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Fall 2016 MSSM Curriculum and Grading Assistant Positions

slide_two_0The Sustainability Management program is seeking candidates for the following curriculum and grading assistant positions for the fall 2016 sessions. The assistants are responsible for holding weekly office hours for students, addressing student inquiries, reviewing course material with the instructor, and assisting in the grading of problem sets and examinations. The stipend for the positions for fall 2016 is $5,250.

Please note: Students cannot hold multiple assistant positions in the fall. Applicants who are employed by Columbia University (or will be in fall 2016), including as paid interns, are ineligible for these position. Applicants must be enrolled in a degree program in fall 2016 to be considered for these positions.

SUMA K5020 – Cost Benefit Analysis
SUMA K4100 – Sustainability Management
SUMA K5135 – Analysis for Energy Efficiency
SUMA K5169 – Sustainability Metrics
SUMA K5170 – Sustainable Operations
SUMA K5175 – Global Environmental Markets
SUMA K5197 – Financing the Green Economy
SUMA K5200 – Integrative Capstone Workshop
SUMA K5205 – GIS for Sustainability Management
SUMA K5301 – International Environmental Law
SUMA K5440 – ESG Investing and Responsible Investment Practices
SUMA K5525 – Consumerism & Sustainability
SUMA K5690 – Environmental Infrastructure for Sustainable Cities
SUMA K5700 – Ethics and Values for Sustainability Management
SUMA K5734 – Earth Institute Practicum

If interested, you can e-mail your application materials, consisting of a cover letter and a resume to Mariví Perdomo Caba, interim program manager, at by Friday, July 22nd at 5:00 PM
Please include the course number/description in the e-mail subject line (e.g. SUMA K5200 INTEGRATIVE CAPSTONE WORKSHOP CGA APPLICATION).

Should you wish to apply to more than one position, you must send separate emails for each application. Deadlines to apply for certain curriculum grading assistant positions may be extended depending on level of interest.

For questions regarding the curriculum and grading assistant positions, contact Mariví Perdomo Caba at


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