Encyclopedia of Sustainability in Higher Education

Living Edition
| Editors: Walter Leal Filho


This encyclopedia serves as a tool to support universities across the world to implement sustainable development in higher education in a number of key areas, such as:

1. Policy-making,  visioning, structures, management and strategies 
2. Teaching, learning and competencies 
3. Research and transformation 
4. Campus greening, design, operations and carbon impacts
5. Students and stakeholders´  initiatives and involvement
The encyclopedia  will be of special interest to administrators and managers at higher education institutions; academic staff (e.g. lecturers,  professors, researchers); technical staff and students. Also, other groups working outside higher education, but interested on the theory and practice of sustainable development, will find its contents useful.

Editors and affiliations

  • Walter Leal Filho
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Life SciencesHamburg University of Applied Sciences Faculty of Life SciencesHamburgGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-63951-2
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Springer Reference Education Reference Module Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Number Of Entries 267