Prof. Elizabeth Kurucz is Associate Professor of Leadership and Sustainability in the Department of Management, Gordon S. Lang School of Business at the University of Guelph. Elizabeth holds an undergraduate degree in Anthropology from McMaster University and a Master of Industrial Relations from the University of Toronto, along with a PhD in Organizational Behaviour from the Schulich School of Business, York University. Her research is focused on the innovative design of interactions between individuals and organizations that catalyze learning toward social-ecological resilience.
Elizabeth’s work has been published in journals such as the Journal of Business Ethics, Organization & Environment, the Journal of Cleaner Production, Management Learning, Business & Society, Human Resource Planning, and in the Oxford Handbook of Corporate Social Responsibility and The Sage Handbook of Complexity and Management. Her book, with Barry Colbert and David Wheeler, is Reconstructing Value: Leadership Skills for a Sustainable World (2013) from the University of Toronto Press. A second edition of this book is currently underway.