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The 11th Annual PhD Sustainability Academy is accepting applications until Friday, August 31, 2018

  • 1.  The 11th Annual PhD Sustainability Academy is accepting applications until Friday, August 31, 2018

    Posted 08-28-2018 03:04

    11th Annual PhD Sustainability Academy

    October 18-21, 2018 @ Spencer Leadership Centre, London, Canada



    Please email your complete application to obranzei@ivey.ca by Friday, August 31, 2018.


    The PhD Sustainability Academy, co-hosted by Ivey Business School and the Alliance for Research on Corporate Sustainability (ARCS) each fall, represents one of the foremost learning and networking events for students researching social and environmental issues.


    Five globally renowned guest faculty, affiliated with Cambridge, Cornell, ESADE, York, and PennState, make the 2018 event an international hot spot for sustainability scholars.


    All local expenses (meal, accommodation, and events) will be fully covered for the 15 competitively selected fellows.


    All accepted submissions will be considered for a prestigious Best Paper award, accompanied by a $500 cash prize (most of the prior award winners have already been published in the Academy of Management Journal, Administrative Science Quarterly, and the Strategic Management Journal).


    2018 Faculty Mentors


    Marya BESHAROV, ILR School, Cornell University


    Oana BRANZEI (host), Ivey Business School, Western University


    Tobias HAHN, Faculty of Social Sciences ESADE


    Paul TRACEY, Cambridge Judge Business School, University of Cambridge


    Maxim VORONOV, Schulich School of Business, York University


    Charlene ZIETSMA, Smeal College of Business PennState






    Oana Branzei, PhD


    Donald F. Hunter Professor of International Business

    Associate Professor, Strategy

    Director, Sustainability Certificate Program

    Founder, Social Innovation Lab

    Faculty Scholar, Western University

    Ivey Business School, Office 2368

    1255 Western Road, London, Canada N6G 0N1

    Tel: 519 661 4114 / Cell: 519 851 4025

    Email: obranzei@ivey.uwo.ca

    Web: http://www.ivey.uwo.ca/faculty/directory/oana-branzei/


    "Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world." Harriet Tubman