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Florian Findler

Florian Findler Ph.D.
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CV

since 2021
Teaching and Research Associate post doc (WU Vienna)
2014-2020
Teaching and Research Associate prae doc (WU Vienna)
2012-2013
Research Assistant (University of Hohenheim)

Researcher Identifier

Awards and Honors

2021
Stephan Koren Award
2020
Emerald Literati Award for Outstanding Paper: Findler, F., Schönherr, N., Lozano, R., Reider, D., Martinuzzi, A.: Impacts of higher education institutions on sustainable development – A review and conceptualization, in: International Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education
2019
Award for Outstanding Research Achievements (granted by WU Vienna)
2018
Best of Austria Education for Sustainable Development Award (granted by the Austrian Ministry for Sustainability and Tourism for the education project Humor and Sustainability)
2017
Best of Austria Education for Sustainable Development Award (granted by the Austrian Ministry for Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management for the education project WAYS 2 SUSTAIN)

Classifications

  • 2959 Sustainable development, sustainable economics (Details)
  • 5333 Business management (Details)
  • 5369 Environmental management (Details)

Expertise

  • Corporate Sustainability & CSR
  • Project management
  • Responsible Innovation
  • Sustainability in Higher Education

Activities

Membership in scientific association
  since 2017 Co-editor of the SIMian, newsletter of the Social Issues in Management (SIM) division of the Academy of Management (AOM)
Reviewer for a scientific journal
  since 2021 Junior Management Science
  since 2020 Frontiers - Frontiers in Sustainability (Sustainable Organizations)
  since 2019 Wiley - Journal of Information Technology for Development
  since 2019 MDPI - Sustainability
  since 2019 Emerald - International Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education
Reviewer for an international conference
  2019 Academy of Management (AOM) annual meeting
  2018 International Association for Business and Society (IABS) annual conference
  2018 Group for Research on Organizations and the Natural Environment (GRONEN) conference
  2018 Academy of Management (AOM) annual meeting
  2017 International Association for Business and Society (IABS) annual conference
  2017 Academy of Management (AOM) annual meeting

Publications

Journal article

2021 Schönherr, Norma, Vogel-Pöschl, Heike Christiane, Findler, Florian, Martinuzzi, Robert-Andre. 2021. Accountability by design? Exploring design characteristics of Corporate Social Responsibility Standards. Sustainability Accounting, Management and Policy Journal. open access (Details)
  Findler, Florian. 2021. Toward a sustainability assessment framework of research impacts: Contributions of a business school. Sustainable Development. open access (Details)
2019 Findler, Florian, Schönherr, Norma, Lozano, Rodrigo, Stacherl, Barbara. 2019. Assessing the Impacts of Higher Education Institutions on Sustainable Development - An Analysis of Tools and Indicators. Sustainability. 11 (1), 59 open access (Details)
2018 Findler, Florian, Hametner, Markus, Schönherr, Norma, Graimann, Bernhard, Halme, Minna, Martinuzzi, Robert-Andre, Menachemi, Nir, Montandon, Lydia. 2018. Improving Lives through Responsible Innovation - Practices and Challenges. Academy of Management Proceedings, 2018, (1) (Details)
  Findler, Florian, Schönherr, Norma, Lozano, Rodrigo, Reider, Daniela, Martinuzzi, Robert-Andre. 2018. The impacts of higher education institutions on sustainable development: A review and conceptualization. International Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education. 20 (1), 23-38. open access (Details)
2017 Schönherr, Norma, Findler, Florian, Martinuzzi, Robert-Andre. 2017. Exploring the Interface of CSR and the Sustainable Development Goals. Transnational Corporations 24 (3), 33-47. (Details)
  Findler, Florian, Schönherr, Norma, Lozano, Rodrigo, Reider, Daniela, Martinuzzi, Robert-Andre. 2017. Impacts of higher education institutions on sustainable development – review and conceptualization. Academy of Management Proceedings, 2017, (1) (Details)

Chapter in edited volume

2019 Findler, Florian, Schönherr, Norma, Martinuzzi, Robert-Andre. 2019. Higher Education Institutions as Transformative Agents for a Sustainable Society. In: Chancen und Grenzen der Nachhaltigkeitstransformation. Ökonomische und soziologische Perspektiven, Hrsg. Luks, Fred, 95-106. Wiesbaden: Springer Gabler. (Details)
  Findler, Florian. 2019. Scoping What Matters: An Introduction to Impact Mapping. In: Business and the Sustainable Development Goals: Measuring and Managing Corporate Impacts, Hrsg. Norma Schönherr, André Martinuzzi, 55-74. Cham, Schweiz: Palgrave Macmillan. (Details)
2015 Findler, Florian, Martinuzzi, Robert-Andre. 2015. Wirkungsverantwortung – Konsequenzen eines neuen CSR-Ansatzes für Unternehmen und Management. In: Rethink Economy. Perspektivenvielfalt in der Nachhaltigkeitsforschung –Beispiele aus der Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien, Hrsg. Luks, Fred, S. 51-66. München: oekom. (Details)

