The Washington University Climate Change Program (WUCCP) aims to expand scientific research, education and public understanding of climate change by connecting and informing a global network of institutions, scholars, practitioners, and citizens. 


Program Announcements

Climate Associate Position – Open

The Washington University Climate Change Program is hiring a Climate Associate to advance the work of the Program. The Climate Associate will work with the director, coordinator and other climate associates to  sharpen WU’s climate focus in community outreach and communications, including planning the program’s Climate Conversation series.

This is a paid part-time semester long position with the potential to continue into the upcoming school year.  Associates are expected to work between seven and ten hours per week. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis; the application deadline is Monday, December 2nd, 5pm. (one position available)

For more information and to apply:



The WUCCP Community Outreach and Public Education Work Group increases public awareness of climate issues. Learn more 


The WUCCP Research Work Group identifies climate-related research gaps at the University, while enhancing funding and collaboration opportunities for climate research. Learn more


The WUCCP Curriculum Work Group is dedicated to identifying curriculum gaps and assessing the effectiveness of current climate change-related education. Learn more


The WUCCP Operations Work Group, in collaboration with the Office of Sustainability, determines strategies for campus emissions reduction. Learn more

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