From ridge to reef, we lead critical environmental research
At Florida International University, we are taking the uncertainty out of long-term sustainability by developing realistic and scalable solutions to the environmental crises of today and tomorrow. From extreme natural events to health disparities, our interdisciplinary research on environmental resilience is impacting numerous areas, communities and beyond.
in external funding since 2010
peer-reviewed journal articles
faculty & post-doctoral researchers
By Times Higher Education, Impact Rankings - U.S. Public
Life Below Water Research
Life on Land Research
Clean Water & Sanitation Research
Meet the people behind the work
Our researchers take on the toughest problems of our time to create marketable solutions. Half a century, 300+ patents and more than $2 billion in awards later, we're just getting started.
FIU is leading the charge in environmental resilience
FIU is developing innovative, scalable solutions to the environmental challenges of today and tomorrow. Focused on extreme natural disasters, water quality issues, health disparities associated with underserved neighborhoods and more, our interdisciplinary research aims to build long-term sustainability that will ensure resilience across communities and the world into the next century and beyond.
Leaders in health & justice around the world
FIU has made a real commitment to the local community and beyond through research and education in public health and public and international affairs.