School of Natural Sciences

Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Our School embraces the quantitative disciplines inherent in our Department of Life and Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Computer Science.
We encourage you to learn more about our school and our undergraduate as well as graduate offerings. We are committed to the intellectual and personal development of each and every student who crosses our paths, and this individual attention to fostering the optimal career trajectory for our students is a hallmark of Fisk.

Dean Brian L. Nelms, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Biology and of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Dean's Welcome Statement

Thank you for coming to find out more about Fisk University and the programs within our School of Natural Sciences & Mathematics. We hope to provide a transformational experience for our students both inside and outside the classroom. We want to equip them to discover the wonder of the natural and physical world, its laws, and the resulting technological innovations, to connect with fulfilling training and career paths, and to impact society as the scholars, leaders, and innovators of tomorrow, consistent with the Fisk University mission. Our faculty are dedicated to working closely with students to