As a leading public institution, the University of Alberta shapes and develops our society and culture. Our core mission is to discover, disseminate, and apply new knowledge through teaching and learning, research and creative activity, community involvement, and partnerships.
The document "A Plan for Deepening Sustainability Education and Scholarship at the University of Alberta" is a companion document to the Sustainability Plan 2016-2020. It outlines goals for curriculum and research on our campus.
The Director for Sustainability Scholarship and Education is appointed by the Provost to advance academic sustainability initiatives. The director works in collaboration with a team of faculty members and is advised by the Provost's Academic Advisory Council for Sustainability.