above. In previous years students have worked with faculty from:

  • Economics
  • Public Affairs
  • Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Atmospheric Sciences
  • Marine Affairs
  • Physics
  • Genetics
  • Biostatistics

At the University of Washington grants and contracts in excess of $74 million annually support world-renowned research on climate; marine, earth, and space processes; ecology; and natural resource management at the University of Washington.

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