Carleton Centre for Community Innovation
My Interest in Business Ethics
Ontario ; International
Academic - Faculty/Staff
Areas of Interest
Corporate Social Responsibility ; Economic - Environmental ; Economic - Social ; Environment & Business ; Public Policy ; Public Policy - Regulation ; SRI/Responsible Investment ; Sustainability ; Theory - Shareholder ; Theory - Stakeholder
Me in Brief
Dr. Hebb is the Director of the Carleton Centre for Community Innovation, Carleton University, Canada. Her research focuses on Responsible Investment and Impact Investment is funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council, Government of Canada. The Carleton Centre for Community Innovation is a leading knowledge producer on these topics together with non-profit and philanthropic leadership, northern communities and community economic development. Dr. Hebb received her Doctorate from Oxford University.
Dr. Hebb has is a member of the steering committees of the UN- backed PRI Academic Network, the Heartland Network, Canadian Business Ethics Research Network, the Canadian Social Investment Organization and the Impact Investing Policy Collaborative. She led a four year research project on US Public Sector Pension Fund Investment in Urban Revitalization based at Harvard University and funded by the Ford and Rockefeller Foundations (2004-2008). She is a frequent guest speaker on responsible investment issues in both Canada and the US. She has published many books and articles on responsible investing and impact investing policies including the volumes Working Capital: the Power of Labor’s Pensions; No Small Change: Pension Fund Corporate Engagement; and The Next Generation of Responsible Investing.