We are looking for an assistant professor (tenure stream) in any area of data science related to climate and global environmental change. This is a joint position between the Department of Statistical Sciences and the School of the Environment. Find out more and apply here.
This two-day event with scholars, activists, journalists and policy practitioners discusses a Green New Deal for Canada. The panels will examine a variety of topics about climate change and the economy: Oct 2 Keynote: Streaming live beginning at 5:00 PM Oct 3 Panel Discussions: Streaming live beginning at 9:00 AM To watch the symposium click […]
n an effort to make students aware of the wealth of similar sustainability-related opportunities on campus, the team of undergraduates and Robinson created three inventories of sustainability courses, projects, groups, co-curricular and extra-curricular programs. They describe their work and results in a paper published in the open-access journal Sustainability, which recently received an international campus research award from the […]
Douglas Macdonald speaks to cost of Toronto becoming a net neutral emission city by the year 2050. “This is going to cost a lot of money, even just for the city’s own emissions, its own buildings, its own vehicle fleet, we’re going to have to spend quite a bit of money,” says Macdonald. Watch the […]
Global network of leaders and experts to identify key barriers and research priorities for advancing buildings and communities that help people thrive. New York, NY (September 26, 2019) – The International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) today announced the formation of its inaugural global research advisory, a diverse group of leaders at the forefront of unlocking […]
Steve Easterbrook, signatory and professor in U of T’s department of computer science, said many faculty members have worked for years on research related to environment, climate, sustainability and social justice. There’s a strong sense of frustration that their expertise has been consistently ignored in the political arena, he said, noting the youth-led protests have […]