Super Team

Dr. Manuel Riemer, Wilfrid Laurier University

ReimerManuel Riemer is an assistant professor in the Psychology faculty of Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Ontario. Manuel leads the Community, Environment, and Justice Research Group at Wilfrid Laurier University. He is also a co-founder and scientific advisor of Sustainable Societies Consulting Group (http://www.sscg.org/), a carbon-neutral social enterprise which supports community-based social marketing and other environmental initiatives with research and evaluation support. Through Manuel’s Community Service Learning Undergraduate Class Project, My Sustainable Canada is receiving assistance on the development of behaviour change campaigns involving sustainable consumption and consumer activism.

Manuel’s research interests include:

  • Community-based change for the promotion of environmentally sustainable behaviours
  • Networks and collaboration
  • Change within complex social systems
  • Evaluation, implementation, and sustainability of social and environmental programs