Welcome to the Institute for Energy Studies

The Institute for Energy Studies at Western Washington University is a multi-college collaboration that offers interdisciplinary undergraduate degrees to address the science, technology, policy, business and economic aspects of energy systems. 

Students -- WWU Institute for Energy Studies

Sharon Shewmake

Sharon Shewmake - Permanent Faculty

"The most interesting and most pressing energy questions are all interdisciplinary. Western's Institute for Energy Studies encourages reaching across disciplines to answer these interesting questions and to teach students how to ask and answer them for the future."

Educating the leaders for our clean and efficient energy future through interdisciplinary studies and research.