Department/School

Operations and Supply Chain Management

Date of this version

2013

Document Type

Article

Keywords

Supply Chain Management, Procurement, Sustainability

Abstract

Organizations are facing increased pressure from various stakeholders to address issues of sustainability, resulting in a growing demand for sustainability education and training. Procurement groups remain the key drivers of many sustainability-related strategies, placing pressure on universities to integrate sustainability concepts into the business curriculum. This article describes a replicable educational model that allows students to learn about sustainable procurement while concurrently promoting sustainability within the university community.

Published in

Decision Sciences Journal of Innovative Education

Citation/Other Information

11(3), 279-294