UB Launches RENEW Initiative

Jennifer Zirnheld chosen to serve on the faculty steering committee of RENEW (Research and Education in eNergy, Environment and Water).

UB has announced the launch of RENEW, an ambitious, university-wide, interdisciplinary research institute that will focus on the most difficult and complex environmental issues, as well as the social and economic issues with which they are intertwined.

One of the most expansive initiatives launched in recent years by the university, RENEW will harness the expertise of more than 100 faculty across the university, with the goal of hiring 20 more outstanding faculty with expertise in such areas as aquatic ecology, pollution law, behavioral economics, environmental planning, community health and energy/environmental systems.  More information can be found at: http://www.buffalo.edu/news/releases/2014/02/005.html

Published August 24, 2017