Faculty & Educators

Faculty and Junior Faculty Opportunities

Each summer, WYSE recruits award-winning faculty and junior faculty from across the country to lead groups of 25 students throughout the week of conference activities. Our faculty are creative, innovative and experienced environmental educators and practitioners representing the best educational, government, and private organizations across the country. Our junior faculty are WYSE alumni currently pursuing environmental science degrees.

To learn more about our faculty positions and to apply, please see the position description by clicking here.

To learn more about our junior faculty and to apply, please see last year’s position description by clicking here.

If you are interested in applying to be a 2020 summer faculty or junior faculty member, please send an email to program director, Richard Friesner, at rfriesne@gmu.edu.

Nominate Your Best Students

Thank you for your interest in the Washington Youth Summit on the Environment. Nominations for the 2020 Summit are now being accepted. Please click on the link to the right to nominate deserving student leaders to represent your school and state as a National Youth Delegate. Students must be current high school sophomores or juniors to be eligible. If you have any questions, or would like to apply for a summer faculty advisor position, please contact us at wyse@gmu.edu.