Wednesday, September 26, 2018

SEED Job Posting: Assistant Professor and Associate Professor with expertise in sustainable development!

The School of Environment, Enterprise and Development (SEED), in the Faculty of Environment, University of Waterloo, invites applications for one Assistant Professor position and one Associate Professor position with expertise in sustainable development. 

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Faculty of Environment Fall 2018 Convocation & Grad Receptions


The Faculty of Environment is proud to announce the convocation ceremony for Fall 2018 Convocation. 

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Heat Pumps 101: Reep House Series

Heat Pumps 101: Reep House Series

Heat pumps have been around for a long time, so you may have heard of them. But what you may not know is that heat pump technology has advanced tremendously in recent years, and has become one of the most energy efficient ways to heat your home.

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

WISE Public Lecture: Biogas - Resource Recovery & Clean Tech

TUESDAY, JULY 24, 2018 — 10:30 AM TO 11:30 AM EDT

This talk will focus on the three projects being pursued at the Walker Environmental landfill in Niagara Falls, Ontario through our landfill gas utilization partnership, Integrated Gas Recovery Services (IGRS). There will be a question and answer session at the end of this lecture.

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Rhodes Scholarship 2019 Competition Launch

The 2019 Rhodes Scholarship competition for Canada (to be held at Oxford, UK) has just been launched!

You can read about eligibility, deadlines and more here

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Field School on Environmental Change and Governance

Field School on Environmental Change and Governance
Costal Commons, Social-Ecological Resilience and Transformations

Venue: Chilika Lagoon, Bay of Bengal, Odisha, India

Date: 1-7 August 2018


Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Summer Jobs for SEED graduate and undergraduate students!

Green Economy Canada is looking for two SEED students (graduate or undergraduate) to join their team in Toronto for the summer. The roles would be suitable for students interested in social innovation, climate action  and working with businesses. The students will get an opportunity to work on a number of different projects, some of which will depend on the students' level of interest and skills/abilities. Students with graphic design skills and experience are especially encouraged to apply.

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Waterloo Launches Sustainable Solutions Network (SDSN)

Jeffrey Sachs

University of Waterloo, in partnership with Waterloo Global Science Initiative (WGSI), hosted the National Launch of Sustainable Solutions Network (SDSN) Canada.

Monday, May 7, 2018 Courses

University of Waterloo faculty, staff and students can now access web based training from using their WatIAM credentials.  

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

SEED is offering a new PhD program in Sustainability Management for Fall 2018


The PhD program is designed for students seeking to create theoretically sound and rigorous research applications for management problems in environment, enterprise and sustainable development.

Learn more about PhD in Sustainability Management.