Key Contacts

Key Contacts

Positive Change Initiative

Eva Rood

Eva Rood is director of the Positive Change Initiative at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University. With her team, she is responsible for facilitating and accelerating the implementation of RSM’s mission, to be a force for positive change in the world, for business development and for several innovation projects.

She is also is project leader of the European Network for the Advancement of Business and Landscape Education (ENABLE). This network develops much-needed education on integrated landscape management based on sustainable business models. ENABLE is a strategic partnership of renowned partners including academic partners, private businesses, the public sector, and NGOs that is co-funded by the Erasmus+ programme of the European Union.

Sustainable RSM

Joey Johannsen

Joey Johannsen is sustainability coordinator at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University; providing leadership in sustainable development and responsible management with consultation to the Positive Change Initiative. In addition, she coaches the student PRME design team; integrating the principles into the school's curricula and coaches the RSM STAR team generating the annual RSM Forum for Sustainable Development (7th edition in 2019).

MSc Global Business and Sustainability

Dr Steve Kennedy

Dr Steve Kennedy is associate professor in the Department of Business-Society Management at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University. He is academic director of the MSc Global Business & Sustainability Programme and teaches courses such as 'Climate Change Strategy Role Play' and 'Sustainability Leadership and Planetary Boundaries'. His research interests are corporate sustainability, climate change and sustainability-oriented innovation. In addition, he is supervising two PhD projects.

Positive Change

Sascha Bol

Sascha Bol is project coordinator for the Positive Change Initiative at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University. She is working on several projects to bring RSM’s mission "to be a force for positive change in the world" into practice; coordinating the creation of Videos on Positive Change to use in RSM’s education and a Portal for Positive Change online. In addition she is coaching Student Action Teams.