University of Cincinnati Office of the President

University of Cincinnati Office of the President

President's Advisory Council on Environment and Sustainability (PACES)

Committee Name: President’s Advisory Council on Environment & Sustainability (PACES)
Advisory to: President, Sr. VP for Finance and Administration, Sr. VP for Academic Affairs and Provost, Vice President for Research

To provide leadership for the integration of sustainability into educational programs, research and community outreach; to promote and build on existing efforts and strengths around sustainability; to recommend strategies for moving toward a net zero campus in the areas of waste and energy while providing for the needs of campus; to report campus efforts and progress. 

Produce required annual reports: 

►  Carbon Footprint

►  Climate Action Plan




Co-Chairs:  Associate Vice President and University Architect and an appointment by the Provost Office

►  Three faculty members elected by the Faculty Senate

►  Three students appointed /elected by the Undergraduate Student Government

►  One Graduate Student appointed/elected by the GSGA

►  Representative from Facilities Management

►  Representative from Residence Life and Housing

►  Representative from the Office of Student Affairs

►  Representative from Environmental Health & Safety

►Representative from Utilities

►  Sustainability Coordinator

►  Staff, Office of Campus Planning and Design

Meeting Schedule: Monthly and as required.
Contact: Mary Beth McGrew,