Supporting Connection and Collaboration
The new Office of University Interdisciplinary Programs is closely aligned with Wolfpack 2030: Powering the Extraordinary, NC State’s 2021-2030 Strategic Plan, and will lead interdisciplinary programs and initiatives focused on the university’s tri-fold mission of excellent teaching, research and engagement. The office will oversee the strategic areas noted below.
Interdisciplinary Programs and Initiatives
At NC State, academies facilitate faculty, student and staff connections and contributions to NC State’s areas of interdisciplinary strength.
Biotechnology (BIT) Program
The BIT Program provides state-of-the-art, laboratory-based education in molecular biotechnology.
Through a wealth of programs and initiatives, we provide you with everything you need to become an entrepreneur at NC State.
The Chancellor's Faculty Excellence Program brings world-class faculty in diverse fields to NC State.
Shelton Leadership Center
The Shelton Leadership Center inspires, educates and develops values-based leaders committed to personal integrity, professional ethics and selfless service.
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Jan 18, 2022
Rob Dunn Named Interim Senior Vice Provost for University Interdisciplinary Programs
Rob Dunn has been named Interim Senior Vice Provost for University Interdisciplinary Programs, effective January 17. Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost Warwick Arden made the announcement today.
Jan 12, 2022
Advancing a Culture of Interdisciplinary Excellence
The concept of interdisciplinarity encompasses not only the production of new knowledge through collaboration across disciplines, but new ways of putting that knowledge to use for the benefit of others. Interdisciplinary education lays the foundation for personal and professional success for members of academia and the students under their purview.