Day: March 1, 2023

Applications Open: Climate Leaders Academy

Current undergraduate and graduate students with an interest in climate leadership are invited to apply to be a fellow of the Climate Leaders Academy (CLA), which is launching this summer.

CLA is a two-semester program with the goal of providing formal climate training and professional development to fellows through direct engagement with national and international climate change frameworks, formalized mentoring and collaboration with a diverse set of institutions. CLA is funded through the National Science Foundation and the YEAH network, and supported by MTU, Boston University, Vanderbilt University and Tennessee State University.

CLA-Fellows will be entitled to the following benefits:

  • $10,000 stipend ($5,000 per semester)
  • Four transferable course credits
  • All travel expenses covered (to and from kickoff workshop, climate change conferences, etc.)
  • One-on-one mentoring by a CLA faculty member
  • Tuition coverage for CLA course

Additional information and the official application can be found at the CLA Application Form. Applications are due March 15 at 11:59 p.m. CDT.

Questions can be directed to Rose Daily at or Leah Dundon at

Teaching-Track Faculty position at Carnegie Mellon

The Department of Chemical Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University invites applications for a teaching-track faculty position starting in the Fall 2023 semester. We seek enthusiastic and dynamic teaching professors to teach a broad range of courses in chemical engineering and related areas, and to enhance the educational experience of students more broadly both inside and outside the classroom. It is expected that the applicant will teach a diverse set of students effectively at both the undergraduate and graduate levels within the Department and contribute positively to the educational mission of the units. In addition, the teaching-track faculty member will help to advise students and serve on department, college, and university committees, among other activities as required.