Dr. Stephanie Bertels is an assistant professor at the Beedie School of Business at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, Canada. Stephanie studies how organizations make the transition towards sustainability by undertaking practitioner informed research on sustainable operations, embedding sustainability and sustainable innovation.
Stephanie was the lead author of a systematic review on embedding sustainability for the Network for Business Sustainability and developed an embedding sustainability ‘wheel’ tool that has been well received by industry. www.nbs.net/topic/culture/organizational-culture/
She currently leads a major research study that brings together leading firms into an embedding sustainability working group to assess what they are doing to embed sustainability, what progress they are making and how to improve their performance. www.nbs.net/community/embedding-sustainability-working-group/