The Institute for Biodiversity and Interdisciplinary Studies

The mission of IBIS is to increase our understanding of the ecosystems of the Gulf Coast and the Lake Pontchartrain drainage basin in particular with an emphasis on fostering interdisciplinary understanding for students and other participants that will allow a generation to address environmental and biodiversity issues in a more comprehensive and inclusive manner.
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IBIS Programs

  • The Lake Pontchartrain Basin Research Program

  • Executive MBA in Environmental Management (coming soon)

  • Interdisciplinary Minor in Environmental Studies