Daily Archives: December 9, 2013

Program Analyst, TransitCenter (NYC)

TransitCenter, a civic organization committed to innovations in public transportation that improves cities, is looking for a program analyst to join its NYC office. Visit the website to learn more on its mission and staff.

Programs Director, MassBike

MassBike, the Massachusetts Bicycle Coalition, is seeking a full-time Programs Director. MassBike has dramatically expanded its program offerings, with a focus on education and technical assistance. The Programs Director is directly responsible for the Bikeable Communities Program, and also oversees the Education Program. The Bikeable Communities Programs includes advocacy, Complete Streets, and other bicycle-related trainings; bikeability assessments; bicycle planning assistance; public outreach assistance; research; and mapping. MassBike is involved in communities across the state, with a particular focus on underserved communities and neighborhoods. The Programs Director reports to the Executive Director and supervises the program staff (currently two full-time staff and occasional program interns).

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Project Development Specialist, Food and Agriculture Organization

DEADLINE: December 18, 2013

As part of FAO’s expanding portfolio of forestry projects in the Pacific, we are seeking to hire a project development specialist to prepare two projects in Vanuatu and the Solomon Islands. Both projects will include a mix of sustainable forest and land management, forest conservation, community forest management, forest carbon monitoring and rural development. These multi-focal area projects will be supported with funding from the Global Environment Facility (GEF), so experience with GEF Project policies and procedures would be a definite advantage, as would knowledge and experience of forestry issues in the Pacific. Further details of the position can be found here. For more details on this, please contact Dr Adrian Whiteman adrian.whiteman@fao.org

Director for Environmental Conflict Resolution, Morris K. Udall Foundation (Tuscon, AR)

The Morris K. Udall Foundation, an independent federal agency based in Tucson, Arizona, seeks an individual to fill the position of Director for Environmental Conflict Resolution.  The Foundation is seeking an individual with experience in and a demonstrated commitment to the field of conflict resolution and a minimum of five years of senior management experience, with proven success in leading, mentoring and managing conflict resolution professionals. Learn more/apply.

Various Internships, Mystic River Watershed Association (MA)

The Mystic River Watershed Association (MyRWA) is happy to offer several internships for 2014. The available positions are: Herring Monitoring Program Coordinator; Water Chestnut Internship; Data Visualization Internship; Water Quality Monitoring Internship; Water Quality Policy Internship.

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Fellowship, Echoing Green

What’s your problem? Echoing Green’s new Climate Fellowship is specifically targeted for next-generation social entrepreneurs committed to working on innovations in mitigation and adaptation to climate change. Echoing Green Fellowship Programs identify promising social entrepreneurs with bold ideas and provides them with up to $90,000 in seed funding, strategic support, and a powerful network. Be Bold. Think Big. Drive Change.  Learn more about the Echoing Green Climate Fellowship.  Sign up to receive information and application support. Start today! Visit the Echoing Green application guidance webpage to prepare.

Member Support Fellow, Food Recovery Network

Food Recovery Network unites students on college campuses to fight waste and feed people by donating the surplus unsold food from their colleges and donating it to hungry Americans. Made up of 41 colleges and universities, FRN has recovered over 222,000 pounds of food and is rapidly expanding. The mission of FRN Member Support is to provide resources and advice to official FRN chapters to expand their capacity and impact, and to increase visibility on campus, in their communities, and on a national level.

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Lecturer, Earth Sciences and Environmental Studies, North Arizona University

The School of Earth Sciences and Environmental Sustainability at Northern Arizona University is seeking a full time, non-tenure track Lecturer, with an appointment beginning in August 2014. The nine-month position is not tenure eligible, but may be renewable based on satisfactory performance and School needs.

The successful applicant will teach two ENV101 (Introduction to Environmental Science) classes, and one to two additional classes, each semester. Additional responsibilities include coordinating laboratory sections in conjunction with the lab manager, curriculum development and management, and serving as liaison for the Ecohouse Learning Community on campus.

Graduate Admissions Assistant, Center for Environmental Policy, Bard College (NY)

Bard College’s Center for Environmental Policy (CEP) and the Bard MBA in Sustainability seek applicants for a full-time position as Graduate Admissions Assistant. Responsibilities include representing Bard’s graduate programs in sustainability at graduate school fairs, career fairs, conferences, and other recruiting events, organizing and conducting open houses and information sessions  (on-site and online), establishing inquiry and applicant communication plans, and maintaining contact with applicants to assist with the admissions process. We anticipate 8-10 weeks of travel in the fall and 4-6 weeks in the spring representing both the CEP and MBA programs. Working some weekends and evenings is required.

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Assistant Director, MBA in Sustainability, Bard College (NY)

Bard College is seeking an Assistant Director to support the management of the Bard MBA in Sustainability. Bard’s graduate business program fully integrates environmental sustainability, financial profitability, and social equity into a core business curriculum.

The Assistant Director is responsible for organizational and budget management; student services; and development of corporate relations and a career services program.

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