Contribution to conference proceedings

2020 Martinuzzi, Robert-Andre, Findler, Florian, Spörk, Angelo. 2020. MAKING HUMOR PART OF THE COURSE DESIGN. In ICERI2020 Proceedings, Hrsg. IATED, 8997-9004. Online Conference: None. (Details)
2018 Schönherr, Norma, Findler, Florian, Vogel-Pöschl, Heike Christiane. 2018. Invisible barriers to success decoupling risk and structural variation in international accountability standards. In Proceedings of the International Association for Business and Society, Hrsg. Van Buren, Harry; VanSandt, Craig, 53-64. Hong Kong: None. (Details)
2017 Schönherr, Norma, Findler, Florian, Martinuzzi, Robert-Andre. 2017. Are extant tools fit for measuring the business contribution to sustainability? In Proceedings of the 21th Conference of the Environmental and Sustainability Management Accounting Network, Hrsg. - 1-3. Liège: None. (Details)

Paper presented at an academic conference or symposium

2018 Schönherr, Norma, Findler, Florian, Vogel-Pöschl, Heike Christiane. 2018. DECOUPLING RISK IN CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY STANDARDS: A COMPARATIVE ASSESSMENT. GRONEN Research Conference 2018/, Almeria, Spanien, 13.06.-16.06. (Details)
  Schönherr, Norma, Findler, Florian, Vogel-Pöschl, Heike Christiane, Martinuzzi, Robert-Andre. 2018. Invisible Barriers to Success: Decoupling Risk and Structural Variation in International Accountability Standards. Annual Meeting of the International Association of Business and Society, Hongkong, China, 06.06.-10.06. (Details)
  Findler, Florian, Schönherr, Norma, Lozano, Rodrigo, Stacherl, Barbara. 2018. Making the Invisible Visible: Impact Assessment in Higher Education. Annual Meeting of the International Association of Business and Society, Hongkong, China, 06.06.-10.06. (Details)
  Schönherr, Norma, Findler, Florian, Vogel-Pöschl, Heike Christiane. 2018. Policy-Practice Decoupling in CSR Standards: The Role of Design Characteristics. Annual Conference of the Society for Business Ethics, Chicago, Vereinigte Staaten/USA, 10.08.-12.08. (Details)
  Findler, Florian, Schönherr, Norma, Lozano, Rodrigo, Stacherl, Barbara. 2018. Sustainability Impact Assessment in Higher Education – A Review of Tools and Indicators. Austrian Presidency of the EU Council Conference on Impact of Social Sciences and Humanities for a European Research Agenda – Valuation of SSH in mission-oriented research, Wien, Österreich, 28.11.-29.11. (Details)
2017 Schönherr, Norma, Findler, Florian, Martinuzzi, Robert-Andre. 2017. Are extant tools fit for measuring the business contribution to sustainability? 21st Conference of the Environmental and Sustainability Management Accounting Network, Liège, Belgien, 27.06.-29-06. (Details)
  Findler, Florian, Schönherr, Norma, Lozano, Rodrigo, Reider, Daniela, Martinuzzi, Robert-Andre. 2017. Impacts of higher education institutions on sustainable development ¿ a review and reconceptualization. Annual Conference of the International Association For Business and Society, Amsterdam, Niederlande, 29.06.-02.07. (Details)
  Findler, Florian, Schönherr, Norma, Lozano, Rodrigo, Reider, Daniela, Martinuzzi, Robert-Andre. 2017. Impacts of higher education institutions on sustainable development – review and conceptualization. Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Atlanta, Vereinigte Staaten/USA, 04.08.-08.08. (Details)
2016 Findler, Florian, Huart, Amelie. 2016. Corporate Social Responsibility for impacts – Mapping of impact pathways. GRONEN Research Conference – Doctoral Consortium, Hamburg, Deutschland, 23.05.-27.05. (Details)
2015 Findler, Florian, Schönherr, Norma, Martinuzzi, Robert-Andre. 2015. Corporate Social Responsibility for impacts – Evaluation of impact pathways. Herbsttagung der VHB Kommission Nachhaltigkeitsmanagement, Ulm, Deutschland, 29.09.-30.09. (Details)
  Martinuzzi, Robert-Andre, Findler, Florian. 2015. Replacing subsidies by intelligence – design, implementation and impacts of publicly funded consulting programs for corporate sustainability. Global Cleaner Production and Sustainable Consumption Conference, Sitges/Barcelona, Spanien, 01.11.-04.11. (Details)

Poster presented at an academic conference or symposium

2014 Szöcs, Ilona, Findler, Florian, Schönherr, Norma. 2014. Integrating Development Issues into Global Supply Chain Management:The Role of Multinational Companies. IARU Sustainability Science Congress Global Challenges: Achieving Sustainability, Kopenhagen, Dänemark, 22.10.-24.10. (Details)

Working/discussion paper, preprint

2021 Martinuzzi, Robert-Andre, Findler, Florian. 2021. LIVING INNOVATION Policy Brief No 1: A New Narrative for Responsible Innovation. (Details)
  Martinuzzi, Robert-Andre, Findler, Florian. 2021. LIVING INNOVATION Policy brief No 2: A Multi-Stakeholder Initiative for Responsible Innovation. (Details)

Multimedia

2017 Martinuzzi, Robert-Andre, Findler, Florian. 2017. WAYS 2 SUSTAIN. Institute for Managing Sustainability. (Details)

Projects

2020
Impacts of WU's teaching (2020-2020) (Details)
Wiener Stadtwerke Impact (2020-2020) (Details)
2019
Impacts of WU research (2019-2019) (Details)
2016
WU Impact Map (2016-2016) (Details)