OHSU Institute of Environmental Health emphasizes intense, collaborative, cutting-edge research at the interface of environmental and human health. Most students begin participating in research immediately upon matriculation in one of the academic programs.
Division of Environmental and Biomolecular Systems (EBS)Research performed within the Division addresses physical, chemical and biological processes that occur within and at the interface of biomolecular systems, including the natural environment and living organisms.
Center for Coastal Margin Observation & Prediction (CMOP)
CMOP’s research includes and integrates fields in coastal oceanography, environmental microbiology, biogeochemistry, computational sciences, and information technology.
Major Research Areas
- Biogeochemistry amd Molecular Biology
- Environmental Chemistry
- Environmental Science and Engineering
- Environmental Observation and Prediction
- Groundwater and Contaminant Hydrology
- Microbial Frontiers