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Huizenga School names Scholars-in-Residence

Dr.RimanoczyandDr.GonetDr.RimanoczyandDr.GonetIsabel Rimanoczy, Ed.D., and Guenola Nonet, Ph.D., have been named H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship scholars-in-residence to enhance and support sustainability initiatives at the Business School and across NSU.

Rimanoczy holds an Ed.D. from Columbia University, and her research area is the Sustainability Mindset. She is the convener of LEAP, a global network of academics promoting sustainability that has 39 members in 19 countries.  She has been teaching at Fordham University in New York City and is the author of “Big Bang Being: Developing the Sustainability Mindset.”

Nonet received a Ph.D in Sciences of Business, Summa Cum Laude, from Montpellier University in France and a master of sciences in Global Business and Stakeholder Management, from Rotterdam School of Management-Erasmus University, The Netherlands. In 2014 she received the Distinguished Doctoral Thesis Award on Corporate Social Responsibility & Responsible Management Innovation, presented by the French organizations ADERSE and ORSE. She is an active participant of the United Nations Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) research group on poverty and inequalities.

Rimanoczy and Nonet are working with students, faculty, and staff to enhance and support NSU sustainability initiatives. Events they have been planned include the second Earth Day celebration; a  Sustainability 101 Series with experts and guest speakers; two elective courses on Sustainability Mindset and Sustainability Entrepreneurship to be offered at the Business School starting August that will be open for registration campus wide for graduates and undergraduates; internships at the Broward County Energy and Sustainability Program and at the Business School to work on the Sustainability Team; and to develop the selection of sustainability-related business tittles at the Alvin Sherman Library .

For more information on the sustainability project, email irimanoczy@nova.edu or  gnonet@nova.edu.