The Mathematical Biosciences Institute (MBI) is an institution of higher learning affiliated with the Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. MBI receives major funding from the National Science Foundation. The institute offers a vigorous program of research and education, and fosters the growth of an international community of researchers in the mathematical biosciences.

Mission and Vision

MBI’s mission and vision statements outline the purpose and objectives of the Institute.

Pattern of Administration

The administrative and governance structure of the MBI are designed to support the mission of the Institute.


The committees that guide the MBI include the Board of Trustees, Scientific Advisory Committee, Diversity Committee, Local Scientific Adviso…

Diversity Statement

The MBI diversity mission is to help shape the mathematical biology community in a way that represents the diversity of our society.