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Implementation Profile for Chatham University

Submitted on November 8, 2007; last updated on August 15, 2012

Institution Information

Commitment Type Climate
Basic Carnegie Classification Masters College
Control Private not-for-profit
Location Pittsburgh, PA
Community Setting Large city
USDOE Climate Zone 5
Current President or Chancellor's Name Esther L Barazzone
Current President or Chancellor's Title President
Main Website
Sustainability Website
Additional Urls No information provided

Implementation Structure

Implementation Liaison's Name Walter B Fowler
Implementation Liaison's Title Vice President for Finance & Administration
Implementation Liaison's Department Finance and Administration
Institutional Format Committee
Number of Individuals in Structure 11-20
Stakeholder Groups Represented Community Leaders, Faculty, Students, Community Members, Staff, Alumni
Description The institutional structure comprises two supporting Committees: an Operating Committee & an Advisory Committee. The membership of the Operating Committee includes faculty, staff, students and an outside expert. The committee is led by Walter Fowler from Chatham University and Patricia DeMarco, Executive Director of the Rachel Carson Homestead. Dr. DeMarco also chairs the Advisory Committee which will comprise outside experts and community members. The Operating Committee will be the primary implementation body for the Climate Commitment and reports directly to the University President.
Committees and Groups with whom Institution coordinates No information provided