Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 51.19
Liaison Jim Walker
Submission Date Jan. 31, 2011
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University of Texas at Austin
ER-17: Departments Involved in Sustainability Research

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.47 / 6.00 Jim Walker
Director of Sustainability, Financial, and Administrative Services
University Operations
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The total number of academic departments that conduct research:
94

The number of academic departments in which at least one faculty member engages in sustainability research:
29

A list of academic departments in which at least one faculty member engages in sustainability research:

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Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Architecture
Biological Sciences: Integrative Biology
Biological Sciences: Molecular Cell and Developmental Biology
Biological Sciences: Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
Business, Government & Society
Center for Women's and Gender Studies
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Civil, Architectural,and Environmental Engineering
Community & Regional Planning
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Energy and Earth Resources
Finance
Geography and the Environment
Geological Sciences
Historic Preservation
Information, Risk, and Operations Management
Management
Marine Science
Marketing
Mechanical Engineering (includes Operations Research and Industrial Engineering)
Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering
Philosophy
School of Journalism
Sociology
Sustainable Design
Urban Design


The website URL where the sustainability research inventory that includes the departments engaged in sustainability research is posted:
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A copy of the sustainability research inventory that includes the departments engaged in sustainability research:
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These are the departments represented by faculty with a profile in the Sustainability Directory. As a point of interest, there are also 29 institutes conducting sustainability research, as documented in the Sustainability Directory. These are generally distinct from academic departments.

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