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Meghna S Tare

[Meghna Sandeep Tare]

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Last Updated: April 14, 2021
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Teaching Interests

Teaching Interests
Sustainability

Biography

Biography

As UT Arlington's first Chief Sustainability Officer, Meghna works collaboratively to foster partnerships among academic, research, and operational departments at UT Arlington, and to address opportunities to promote sustainability in several areas energy efficiency, resource conservation, waste management, transportation, education, outreach, community engagement, supporting and encouraging student initiatives, and implementing an interdisciplinary and sustainability-focused curriculum.

Meghna serves and represent UTA on several Advisory Boards including the National Academy of Science Board on Higher Education and Workforce Development—Policy and Global Affairs, Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE), Local Government for Sustainability ( ICLEI), and is a Fellow at Hunt Institute for Engineering and Humanity at Southern Methodist University. She has also served on the Advisory Committee for the City of Dallas Environmental and Climate Action Plan (CECAP), National Academy of Sciences Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) panel, and the Water Resource Council of North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG).

She has spearheaded launching a Regional Center of Expertise for Education in Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in North Texas, a program of the United Nations University, and the Institute for Sustainability and Global Impact at UT Arlington.

She is a Tedx Speaker, was featured as the Women in CSR by Triple Pundit, awarded Women of the Decade in Corporate Social Responsibility by the Women Economic Forum and 2020 Women in Sustainability-Transformational Leader by Wells Fargo. Meghna graduated with an MBA in Sustainable Management, MS in Environmental Science, and MS in Chemistry.

Support & Funding

Support & Funding

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    • Feb 2020 to Feb 2021 Trinity River Scorecard sponsored by  -  $10085
      Meghna Tare (Funded)
    • May 2019 to Apr 2020 Future Cities, Livable Futures: Toward a Sustainable Model for Urban-Watershed Systems sponsored by  -  $49530
      (Funded)

Courses

      • ESST 2300-001 INTRO ENV. & SUSTAINABILITY
        (Course Id: 111552)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • ESST 2300-002 INTRO ENV. & SUSTAINABILITY
        (Course Id: 111552)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • EVSE 5303-001 SUSTAINABILITY ISSUES SMNR III
        (Course Id: 111602)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • ENVR 4303-001 TOPICS IN SUSTAINABILITY
        (Course Id: 113078)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • ENVR 4303-1
        (Course Id: 113078)
        Spring - 2020
      • EVSE 5303-001 SUSTAINABILITY ISSUES SMNR III
        (Course Id: 111602)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • SUST 5303-001 SUSTAINABILITY ISSUES SMNR III
        (Course Id: 111602)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • ENVR 4303-001 TOPICS IN SUSTAINABILITY
        (Course Id: 113078)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • EVSE 5303-001 SUSTAINABILITY ISSUES SMNR III
        (Course Id: 111602)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • ENVR 4303-001 TOPICS IN SUSTAINABILITY
        (Course Id: 113078)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019