Education and Outreach at NIMBioS
NIMBioS Education and Outreach program offers a diverse array of activities to meet the educational needs for learners of all ages including K-12 students and teachers, university and college student and faculty, professional industry audiences, and the general public. NIMBioS initiatives focus on the enhancement of education at the interface between mathematics and biology and promote cross-disciplinary approaches to science at all levels.
Activities at the interface of mathematics and biology are geared toward elementary, middle, and high school students and teachers including Biology in a Box, the Teacher Collaboration Program and more.
Programs for undergraduate students provide opportunities for conducting and presenting research, including Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) and an annual Undergraduate Research Conference. NIMBioS also sponsors tutorials and faculty workshops.
Programs for graduate students include the Visiting Graduate Student Fellowship,
Mathematical Sciences Collaborative Diversity Initiative Workshops, and tutorials.
This link provides a listing and description of all current education and outreach opportunities for participation and support at NIMBioS.
A collection of news articles and features about activities and events from the NIMBioS Education and Outreach Program.
This link takes you to the NIMBioS Resource Library, where you will find a variety of educational resources,
including our educational modules integrating math and biology.
Read our blog to hear about the latest news and happenings related to NIMBioS education and outreach events and activities.
National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis
University of Tennessee
1122 Volunteer Blvd., Suite 106
Knoxville, TN 37996-3410