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Shirley-Ann Behravesh

Grad Research Assistant
Graduate Assistant/Associate, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 5502
Lecturer
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 5502
Senior Sustainability Scientist
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 5502
Biography

Shirley-Ann Behravesh is a senior sustainability scientist and a lecturer with the School of Sustainability. Dr. Behravesh holds degrees in management, finance, manufacturing engineering and sustainability. She has extensive project management experience with various sustainability projects, including sustainable technologies, transportation, construction, food and businesses. Her research focuses on understanding sustainable organizations, their culture, leadership and their goals. She also works and is interested in the field of supply chain sustainability, social entrepreneurship and the design of sustainable products including biomimicry. Dr. Behravesh works with non-profit organizations in the field of sustainable procurement, including the Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council and the American Sustainable Business Council.

Research Interests

Corporate sustainability: Sustainable business practices; Environmental standards; Corporate Social Responsibility; Organizational culture & Sustainability; Sustainable Supply Chains; Sustainable enterprise & innovation; Design for Sustainability; Sustainable Production & Consumption

International Development: Sustainable development for the developing world; Humanitarian Engineering

Education: Sustainability education; Pedagogy for complex sciences, problem solving and critical thinking

 

 

 

Fall 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
SOS 110Sustainable World
SOS 492Honors Directed Study
EMS 588MSL Capstone
SOS 594Conference and Workshop
Summer 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
SOS 110Sustainable World
EMS 586Intro to MSL Capstone
Summer 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
SOS 110Sustainable World
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
SOS 110Sustainable World
SOS 111Sustainable Cities
SOS 594Conference and Workshop
Summer 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
SOS 110Sustainable World
Industry Positions

Program Consultant - Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council