The Institute has an original approach to environmental research that combines the perspectives of both sciences and humanities.. Thus, since the very beginning, it has presented an interdisciplinary approach toward environmental studies carrying out research in the following disciplines:

  • Behavioral Ecology & Evolution;
  • Soil Ecology;
  • Hydrobiology & Water Protection;
  • Microbiology & Zoology;
  • Toxicology & Biochemistry;
  • Biological Anthropology;
  • Environmental Law;
  • Sustainable Development;
  • Environmental Management;
  • Environmental Education;
  • Bioethics;
  • Environmental Ethics & Philosophy.