Monthly Archives: September 2015

New faculty positions open at UT-Austin in urban ecology and water resources engineering

September 30, 2015

The School of Architecture, along with the Environmental Science Institute, are looking to recruit an assistant professor in the School of Architecture specializing in urban ecology. The ideal candidate will have interdisciplinary research and teaching interests that contribute to the…


Kappe Lecturer 2015

September 22, 2015

ESI Director Jay Banner was selected as the 2015 Kappe Lecturer of the American Academy of Environmental Engineers and Scientists.  This prestigious lectureship was endowed in 1989 to “share the knowledge of today’s practitioners with tomorrow’s environmental engineers and scientists”…

ESI Weekly Sept. 21-25, 2015

September 21, 2015


New ESI website launched!

September 15, 2015

You have entered the new ESI web site — we re-designed our web site to not only be more interesting, but to include new features and content to keep you up to date with the latest environmental news! We hope that…

ESI Weekly Sept 14 – 18, 2015

September 14, 2015


Earth Day Texas Sponsors 97th Hot Science – Cool Talks event

September 1, 2015

A big thank you to Earth Day Texas for being a Hot Science – Cool Talks event sponsor! The title of the most recent talk was “If It’s Unsustainable, Why Does It Feel So Good?”, a panel discussion on human behavior…


Welcome to ESI’s New EVS Coordinator, Sarah McKay!

September 1, 2015

Though a native Texan, Sarah chose to go to college and grad school out of state at the University of Missouri (Mizzou-RAH!). She finished her master’s degree in counseling psychology in 2010, and moved to Austin to start academic advising shortly after. Since…