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The Earth Commons is shaping a sustainable future for Georgetown and the planet through research, education, and action—and we need your help. Work with us on the development and implementation on a variety of environment and sustainability initiatives as well as research and teaching. For questions regarding any of the following job postings, please reach out to


Open Rank Professor of Sustainability

We are no longer accepting new applicants for this position. The ideal candidate is an interdisciplinary scholar whose background includes Sustainability science, environmental systems, and/or materials science but also has demonstrated ability to connect with related areas of sustainability. This tenure line position includes engaging with policymakers, implementing strategies and solutions through partnerships with stakeholders, and communicating research and planning activities to diverse audiences. The successful candidate would develop a strong research program at the interface of multiple areas, including but not limited to areas such as sustainability science and policy, materials science, waste science, life-cycle design and assessment, product design, energy systems, food systems, water and marine systems, ecosystem services, urbanism and ruralities, and environmental systems dynamics.

Staff & Fellows

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