Bush School Institutes
In addition to the diverse individual research projects undertaken by faculty, the Bush School is also recognized for its emphasis on collaborative and interdisciplinary team projects conducted through its three organized research units.
The ISTPP, a nonpartisan, interdisciplinary public policy research institute, focuses on the scholarly examination of complex public policy issues in the areas of the environment and natural resources, health, infrastructure and the built environment, and emerging technologies.
In September 2009, the Texas A&M Board of Regents formally approved the creation of the Mosbacher Institute, named in honor of Robert A. Mosbacher, Sr., in recognition of his service and commitment to improving the nation’s domestic and international economy.
In March 2007, the Texas A&M Board of Regents formally approved the creation of the Scowcroft Institute of International Affairs, named in honor of Lt. Gen. Brent Scowcroft for his years of dedicated service in the fields of national security and world affairs.