Högskolan i Gävle

University of Gävle (Swedish: Högskolan i Gävle) is a located in Gävle, Sweden.The university was established in 1977 and is currently organized into three academies and nine departments.

The university offers around 16000 full time equivalent students

It offers 45 masters- and bachelor’s degrees and 800 courses in technology, social- and natural sciences and the humanities

The University of Gävle is a higher education institution which strives to contribute to change in society and to take an active part in shaping our shared future.

Website: www.hig.se

Dr. Rodrigo Lozano


He is Full Professor of Organisational Sustainability at the University of Gävle. He is Specialty Chief Editor of Frontiers in Organisations for Sustainability. He is a visiting professor at Central University of Technology, Bloemfontein, South Africa. He was previously Assistant Professor at the Copernicus Institute of Sustainable Development, Utrecht University, the Netherlands, and programme leader of the BA Environment and Business at the Sustainability Research Institute, University of Leeds, UK. He holds a Bachelor in Chemical Engineering (graduated with honours) from Monterrey Tech, a Master in Environmental Management and Policy from Lund University, and a PhD on Organisational Change Management for Sustainability from Cardiff University. His projects have ranged from sustainability competences and pedagogical approaches, chemical leasing, indoor-air quality and energy efficiency, to sustainability assessment and reporting, and to organisational change management.

Dr. Maria Barreiro-Gen


She is Associate Professor at the University of Gävle. She has also worked as Assistant Professor in the University of A Coruña (Spain) and in the National Distance Education University (UNED). She holds a Bachelor in Business and a Bachelor in Law, a Master in Public Policies, and a PhD on Economics (graduated with honours). Her research has mainly focused on organisations, business and management, sustainability, change management, economic development, collaboration for sustainability, and education. She is currently engaged in the EU ITN SAPIENS and GreenMICRED projects.