Green Job of the Day: Director of Sustainability, American University (Washington, DC)

Green Job of the Day is a feature of Green Collar Blog which highlights a job opening pertaining to environmental or social responsibility.

Job: Director of Sustainability
Organization: American University
Location: Washington, DC

An excerpt of the job announcement follows below. The complete job announcement can be found by selecting position "7262" from this page.  Application information is available here.

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Responsible for leading the university's efforts to reduce its environmental impact through the developing of plans, proposing policies, implementing improvements and overseeing marketing efforts. Develop measures to track progress on the sustainability objectives and regularly report on that progress. Identify, research, analyze and recommend new technologies and practices to conserve energy through facilities improvement. Develop programs for modifying behaviors of the university community to reduce its environmental impact. 

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