Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 68.35
Liaison Jessica Bast
Submission Date Aug. 9, 2022

STARS v2.2

North Carolina State University
AC-7: Incentives for Developing Courses

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Jessica Bast
Sustainability Program Coordinator
University Sustainability Office
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Does the institution have an ongoing program that offers incentives for academic staff in multiple disciplines or departments to develop new sustainability courses and/or incorporate sustainability into existing courses? :
Yes

A brief description of the incentive program(s):

The Business Sustainability Collaborative works across programs at Poole College to build a sustainability curriculum. In many project-based courses, students have an opportunity to work on real cases related to sustainable business challenges and opportunities.


A brief description of the incentives that academic staff who participate in the program(s) receive:

The Business Sustainability Collaborative works closely with faculty to:

-Identify research topics and research partners at other colleges within the university
-Identify and sponsor sustainability related academic conferences, journals and grant opportunities
-Integrate sustainability topics into courses
-Identify and develop sustainability related cases, problems, or exercises
-Identify sustainability related classroom educational materials such as textbooks, periodicals, and other technical guidance materials.


Website URL where information about the incentives for developing sustainability course content is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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