Associate Professor Eva Collins

Eva Collins

Associate Dean of Research - Waikato Management School
Acting Director of NZ Institute for Business Research

Qualifications: BS (Hons) Portland State, MA Essex, PhD George Washington

About Eva

A former Washington lobbyist, Eva has a long-standing interest in sustainability and works with the New Zealand Institute for Business Research (NZIBR)'s Sustainability Research Group. Her research interests include sustainability policy and management, strategic environmental management and business government strategy.

She is a collaborator in a longitudinal study of sustainability practices of New Zealand businesses, and has contributed to a series of case studies of sustainable businesses that have drawn international attention.

Recent Publications

  • Pavlovich, K., Connolly, H., Gibb, J., & Collins, E. (2017). Yealands Wine Group Holdings Limited: A case study. Journal of Management & Organization, 23(5), 728-740. doi:10.1017/jmo.2017.11

  • Starik, M., Kanashiro, P., & Collins, E. (2017). Sustainability management textbooks: Potentially necessary, but probably not sufficient. Academy of Management Learning & Education, 16(3), 503-505. doi:10.5465/amle.2017.0188

  • Roper, J., & Collins, E. (2016). Sustainability, hegemony and the dialectics of change. In 32nd EGOS Colloquium (pp. 36 pages). Naples, Italy. Open Access version:

  • Gibb, J., Connolly, H., Collins, E., & Pavlovich, K. (2016). Nice guys making Nice Blocks. Journal of Management & Organization, 22(1), 133-137. doi:10.1017/jmo.2015.10

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Contact Details

Room: MSB.3.38B
Phone: +64 7 838 4083