Sustainable Development (BS) - Community, Regional & Global Development Concentration

Major Goals

  1. to understand the way social systems (especially economies) work and how they are currently founded on problematic principles with respect to sustainability.
  2. to envision a sustainable world which must include a revision of economies and other social system, including food systems (ie, practical considerations) but also beauty and the good life.
  3. to understand how to make these changes happen

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Sustainability, Community, Regional, & Global Development Concentration Program of Study

Contact

Dr. Sandra Lubarsky, Chair
Sustainable Development Department
Living Learning Center
828-262-7248
lubarskysb@appstate.edu

Sandy Wilson
Administrative Assistant
828-262-6926
wilsonsm@appstate.edu

Job Opening: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

The Goodnight Family Sustainable Development Department invites applications for a tenure-track, nine-month faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning August 2015. We seek broadly trained applicants with expertise in Culture and Environment, whose work is in the environmental humanities and/or the humanistic social sciences and situated in the larger context of sustainable development. The area of specialization is open. Candidates must have a PhD by the beginning of the appointment. (More info)

 

Accepting Applications for SD Teaching & Research Farm Resident

Now accepting applications for an open residency spot on the SD Teaching & Research Farm.

Rent-free in exchange for ten hours of farm work per week.  Open until filled. Contact Brooke Kornegay at kornegayba@appstate.edu

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