The Office for Sustainability is Hiring. Join our creative and dedicated team!

Harvard University has a decades-long commitment to confronting the global challenges of climate change and sustainable development through its research, teaching, and institutional action. The Office for Sustainability (OFS) plays a pivotal role in bringing together students, faculty, and staff to use the campus as a living laboratory for piloting and proving solutions that enhance intergenerational well-being and lead to a fossil fuel-free, sustainable future.

Available job opportunities are listed below. For more information visit, Harvard Careers.

Director, Sustainable Built Environment

This position leads Harvard’s sustainability in the built environment program—driving the strategy to support the Schools/units in meeting Harvard’s sustainability and climate change goals including regulatory requirements. The Director will advance, and evolve, the framework for meeting Harvard’s sustainability goals including addressing climate, health, and equity throughout Harvard’s buildings and capital projects by partnering with the Office for Sustainability Senior team and members of the University community to co-create and drive implementation of programs related to the built environment. This role will oversee the implementation and iteration of Harvard’s Sustainable Building Standards in collaboration with faculty experts and Office for Sustainability to achieve sustainability goals and promote innovation. This position leads the built environment team to develop and manage University-wide sustainability initiatives, programs and activities related to the built environment to stay ahead of regulations while ensuring innovation is incorporated into both capital projects and operational practice.

To learn more and apply, please visit the Harvard Careers website.

Commitment to Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging

Harvard University views equity, diversity, inclusion, and belonging as the pathway to achieving inclusive excellence and fostering a campus culture where everyone can thrive. We strive to create a community that draws upon the widest possible pool of talent to unify excellence and diversity while fully embracing individuals from varied backgrounds, cultures, races, identities, life experiences, perspectives, beliefs, and values.

EEO Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, or any other characteristic protected by law.