Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 58.29
Liaison Justin Mog
Submission Date Feb. 6, 2013
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University of Louisville
PAE-16: Committee on Investor Responsibility

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Larry Zink
[Former] Controller
VPF-Financial Admin
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Does the institution have a committee on investor responsibility or similar body that meets the criteria for this credit?:
Yes

The charter or mission statement of the CIR or other body, which reflects social and environmental concerns, or a brief description of how the CIR is tasked to address social and environmental concerns :

The mission of the committee, according to the charge letter from the University Provost dated November 12, 2010, is as follows: "[The University-wide Committee on “Socially Responsible Investing” (SRI)] will make recommendations to the President and [Provost] on financially, socially and environmentally responsible investment opportunities across asset classes and will make other related recommendations as appropriate, including proxy voting. The Committee will have multi-stakeholder representation and provide a structure for fostering dialogue on investment opportunities, to help the UofL Foundation make responsible investments that ensure financial health for UofL while promoting sustainability in the wider world. The Committee will seek investment opportunities that compliment the University’s mission, its resource requirements, and its commitment to sustainability."


Members of the CIR, including affiliations:

ADMINISTRATORS:
Larry W. Zink, University Controller & Treasurer
Terry D. Gossom, Associate VP - Health Affairs

UofL FOUNDATION REPRESENTATIVE:
Joe Gahlinger, Ex-Officio

UNIVERSITY ADVANCEMENT REPRESENTATIVE:
James Eriksen, Director of Planned Giving

STAFF:
Justin Mog, Ex-Officio, Assistant to the Provost for Sustainability Initiatives
James Atkinson, Career Development Center

FACULTY:
Roger Payne, A&S Political Science
Avery Kolers, A&S Philosophy
Frank Goetzke, A&S Urban & Public Affairs
Melissa Baucus, College of Business
Alan Attaway, College of Business, Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs
Tom Lawson, Kent School of Social Work

STUDENTS:
Emily N. Nordling
Andrew P. Tucker


Recent examples (within the past 3 years) of CIR actions:
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The website URL where information about the committee is available:

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