Details for Business School - Staffordshire University
Type of Organization
Type of Education
Undergraduate, Post Graduate, Doctoral, Executive
Institution is part of
Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, United Kingdom
Sign Up Date to PRME
12 Feb 2016
Current Sharing Information on Progress Report Submission
29 Apr 2018
Sharing Information on Progress (2018)
Period Covered: Jan 2014 to Jan 2018
Achievements Curriculum Integration in the Field of Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability
Dr. Souad Moufty is currently leading an EU Strategic Partnership project: Adoption of Sustainable Accounting Practices for Reporting (Report ASAP). Report ASAP will provide the necessary training and tools for SMEs staff in six (6) countries, UK, SPAIN, ITALY, CROATIA, BULGARIA, and GREECE, to adopt sustainable accounting and reporting practices in a cost-effective way.
Professor Jon Fairburn (Professor of Sustainable Development) is currently leading an EU Strategic Partnership project Sustainable Managers in the Tourism Sector SMARTOUR which is being designed with the industry and will result in a curriculum and online tool to provide training in sustainable management.
In other areas of the Business School, CSR is covered in UG and PG modules using business simulations and consider ethics in relation to marketing, corporate governance, social enterprises, charities and non-profit organisations.
Further opportunities will be sought to embed and evidence the integration of responsible management education within all aspects of the Business School’s provision. A particular focus for this work will be the review, revalidation and validation of all the School’s undergraduate courses during 2016, aiming to fully embed the Principles for Responsible Management Education prior to incorporation within all Postgraduate and Doctoral provisions.
Achievements Research Development in the Field of Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability
Professor Jon Fairburn sits on the advisory board for Lucideon Ltd which provides training and verification in a wide range of international and national standards for sustainability http://www.lucideon.com/assurance/.