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Join our team: We are looking for oikos International Working Group members

20 December 2019 | Join Us

Have you ever wondered what the oikos International work is all about? Have you ever wanted to influence what we do? Do you want to be a part of a diverse group at the international level? And, above all, do you want to be the change? This is your chance! The oikos Working Groups are looking for YOU. Come and be a part of the team! Spread the word and share it with people who might be interested in! Applications for the Working Groups listed below are open indefinitely. Apply to become a member of the Alumni Working Group. Learn more about its purpose and objectives here. Apply to become a member of the Chapter Matters Working Group. Learn more about its... »

Join our team: Cases Program Manager

25 November 2019 | Join Us

We are looking for a Cases Program Manager, who will take over the Cases Program and help oikos organize it in the coming year. Responsibilities include management of the following Case Writing Competition coordinating the case submissions for the case writing competition: confirming the receipt of case submissions, checking if submitted cases meet the requirements listed in the call for cases, answering questions of the case authors. coordinating with the jury members reviewing the case submission: inviting faculty members and students to become a jury member, providing information about the evaluation process, dividing cases for review, setting and following-up on evaluation deadlines. setting up an evaluation process (preparing evaluation forms for jury members). summarizing and communicating the results... »

Join our team: We are looking for a Leadership and Sustainability Fellow

27 September 2019 | Join Us, News

A collaboration between oikos and swissnex and sponsored by Movetia, the Leadership and Sustainability Fellowship, aims to gather international students and academics to foster innovation in sustainable management and leadership education, through the oikos-designed “Students Creating Curriculum for Sustainability” project. oikos is us. We are an international, student-led non-profit organization for sustainability in economics and management. Founded in 1987 in Switzerland, we empower student change agents worldwide to embed sustainability in academia and from there into day-to-day business, government, and personal activities. Our programs integrate environmental and social perspectives in economics and management education and equip our members with the necessary tools to become today and tomorrow’s responsible leaders. swissnex Brazil, our new partner, is a platform for the exchange of knowledge... »

Assistant to the oikos International President

09 September 2019 | Join Us

We are looking for an independent, flexible, and resourceful oikos member who is eager to get international experience and has time to volunteer and assist the oikos International President in day-to-day tasks to ensure the smooth running of the organization.  Responsibilities include management of the following: Information: Reviewing, prioritizing and distributing email inquiries; forward emails to other responsible people in the team, draft and circulate new emails.  Meetings and Calendars: Help with meeting preparations and follow up such as creating agendas, updating project materials with attention to detail and accuracy; calendar coordination; track messages on Podio and elsewhere and follow up. Communication: Maintain the oikos International President’s social media accounts and keep it up to date. Operations: ad... »

Apply for the oikos Board 2019/20

29 July 2019 | Join Us

oikos seeks  a strategic-minded team from a pool of passionate oikos members and alumni  who are ready to change the world and strengthen our community. Do you want to develop your leadership skills in a truly global context while embarking on the journey of a student-led, international non-profit organisation working towards a more sustainable system? Apply today to become Vice President (VP) of oikos International! Desired experiences/skills Active oikos member  or recent Alumni  A minimum of one academic term (4 months) of experience at oikos at any level Fluency in English (written and spoken) General Opportunities and Benefits Co-create & shape strategies & vision of oikos, help to guide the organization and reflect on the outcomes at the... »