Internships & Opportunities

If you are interested in an internship with the Office of Sustainability, please email sustainability@umd.edu and we can provide more information about upcoming opportunities. 

Office of Sustainability Opportunities

Sustainability Advisors

The Office of Sustainability is seeking Sustainability Advisors to teach freshmen about sustainability and how they can become more involved in sustainable initiatives on campus.

On-Campus Opportunities

Campus Organizer

Become an advocacy leader with PIRG Campus Action promoting the environment, democracy, and social justice.

Sustainable Transportation/TDM Student Assistant

The Sustainable Transportation Team at DOTS works to provide alternative commute, aka ‘Smart Commute’ options to the university community with the goal of influencing commute behaviors and reducing the number of vehicles that drive and park on campus. UMD Smart Commute programs include: vanpool, carpool, transit, bike, walk, telework, carshare and a variety of incentive programs. We are currently hiring a summer student assistant to support the team in implementing and managing various Smart Commute programs.

Off-Campus Opportunities

American Wind Energy Association Summer Internship

How would you like to use your skills to help promote the expansion of wind energy? The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) is the national trade association that represents the wind industry and promotes wind power through advocacy, communication, and education.

Other Internships

Social Capital Advisers Support Administrator Intern

This Support Administrator will help Raffa Social Capital Advisers launch a social venture competition. This is an entry level summer position to provide assistance to Rich Tafel, the Managing Director of Raffa Social Capital Advisors.