Sustainability at Tufts

Author: Stina C. Stannik (page 2 of 17)

Global Warming Intern, Environment America (various locations)

Environment Massachusetts
Global Warming Campus Internship

Make a difference on global warming and clean energy this fall.
Work from campus, 4-7 hours/week.

Global warming is happening and we’re seeing the effects all around us — from dangerous heat waves and droughts to last winter’s snowstorms. And scientists warn it could get much worse unless we act soon.

The good news: we have the solutions. Solar power is taking off, and we’re beginning to harvest energy from the winds off our shores.

But powerful interests, including utility companies and the fossil fuel industry, are threatening to stop clean energy in its tracks.

We’re looking for smart, hard-working students to build the people power it will take to repower Massachusetts with clean energy. Interns will work 4-7 hours per week from campus.

Learn more and apply.
 Application deadline: Friday, December 4, 2015


Intern, VOX Global (Boston)

Vox Global, a bipartisan strategic communications and public affairs firm, is now accepting applications for our Winter/Spring 2016 Sustainability Internship (based in the Boston satellite office. The internship runs from January-May 2016. The listing on our website can be found here. The intern will work primarily with our sustainability team, helping clients to build, execute, and communicate environmental and social sustainability programs.
Application Deadline: December 15, 2015
Learn more and apply.


Director of Programs and Education, Energy Trade Association (Washington, D.C.)

The Director of Programs & Education will play a leading role within the organization and the industry in helping to deliver impactful and actionable events, webinars, products and resources to help better inform the industry and relevant stakeholders. This position will be responsible for ongoing management of multiple established events throughout the year that bring together thousands of participants. The DPE will also be responsible for augmenting the value of membership in our trade association by developing new resources, facilitating industry collaboration, and creating new avenues for engagement that will help to extend the value that our members derive from our organization.

Application Deadline: November 30, 2015
Learn more and apply.

Chairperson, Sustainable Development Department, Appalachian State University (North Carolina)

The Goodnight Family Sustainable Development Department at Appalachian State University invites applications for the position of Department Chair, beginning July 1, 2016. Qualified candidates will have an earned doctoral degree in a discipline related to sustainable development and a record of excellence in teaching and scholarly achievements commensurate with appointment at the rank of Associate or Full Professor.

Application Deadline: Open until filled
Learn more and apply.

Senior Regional Transportation Manager, MAPC (Boston)

The Senior Regional Transportation Planner will work closely with municipal officials and state agencies to conduct place-based and regional studies that combine transportation and land use recommendations to advance smart growth goals of mixed-use development near transit with streetscapes that are walkable and bikable. These projects will include the following aspects: regional demographic and data analyses, traffic mitigation concepts and transportation demand management, bike and pedestrian improvements, zoning and urban design recommendations to support transit oriented development, parking management concepts, and transit service recommendations. This work is conducted in both urban and suburban settings, and with multiple stakeholders.

Application Deadline: Open until filled
Learn more and apply.
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