Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions
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The Nicholas Institute for Energy, Environment & Sustainability at Duke University accelerates solutions to critical energy and environmental challenges, advancing a more just, resilient, and sustainable world. The Nicholas Institute conducts and supports actionable research and undertakes sustained engagement with policymakers, businesses, and communities—in addition to delivering transformative educational experiences to empower future leaders. The Nicholas Institute’s work is aligned with the Duke Climate Commitment, which unites the university’s education, research, operations, and external engagement missions to address the climate crisis.

As part of Duke University, the Nicholas Institute offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package, including health care and dental benefits, flexible work options, generous vacation and leave time, retirement benefits, family-friendly benefits, and a tuition assistance program.



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