The University of Cincinnati strives to be a national and academic leader on climate and sustainability research, education, and action. PEWS Sustainability is an initiative to:
Highlight sustainability research at UC
Support community partnerships with sustainability goals
Host public-facing events about sustainability
This is initiative is funded by the Research 2030 Initiative of the UC Office of Research.
Dr. James Mack
Professor of Chemistry,
Dean of Natural Sciences
Dr. Angela Potochnik
Professor of Philosophy,
Director of PEWS
Dr. Patrick Ray
Professor of Environmental Engineering
Dr. Carlie Trott
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Dr. Abel Gustafson
Assistant Professor of
Dr. Andrew Bernier
Visiting Assistant Professor of
Community Partnership for Sustainability
On Friday April 15, 2022, the Center for Public Engagement with Science hosted the Community Partnership for Sustainability event to highlight the efforts of local organizations working on issues of sustainability. Attendees gathered virtually to hear about each organization’s current projects and opportunities for collaboration.
Live Event Recording
Green Cincinnati Plan and Sustainability Management
City of Cincinnati Office of Environment and Sustainability
Cincinnati Nature Center
Sustainability Research and Discussion Group
Are you a graduate student doing researcin sustainability? Or are you interested in sustainability research, but not sure how to get involved? Join our Graduate Sustainability Research & Discussion Group!
This student-led group launched in the spring of 2022 to give graduate students across the disciplinary spectrum a chance to connect, cross-pollinate, and co-create ideas for developing their research projects in the field of sustainability. The group meets bimonthly, Friday’s 11am-12pm in McMicken 210.
All disciplines are welcome and coffee and snacks are provided!
February 18, 2022
March 4, 2022
Workshop Your Elevator Pitch
March 25, 2022
Workshop on Engaging in Interdisiplinary Collaboration
April 8, 2022
Panel Discussion on Turning Academic Research into Actionable Work
Louis Herzner, Archaeology
Javier Viaña Pérez, Aerospace Engineering
Nabiha Chaudhary, Psychology (CORA)
April 22, 2022
Imagining Sustainability Research: Interdisciplinary Mashup!