This concentration encompasses scholarly and practical aspects of sustainability and society in Earth System Science with a specific emphasis on Alaska and the Arctic. The vision is to provide graduate training in interdisciplinary research to solve real-world problems, especially in building mutually respectful research partnerships with groups, organizations, and communities outside the University.

Before applying for admission into ESS Sustainability, students should review the materials with either the Center for Cross-Cultural Studies or Department of Natural Resources and Environment.

Our faculty