Curriculum Vitae

Sarah M. Goss

Education

Graduate

  • Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis, M.A., Philosophy, In Progress                                             Concentration: Bioethics
  • Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis, M.S., Geology, 2016

Undergraduate

  • Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis, B.A., Environmental Ethics, 2006                                                                Minors: Geography, Philosophy, and Writing

Experience

Research and Projects

Select Presentations and Workshops

  • “Let’s Unify the Science and Faith Communities,” Ministry in a Time of Climate Change, Union Theologial Seminary, New York, NY, June 2017
  • Building Neighborhood Resilience,” Neighbor Power Indy, Marian University, Indianapolis, IN, March 2017
  • What Makes Us Human?” IUPUI Research Day, Indianapolis, IN, April 2016
  • Reimagining the River,” IUPUI Research Day, Indianapolis, IN, April 2016
  • Freshwater in the Arctic,” Poster and oral presentation at Diplomacy Lab Project Fair at the U.S. State Department, U.S. Department of State, Washington D.C., April 2016
  • Service Learning: Connecting Students to Nature in an Urban Environment,” International Symposium on Service-Learning, University of Indianapolis, May 2015
  • “Elementary Ecological Education,” Poster presentation at the “National Council for Science and the Environment 7th annual conference: Integrating Environment and Human Health,” Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, Washington D.C., February 2007
  • Elementary Ecological Education,” Poster presentation at the “National Conference on Undergraduate Research,” University of North Carolina, Asheville. April, 2006
  • “Elementary Ecological Education,” Poster presentation at the “National Council for Science and the Environment 6th annual conference: Energy for a Sustainable and Secure Future,” Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, Washington D.C., January 2006
  • “Elementary Ecological Education,” Oral presentation at the “Indiana University Undergraduate Research Conference,” Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis. December 2005
  • “The Land Ethic: Capitalism, Socialism, and Environmentalism,” Oral presentation at the “Indiana University Undergraduate Research Conference,” Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis. February 2005

Select Collaborative Conferences Attended

  • “Ministry in a Time of Climate Change,” Center for Earth Ethics, Union Theological Seminary, New York, New York, June 2017
  • “Protecting the Urban Environment, 9th Annual Environment, Energy & Natural Resources Symposium,” Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, Indianapolis, Indiana, March 2017
  • “National Council for Science and the Environment‘s 15th National Conference and Global Forum on Science, Policy, and the Environment: Energy and Climate Change,” Hyatt Regency Crystal City, Washington D.C. February 2010.
  • “Richard Lugar Collegiate Conference on Energy,” Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, Indiana, October 2010
  • “National Council for Science and the Environment 10th National Conference: The New Green Economy,” Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, Washington D.C., January 2010.
  • “Indiana University Energy Summit,” Indiana University Bloomington, August 2009; Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis, September 2009
  • “National Council for Science and the Environment 8th National Conference: Climate Change: Science and Solutions,” Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, Washington D.C. January 2008
  • “National Conference on Undergraduate Research,” Washington and Lee University and Virginia Military Institute, Lexington, Virginia. April 2005
  • “5th National Conference on Science, Policy and the Environment: Forecasting Environmental Changes,” Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, Washington D.C. February 2005
  • “The Law and Economics of Development and Environment,” Indiana University School of Law, Indianapolis, Indiana. January 2005
  • “18th Annual 2004 CIC Summer Research Opportunities Program Conference,” University of Iowa Graduate School, Iowa City, Iowa. July 2004

Accomplishments

Awards and Fellowships

  • Sam H. Jones Community Service Fellowship, Spring 2016-Spring 2017
  • Sam H. Jones Service Learning Assistant, 2015
  • Graduate Fellowship: Department of Earth Science, 2009-2011
  • IUPUI Most Outstanding Female Student, 2006
  • IUPUI Top 100 Student Recognition Award, 2006
  • IUPUI Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Grant, 2006
  • McNair Research Scholarship, 2005-2006
  • Loretta Lunsford Scholarship, 2005-2006
  • IUPUI Undergraduate Research Grant for travel and research in Cuba, 2004

Leadership

  • Executive Director, National Council for Science and Faith, 2014-Present
  • Co-Director of Education and Outreach, GoGreen! IUPUI!, 2010
  • IUPUI Energy Club, 2009
  • Teaching Assistant: Global Change Biology, Spring 2007
  • Founder and President of the Environmental Ethics Club at IUPUI, established in 2005
  • Student Council, IUPUI School of Liberal Arts
  • Group leader IUPUI Summer Diversity Workshop, 2005
  • TRIO day organizing committee, 2005

Professional Memberships

  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • National Association of Geoscience Teachers
  • Golden Key International Honor Society