Shrivastava, Paul

Shrivastava, Paul
Chief Sustainability Officer
The Pennsylvania State University
103 Land and Water Research Building, University Park, PA 16802, USA

Paul Shrivastava is Chief Sustainability Officer at The Pennsylvania State University, Director of the Sustainability Institute and Professor of Management. Prior to this he was the Executive Director of Future Earth, where he established the secretariat for global environmental change programs. He served as David O’Brien Distinguished Professor of Sustainable Enterprise at Concordia University, Montreal. He also leads the International Chair for Arts and Sustainable Enterprise at ICN Business School, Nancy, France. Dr. Shrivastava founded several private companies, non-profit organizations, and the ONE Division of the Academy of Management. He received his Ph. D. from the University of Pittsburgh. He was tenured Associate Professor of Management at NYU; Fulbright Senior Scholar at Kyoto University; and Howard I. Scott Chair in Management at Bucknell University. He has published 17 books and over 100 articles in scholarly journals. Paul is a member of The Club of Rome, an organization of notable scientists, economists, businessmen and businesswomen, high level civil servants and former heads of state from around the world who share a common concern for the future of humanity and strive to make a difference by promoting understanding of the global challenges facing humanity and to propose solutions through scientific analysis, communication and advocacy.