Chair for Sustainability Management

Welcome to the Department of Sustainability Management!
Since January 2017 Prof. Dr. Stefan Gold is responsible for Sustainable Management at the Institute of Business Administration at the University of Kassel.
In research and teaching we focus on the following areas:

  • Humane work
  • Models of sustainable management at the Base of the Pyramid
  • Sustainable Value Chains - Sustainable Supply Chain Management
  • Diffusion of sustainability
  • Sustainability in humanitarian aid operations

Our focus in detail.
If you are interested in the department, our team, publications, teaching and dissertations and would like to find out more about us, we will give you the opportunity to do so on our website.
On the following websites, prospective students, students and employees will find information on the subject of sustainability management.
We look forward to your visit.


Award for scientific work

Financial Times has recently released a list of top-100 Business School Research with Social Impact. Great to see that our work (together with Florian Lüdeke-Freund and Nancy Bocken) "A Review and Typology of Circular Economy Business Model Patterns" about mapping types of circular business models in Journal of Industrial Ecology is part of this list, with topics ranging from climate change and circular economy to crime busting and the dangers of smartphones.

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