The George Mason University, Sustainability Department is looking for an enthusiastic and energetic person for a Sustainability Program Manager. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.
The position supports the Office of Sustainability, and George Mason University in meeting the missions stated above, with special attention to managing and expanding the success of the Patriot Green Fund (PGF), an annual $100,000 fund dedicated to student sustainability research and improving the sustainability of infrastructure across Mason's campuses. The program manager is also responsible for providing leadership and support in promoting green buildings and infrastructure on Mason’s campuses, sustainability reporting, fundraising, and integration with academic units.
The successful candidate will have a bachelors' degree in sustainability, or comparable amount of work experience in sustainability, and have good understanding (either through coursework or practical work experience, or both) of the range and diversity of sustainability topics in higher education.
Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, Green Associate or Accredited Professional
Environmental Science and Policy, Public Policy, Sustainability, Environmental Engineering, Business, Project Management, or related field.
Salary: Commensurate with education and experience.
Location: Fairfax, VA
Mason Ad Statement:
Great Careers Begin at Mason!
George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report “Up and Coming” spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.
Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason’s diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.
If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/!
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Special Instructions to Applicants:
For full consideration, applicants must apply at https://jobs.gmu.edu/; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.
George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 44510
About George Mason University
George Mason University is Virginia's largest public university located in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. With strong undergraduate and graduate degree programs in engineering, information technology, public policy, economics, visual and performing arts, life sciences and biotechnology, Mason prepares its alumni to succeed in the workforce and meet the needs of the region and the world.