Dr. Scott Carlin coordinates the Wyandanch Community Advisory Board (CAB) with NYSCHECK, the New York State Children’s Environmental Health Centers.  Dr. Carlin is a member of the SDG Thought Leaders Circle and a leader in the Unitive Thematic Cluster, a project to improve outcomes in the UN Sustainable Development Goals. He also helps coordinate the Unitive Justice and Global Security Circle. These projects emphasize planetary interdependence. The aim is to "amplify and empower a vision that ensures a healthy, vibrant future for all life on our beautiful planet." At the United Nations, Dr. Carlin is an NGO representative for the Dayemi Foundation, located in Bangladesh. Previously, Dr. Carlin represented the International Society of Doctors for the Environment (ECOSOC representative) and Long Island University (UN DGC). From 2019 to 2021, Dr. Carlin served as second vice-president of the Global NGO Executive Committee (GNEC), a voluntary board of elected NGO representatives to the UN, which works closely with the UN Department of Global Communications. Until 2020, Dr. Carlin served as co-chair of the International Day of Education for Global Citizenship NGO Steering Committee.  This initiative helped expand attention on the importance of global citizenship as a new and critical 21st century literacy. In 2016, Dr. Carlin co-chaired the 66th United Nations Department of Global Communications NGO conference in South Korea, entitled Education for Global Citizenship: Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals for All.   For many years, Dr. Carlin convened LIU Post’s Sustainability Committee, briefly led its Center for Environmental Sustainability, and served as faculty advisor to various student environmental clubs. Dr. Carlin taught geography and environmental sustainability courses at LIU from 1993 to 2023. He earned his Ph.D. from Clark University.