Sandra Waddock is a Professor of Management, Galligan Chair of Strategy, and Scholar of Corporate Responsibility at Boston College’s Carroll School of Management She has published more than 100 papers and thirteen books on such issues as systems change, the role of memes in change processes, developing a new narrative for business in society, stewardship of the future, corporate sustainability and responsibility, the problem of growth, and management education. She is the recipient of the 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award from Humboldt University in Berlin, the 2015 award for Leadership in Humanistic Management, and the 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award in Collaboration Research (CSSI Symposium and Partnership Resource Center, Erasmus University, among other awards. Her latest books are Intellectual Shamans and Healing the World.
Contribution to Roundtable on 'The Problem of Action'
To guide system change, we need a new story about what it means to be human, a story that underscores our deep interdependence with each other and the planet.