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Sustainable Investing Advisory Committee (SIAC)




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Copeland Hall houses the Ohio University College of Business


Our Investment Beliefs 


SIAC is devoted to creating a learning environment for future leaders that upholds Ohio University’s values of community, character, civility, citizenship, and commitment. Through a collaborative process SIAC analyzed university policies and priorities in order to identify the Environmental, Social, and Governance factors most relevant to our institution. In keeping with these values, the following list describes aspects of business in which SIAC feels reflects these values:

•    Reduction of climate risk and greenhouse gas emissions
•    Sustainable purchasing and supply chain practices
•    Use of renewable energy
•    Waste reduction and recycling
•    Following Safety/Environmental Regulations
•    Responsible Resource Management/Extraction 


•    Conflict-free mineral sourcing
•    Tobacco-free policies
•    Diversity and inclusion of all ages, races, ethnic groups, genders, gender identities, sexual orientations, national origins, cultures, socioeconomic classes, abilities, ways of thinking, geographic regions, and religions
•    Violence-free workplace
•    Prevention of sexual misconduct
•    No discrimination or harassment
•    Community involvement 

•    Equitable pay and compensation 
•    Ethical entertainment and travel expense practices
•    Corporate Transparency 
•    Diverse and fair management practices
•    Anti-Corruption practices 



Weekly Meetings 

Our meetings are held on Mondays at 5 p.m. in Copeland Hall or Baker Center. 


Join Our Team. 

Interested in applying to SIAC? Email a cover leter and a resume to Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis. Please allow five business days for a letter of reply. 


Contact Us.


Phone: 740-593-0460

Address: Office of Sustainability, Bingham House, 97 Richland Ave, Athens, OH 45701