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Rob Andrejewski
Director of Sustainability
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Nonprofit Studies

Rob Andrejewski is the Director of Sustainability at the University of Richmond, where he works to bring awareness to today’s biggest issues and connect individuals with their unique ability to respond in a meaningful way. Andrejewski received his doctorate from Penn State University in Recreation, Park, & Tourism Management, which influenced the development of his camp-counselor-for-the-Earth approach to his work. He is a Senior Fellow in the Environmental Leadership Program and recently served as Board President of the International Society of Sustainability Professionals. Rob lives with his wife, Jennie, and their two boys, Leo and Jack.


Green Giant Award, Falls of the James Group of the Sierra Club, 2019

International Society of Sustainability Professionals
Professional Experience
Director of Sustainability (2015-Present)

University of Richmond

Outreach & Engamgenet Coordinator (2014-2015)

University of Virginia, Charlottesville

Institutional Service
  • Chair, Sustainability and Environmental Awareness Committee (2016-Present)
  • Environmental Leadership Program Senior Fellow (2013-Present)


Community Service
  • Co-Founder and Secretary, Monument Avenue Park Civic Association, Richmond (2016-Present)
  • Environment, Economic Development & Energy Committee, Richmond Green City Commission (2015-Present)
  • Board Member (2016), President of the Board (2017) & Past President (2018), International Society of Sustainability Professionals
  • Technical Stakeholder Committee, RVAH20, Richmond (2016-2018)
  • Planning Committee, Smart & Sustainable Campuses Conference, Baltimore (2014-2017)


Selected Publications

Buckland, P., Goodstein, E, Alexander, R., Muchnick, B., Mallia, M. E., Leary, N., Andrejewski, R., & Barsom., S. (2018). The challenge of coordinated civic climate change education. Journal of Environmental Studies & Sciences, 8(2), 169-178.

Mullenbach, L. E., Andrejewski, R. G., & Mowen, A. J. (2018) Connecting children to nature through residential outdoor environmental education. Environmental Education Research.

B.A., The College of William & Mary 1998
M.S., State University of New York at Cortland 2005
Recreation & Leisure Studies
Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University 2011
Recreation, Park & Tourism Management
Contact Information
114 Puryear Hall
(804) 287-1268