At the Schiller Institute for Integrated Science and Society, researchers are using science and technology to search for solutions to society’s most pressing challenges, while educating the next generation of science leaders.

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Video: Watch Phil Schiller and Kim Gassett-Schiller talk about their vision for the Schiller Institute.

By the Numbers

22

new faculty

150,000

s.f. science center to house Schiller Institute

2019

construction beginning

$300 M

University investment in the sciences

Q & A


 

Boston College Vice Provost for Research and DeLuca Professor of Biology Thomas Chiles has played an central role in the work of faculty and administrators to take the idea of an institute dedicated to integrated science and make it a reality. He recently spoke about the role of the new institute at BC and shifting approaches to solving complex problems in science and society

Tom Chiles

Vice Provost for Research and DeLuca Professor of Biology Thomas Chiles