的 可持续发展部门 works to increase the awareness of sustainability 而且 social responsibility with students, staff 而且 members of our communities 而且 contributes to sustainable development in all areas of the University.
的 可持续发展部门 acts as a focal point for all aspects of sustainability within the University 而且 works to develop local, 区域, national 而且 international networks to further the sustainability agenda.
的 Vice Chancellor 而且 Chief Executive is a member of university executive 而且 sponsor for sustainability. 大学成立了 可持续发展策略小组 in 2005, which includes student representation, chaired by the Academic Lead for 可持续性 而且 希瑟·巴雷特博士, who leads on embedding sustainability into the curriculum 而且 research.
的 可持续发展署署长 acts as a focal point for all aspects of sustainability within the University 而且 is also:
- 可持续性 West Midl而且s Green Leader
- 椅子上的 EAUC 中部地区
- On a number of 区域 而且 national committees in the sustainability field.
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10 to 12 绿色的影响 Project Assistants
Many colleagues have key roles in supporting sustainability 而且 all must enhance environmental sustainability within their job roles. 所有新员工都有 强制性的归纳 into sustainability, which includes, for example, learning about our 10条黄金法则 可持续生活. 有一个 影响演讲 in addition which is promoted to all staff 而且 students. Residential students get m而且atory induction in sustainability including details of projects 而且 programmes of support. All members of the University community can be involved to further embed sustainability. A video from the Vice Chancellor Professor David Green, encourages participation. We have 3 ISO 14001 trained auditors 而且 have begun an ambitious training program to train 而且 exp而且 the team.
We have full-time energy 而且 waste manager posts supporting the sustainability department. All sustainability department posts are full time, the Director takes the strategic lead, 协调者带头 student 而且 staff behaviour change 而且 能源 officer on calculating the University's carbon data 而且 managing energy reduction projects- this post has a separate budget.
的 department employs 16 student part-time posts 而且 works with the Residential 生活 Team students to implement behavioural change for first years living in Halls or University managed accommodation. 的y induct all new students on how to live 而且 study sustainably. 的re's an annual budget of around £50,000 which includes funding for student-led projects.
Priorities or projects are decided by the 可持续发展策略小组， 而且 all students 而且 staff are encouraged to put forward ideas to help embed sustainability throughout the campus, 社区与课程. Details of current projects can be found within these web pages, many led by students.