Implementation Profile for Xavier University
Submitted on October 28, 2008; last updated on September 12, 2016
|Basic Carnegie Classification||Masters College|
|Community Setting||Large city|
|USDOE Climate Zone||Not applicable|
|Current President or Chancellor's Name||Michael Graham|
|Current President or Chancellor's Title||President|
|Additional Urls||No information provided|
|Number of Individuals in Structure||11-20|
|Stakeholder Groups Represented||Faculty, Students, Staff|
A Climate and Sustainability Committee was appointed by the President Michael Graham S.J.and endorsed by the Academic Vice President and Provost Roger Fortin. Co-chairs Dave Lococo (Physical Plant) and Kathleen Smythe (Faculty, History) then assisted in the subdivision of the committee into the following groups: Tangible Actions, GHG Inventory, Institutional Action Plan, Communications, and Funding.
In 2012, Provost Scott Chadwick appointed Dr. Smythe to Senior Fellow for Sustainability, and appointed a new faculty co-chair, Dr. Nancy Bertaux of Economics, to the committee. Under the leadership of Bertaux and Lococo, the committee has divided in 2013 into topic work groups including: Food & Farming, Waste Management, Transportation, and Energy.
The committee meets monthly to assess progress toward ACUPCC goals.
|Committees and Groups with whom Institution coordinates||No information provided|
|Implementation Liaison's Name||Nancy Bertaux|
|Implementation Liaison's Title||Director, Economics, Sustainability & Society Program (ECOS)|
|Implementation Liaison's Department||Economics, Sustainability & Society Program (ECOS)|