Centre for Sustainable and Responsible Organisations (CSaRO)

Centre for Sustainable and Responsible Organisations (CSaRO)

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Centre for Sustainable and Responsible Organisations (CSaRO)

Melbourne, Australia 

Faculty of Business and Law
Deakin University 

Mission

CSaRO brings together researchers from a variety of disciplines to better understand and promote long-term sustainable and responsible organisational behaviour. We work on various research grants, collaborating with academic institutions and leaders within the industry to advance the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) agenda. Our work is both local and international – where we strive to provide cutting-edge solutions for more sustainable outcomes.

CSaRO aims to:

Main Activities 

CSaRO is a research centre within the Faculty of Business and Law at Deakin University. It brings together researchers from a range of disciplines to promote long-term sustainable and responsible organizational behavior. We do this by engaging with various stakeholders including the research community, business leaders, governments at all levels and the public at large.
 
Our key research areas include Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Sustainable and Responsible Governance, Social inclusion; Refugees Work and Careers, Environmental marketing; Ethical/Social Marketing, and Workplace Health and Wellbeing. 

Organizational Structure

CSaRO currently has 20 research members across various disciplines. Our members are from the disciplinary areas of Accounting, Finance, Economics, Marketing, Information Systems and Management resulting in a centre with broad multidisciplinary skills and experience.

Contact

Michael Polonsky
Co-Director & Professor

Michael.polonsky@deakin.edu.au 

Dr. Fara Azmat
Co-director

Fara.azmat@deakin.edu.au

http://www.deakin.edu.au/business/research/centre-for-sustainable-and-responsible-organisations