Schulich Professor Elected to Academy of Management Board

Irene Henriques Professor of Sustainability & Economics
Irene Henriques

Irene Henriques, Professor of Sustainability & Economics and a Schulich Research Excellence Fellow, has been elected to serve as a Representative-at-Large on the Board of Governors for the Academy of Management.

The Academy is the largest professional organization in the field of management with more than 18,000 members from over 120 countries around the world. Considered the preeminent professional association for management and organization scholars, the organization includes both academics and practitioners.

Henriques, who is also the Economics Area Coordinator at Schulich and an Affiliate Research Scholar for the Rutgers Institute for Corporate Social Innovation, will serve a three-year term on the Board of Governors. Her research focuses on economics, stakeholder management and sustainability.

“Irene Henriques’ appointment is a well-deserved recognition of her long-standing contributions to the field,” said Schulich Dean Detlev Zwick.

Quinetta Roberson, Past President of the Academy of Management and Nominating Committee Chair, congratulated Professor Henriques on her election and welcomed her as a member of the organization’s leadership team.