Tag Archives: New York

Energy Efficiency/Clean Energy Specialist, Environmental Defense Fund (NY)

With world attention focused on both the environment and the economy, Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) is where policymakers and business leaders turn for win-win solutions. This leading green group, with programs from Boston to Beijing, has tripled in size over the past decade by focusing on strong science, uncommon partnerships and market-based approaches. You can be part of a vibrant workplace that welcomes diverse perspectives, talents and contributions, where innovation and a focus on results are a way of life. Learn more.

Visiting Assistant Professor, Sustainability Studies, Stony Brook University (NY)

Those candidates with skills in environmental justice, and/or Native American and Indigenous studies are strongly encouraged to apply. Candidates with interdisciplinary experience in two or more of the following areas will be given the highest consideration; environmental literature and ecocriticism; eco-film and media studies; eco-aesthetics and design; eco-philosophy; eco-psychology; and digital humanitiesTraining and supervision of teaching assistants, supervising research/internships and academic advising experience. Curricular development, relevant research experience and publication record will also be evaluated.

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Visiting Assistant Professor, Environmental Studies, Stony Brook University (NY)

Applicants with an interest in,or experience with environmental justice are strongly encouraged to apply. Candidates with expertise in two or more of the following areas will be given the highest consideration: environmental and earth system science; global sustainability; resilience; risk and vulnerability; human-environment interactions; scenario analysis; sustainability policy and global politics; urban social-ecological systems; food and water use; ecological design; agricultural ecology; and  transportation. Training and supervision of teaching assistants supervising research/internships and academic advising experience. Curricular development,relevant researchexperience and publication record will also be evaluated. A record of/or potential for successful research funding.

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Director, Environmental Research Institute, University of Buffalo (NY)

On February 6, 2014, Charles F. Zukoski, Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, announced the search for the Director of UB RENEW (Research and Education in eNergy, Environment and Water).

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Summer Naturalist Internship, the Wild Center (NY)

Deadline: February 14, 2014

The Wild Center seeks Summer Naturalists to work with our dynamic education staff at a world class museum in the heart of the Adirondack Park. Summer Naturalist Interns will have the responsibility of leading experiences in natural history interpretation, experiential education, school programs, and developing interpretive programming for a diverse audience. In addition to teaching, Interns will assist staff with daily operations, including maintenance and development of education materials, and more.

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Environmental Educator, Hudson River Park Trust (NY)

Hudson River Park Trust (Trust) is seeking a full-time Environmental Educator to administer and implement Hudson River Park’s environmental education programs, and to assist with various environmental stewardship projects and other Environment and Education (E&E) Department activities as necessary.

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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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Program Associate, Sustainable Environments, Surdna Foundation (NY)

Deadline for Submissions is November 15, 2013

The Surdna Foundation, a New York City-based family foundation, seeks a Program Associate for its Sustainable Environments Program. Founded by John E. Andrus in 1917, the Surdna Foundation has endowment assets of over $900 million and an overall annual grantmaking/operations budget of $45 million. Surdna focuses in three grantmaking areas: Sustainable Environments, Strong Local Economies, and Thriving Cultures. The Foundation aims to foster just and sustainable communities in the United States and to advance national action on sustainability. The work environment at Surdna is team-oriented, collegial, and one in which diversity is valued. How to Apply: Please submit a cover letter and current resume via e-mail to: Theresa Kon, Senior Talent Consultant, Forrest Solutions / Email: tkon@fss-staffing.com.

Director of Gov’t Relations, Nature Conservancy (NYC)

The Nature Conservancy in NY is hiring a Director of Government Relations for our New York City Urban Conservation program. Please check out the job announcement here and pass on to anyone you think may be interested and qualified.

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