Academics and Research

WPI integrates sustainability fully into our pursuit of scholarly knowledge. From approximately 150 sustainability-related courses across nearly every academic department to collaborative research projects tackling biofuels, environmental conservation, water scarcity, and more, WPI has made sustainability principles a high priority for our faculty, students, and staff.  


Interested in a Sustainability Project?

If you have an idea or a request for a sustainability-related project, please email and we will be in touch shortly.


Leading the Way in Sustainability Research

Through critical conversations and collaborations across traditional disciplines, WPI researchers are furthering sustainability science, creativity, and scholarship while developing practical solutions to pressing environmental, economic, and social challenges. Read more about our sustainability research efforts.