Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 58.86
Liaison Jonathan Rausseo
Submission Date April 10, 2013
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University of Ottawa
ER-14: Incentives for Developing Sustainability Courses

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 3.00 / 3.00 Jonathan Rausseo
campus sustainability manager
physical resources service
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Does the institution have a program that meets the criteria outlined above?:
Yes

A brief description of the program(s):
The University of Ottawa has an Institute of the Environment which fosters collaborative research on topics at the intersection of the economy and the environment. Furthermore, the University is currently developing a Master’s program in sustainable policy development. This program has allowed the university to draw in staff from other institutions that focus on sustainability research. The University also has various Institutes at the University such as the; Institute of the Environment, and the Centre for Environmental Law and Global Sustainability, which work to advance

A brief description of the incentives that faculty members who participate in the program(s) receive:
There are very few incentives associated with these programs except for the potential to collaborate in an environment focused on sustainability. In addition, the Sustainable Policy program offers the possibility for faculty members to work with leaders in the field.

The website URL where information about the program is available:
Data source(s) and notes about the submission:
This information was submitted by Jonathan Rausseo and is accurate to the best of his knowledge.

This information was submitted by Jonathan Rausseo and is accurate to the best of his knowledge.

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