Center for Sustainable Entrepreneurship (CenSE) - Odisee
Center for Sustainable Entrepreneurship (CenSE) - Odisee

Karen Brabant

Short bio
Karen obtained a Master in Work and Organizational Psychology, a Master in Management and an additional teacher training. Over the years Karen gained a lot of experience as a researcher and project coordinator in both local and European projects. The topics of sustainability and entrepreneurship were always central, whereby a search was made for an interaction between the education system and the business community. She developed and implemented new training modalities on sustainable themes for various European projects. Karen is currently coordinator and researcher at CenSE and studies sustainability in the context of family SMEs.
Important publications 
  • Molderez,I. , Brabant, K. & Lambrechts, W. (2017). A summer school for sustainable management as a strategy for fostering collaborative competencies to be able to build multi-actor partnerships.
  • Paper presented: World Symposium on Sustainability Science: Implementing the UN Sustainable Development Goals. 5th-7thof April 2017 @ Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, UK.
  • Book Chapter in: Leal Filho, W. (Ed) (2018) Handbook of Sustainability Science and Research. Springer, New York. (ISBN: 978-3-319-63006-9)
  • Brabant, K., Molderez, I. & Lambrechts, W. (2018). Contributing to sustainable lifestyles through agency and sociability in a sharing economy.
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