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Arjen Evert Jan Wals

Professor, gäst

Arjen Evert Jan Wals
Professor, gäst
arjen.wals@gu.se
+46 31 786 2270
0766-182270

Room number: B4 431d
Postal Address: Box 300, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Läroverksgatan 15 , 41120 Göteborg


Department of Pedagogical, Curricular and Professional Studies (More Information)
Box 300
405 30 Göteborg
www.idpp.gu.se
idpp@gu.se
Fax: +46 31 786 2244

Visiting Address: Läroverksgatan 15 , 405 30 Göteborg

About Arjen Evert Jan Wals

Arjen Wals is the Carl Bennet Guest Professor in Education for Sustainable Development. He also holds the UNESCO Chair of Social Learning and Sustainable Development and is a Professor of Transformative Learning for Socio-Ecological Sustainability at Wageningen University in The Netherlands.

His teaching and research focus on designing learning processes and learning spaces that enable people to contribute meaningfully to sustainability. In 2014 he was the lead author of an article published in Science on the role of citizen science in bridging science education, environmental education and sustainability.

He is editor and co-editor of a number of popular books including: Higher Education and the Challenge of Sustainability (Kluwer Academic, 2004), Creating Sustainable Environments in our Schools (Trentham, 2006), Social Learning towards a Sustainable World (Wageningen Academic, 2007), Learning for Sustainability in Times of Accelerating Change (2012), Routledge’s International Handbook on Environmental Education Research (2013) and Envisioning Futures for Environmental and Sustainability Education (2017).

He has (co)authored over 300 publications of which more than 70 are in international peer reviewed journals. He writes a regular research blog that signals developments in the emerging field of sustainability education: www.transformativelearning.nl

Latest publications

Does a transdisciplinary approach to forestry education meet students' career aspirations? Lessons from a curriculum innovation in Ghana
J. Ameyaw, Arjen E.J. Wals, B. Arts, E. Turnhout
International Forestry Review, Journal article 2017
Journal article

(Re-)designing higher education curricula in times of systemic dysfunction: a responsible research and innovation perspective
Valentina C. Tassone, Catherine O’Mahony, Emma McKenna, Hansje J. Eppink, Arjen E.J. Wals
Higher Education, Journal article 2017
Journal article

Reframing the future: the role of reflexivity in governance networks in sustainability transitions
Jifke Sol Ir, Merel M. van der Wal, Pieter Jelle Beers, Arjen E.J. Wals
Environmental Education Research, Journal article 2017
Journal article

Critical case-studies of non-formal and community learning for sustainable development
Arjen E.J. Wals, Yoko Mochizuki, Alexander Leicht
International Review of Education, Journal article 2017
Journal article

Social learning for adaptive delta management: Tidal River Management in the Bangladesh Delta
Mahmuda Mutahara, Jeroen F. Warner, Arjen E.J. Wals, M. Shah Alam Khan, Philippus Wester
International Journal of Water Resources Development, Journal article 2017
Journal article

Preparing for the Ecocene:Envisioning futures for environmental and sustainability education
Arjen E.J. Wals, Peter Blaze Corcoran, Joseph Weakland
Japanese Journal of Environmental Education, Journal article 2017
Journal article

Critical Environmental Education
Robert Stevenson, Arjen E.J. Wals, Joe Heimlich, Ellen Field
Urban Environmental Education Review , Ithaka, Cornell University Press, Chapter in book 2017
Chapter in book

Showing 1 - 10 of 37

2017

Does a transdisciplinary approach to forestry education meet students' career aspirations? Lessons from a curriculum innovation in Ghana
J. Ameyaw, Arjen E.J. Wals, B. Arts, E. Turnhout
International Forestry Review, Journal article 2017
Journal article

(Re-)designing higher education curricula in times of systemic dysfunction: a responsible research and innovation perspective
Valentina C. Tassone, Catherine O’Mahony, Emma McKenna, Hansje J. Eppink, Arjen E.J. Wals
Higher Education, Journal article 2017
Journal article

Reframing the future: the role of reflexivity in governance networks in sustainability transitions
Jifke Sol Ir, Merel M. van der Wal, Pieter Jelle Beers, Arjen E.J. Wals
Environmental Education Research, Journal article 2017
Journal article

Critical case-studies of non-formal and community learning for sustainable development
Arjen E.J. Wals, Yoko Mochizuki, Alexander Leicht
International Review of Education, Journal article 2017
Journal article

Social learning for adaptive delta management: Tidal River Management in the Bangladesh Delta
Mahmuda Mutahara, Jeroen F. Warner, Arjen E.J. Wals, M. Shah Alam Khan, Philippus Wester
International Journal of Water Resources Development, Journal article 2017
Journal article

Preparing for the Ecocene:Envisioning futures for environmental and sustainability education
Arjen E.J. Wals, Peter Blaze Corcoran, Joseph Weakland
Japanese Journal of Environmental Education, Journal article 2017
Journal article

Critical Environmental Education
Robert Stevenson, Arjen E.J. Wals, Joe Heimlich, Ellen Field
Urban Environmental Education Review , Ithaka, Cornell University Press, Chapter in book 2017
Chapter in book

Showing 1 - 10 of 37

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