Shirley-Ann Behravesh

800 S Cady Mall
Tempe
Senior Sustainability Scientist
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
5502
Lecturer
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
5502
Lecturer
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
5502
Lecturer
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

 

 

 

Courses

Summer 2020
Course Number Course Title
SOS 322 Intl Development&Sustainabilty
Spring 2020
Course Number Course Title
SOS 110 Sustainable World
SOS 111 Sustainable Cities
SOS 394 Special Topics
SOS 493 Honors Thesis
ENT 494 Special Topics
GRA 494 Special Topics
IND 494 Special Topics
SOS 498 Pro-Seminar
EMS 586 Intro to MSL Capstone
Fall 2019
Course Number Course Title
SOS 110 Sustainable World
SOS 492 Honors Directed Study
EMS 588 MSL Capstone
SOS 594 Conference and Workshop
Summer 2019
Course Number Course Title
SOS 110 Sustainable World
EMS 586 Intro to MSL Capstone
Summer 2018
Course Number Course Title
SOS 110 Sustainable World
Fall 2017
Course Number Course Title
SOS 110 Sustainable World
SOS 111 Sustainable Cities
SOS 594 Conference and Workshop
Summer 2017
Course Number Course Title
SOS 110 Sustainable World

Industry Positions

Program Consultant - Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council