The Duke University Energy Initiative has merged with the Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions to create a new organization: the Nicholas Institute for Energy, Environment & Sustainability. Working closely with Duke University schools and other units, the merged institute advances the university’s mission to build a more sustainable world by developing transformative educational experiences; galvanizing and conducting impactful research; and engaging with key decision makers at the global, national, state, and local levels. A new website is under development. Learn more about the merger.
We offer a number of career opportunities, with many positions allowing our employees the chance to play a role in the leading environmental debates of our time. In addition to a unique and dynamic work environment, the Nicholas Institute for Energy, Environment & Sustainability—part of Duke University—offers employees a comprehensive benefits package, including health care and dental benefits, flexible work options, generous vacation and leave time, retirement benefits, and a tuition assistance program.