Board of Directors -- Member



Time Commitment

A few hours per month


Long-Term (6 months-1 year)


United States


This is a remote position! We welcome applicants from all over North America!

Engineers for a Sustainable World is searching for new members to serve on its Board of Directors. ESW is a network of 50+ student and professional chapters around North America that design and work on local sustainability projects and participate in a global community, with the aim of building better technical professionals for a better world.

ESW’s board guides financial and strategic decisions for the Executive Director and 25-person volunteer leadership team, and is beginning a new five-year strategic planning process with a focus on financial growth, community engagement for chapters, and providing value for both students and professionals.

The full board meets every two months, with an estimated time commitment of 5 hours a month including service on 1-2 committees. ESW is eager to include diverse voices on the board to match the diversity of its members and leaders, whether in gender, race, or career. We are currently particularly interested in candidates with expertise in marketing/public relations or finance. You do not need to have engineering experience or education to be a great board member!

If you are interested in helping to shape the next generation of engineers to tackle today’s sustainability challenges, fill out this quick application so we can review it and get in touch.



How To Apply

If you are interested, please fill out this quick application so we can review it and get in touch.