Ivey/ARCS 10th Annual PhD Sustainability Academy
November 9-12, 2017
Spencer Leadership Centre, London, Canada

The PhD Sustainability Academy, co-hosted by the Ivey Business School and Alliance for Research on Corporate Sustainability (ARCS), convenes 15 promising PhD students and senior researchers championing path-breaking research on sustainability across multiple disciplines using diverse theoretical and methodological approaches. Each student receives intensive feedback on their research project. The participants and faculty members represent a range of management disciplines and methodologies. This Academy represents one of the foremost learning and networking events for students researching social and environmental issues.

“The discussions were intense and stimulating! I think everyone came back from the Academy with a myriad of new research ideas as well as a set of new friends.”

- Magali Delmas, ARCS President and 2014 PhD Sustainability Academy Faculty Mentor

"The promise: to get very generous feedback on your research, in a community that deeply cares about you, people and the planet. The cost: friendships for life."

- Maja Tampe, MIT Sloan School of Management and 2015 PhD Sustainability Academy Fellow

Faculty mentors, 2017

Shaz Ansari
Shaz Ansari
Judge Business School, University of Cambridge
Professor of Strategy and Innovation
Professorial Fellow of St. Edmund's College
Ruth Aquilera
Ruth V. Aguilera
D'Amore-McKim School of Business, Northeastern University
Professor of International Business and Strategy
Michael Barnett
Michael Barnett
Rutgers Business School, Rutgers University
Professor of Management and Global Business
Oana Branzei
Oana Branzei
Ivey Business School, Western University
Donald F. Hunter Professor of International Business
Barbara Grey
Barbara Gray
Smeal College of Business, PennState
Professor Emerita of Organizational Behaviour