• 2 STPP focuses on the political and policy environment related to science and technology. Graduates may pursue careers on Capitol Hill, at NGOs, or in industry and academia.
  • 1 Is human activity causing more intense storms? STPP graduates help to interpret "uncertain" science so lawmakers can make the best use of scientists' work.
  • 3 As scientists build society's knowledge of the genome, STPP students confront the broader social and ethical issues of our increasing ability to decode and alter our genes.
  • 4 Can we stop using fossil fuels? STPP students consider how alternative technologies fit into stakeholders' value systems.