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Dr Kazunori Kobayashi PhD

Lecturer in Management, Entrepreneurship & Innovation

Doctoral Co-Supervisor
School of Management


Contact details

  • Location: BSC2.05, Business Studies Central
    Campus: Manawatu


  • Doctor of Philosophy - Massey University (2019)

Certifications and Registrations

  • Licence, Co-Supervisor, Massey University

Research Expertise

Research Interests

Corporate Social Responsibility

Sustainability practices/strategies

Human Sustainability

Social Sustainability


Sustainable Development Goals

Sustainable Enterprise

Business Ethics


21st Century Citizenship, Health and Well-being

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Business and Management (150300): Commerce, Management, Tourism And Services (150000): Corporate Governance and Stakeholder Engagement (150303): Organisation and Management Theory (150310)

Research Outputs


Eweje, G., Sajjad, A., Nath, SD., & Kobayashi, K. (2021). Multi-stakeholder partnerships: a catalyst to achieve sustainable development goals. Marketing Intelligence and Planning. 39(2), 186-212
[Journal article]Authored by: Eweje, R., Kobayashi, K., Sajjad, A.
Kobayashi, K., Eweje, G., & Tappin, D. (2018). Employee wellbeing and human sustainability: Perspectives of managers in large Japanese corporations. Business Strategy and the Environment. 27(7), 801-810
[Journal article]Authored by: Eweje, R., Kobayashi, K., Tappin, D.


Kobayashi, K., & Eweje, G. (2021). Barriers to Gender Equality in Japan: Moving from Myth to Realities. In G. Eweje, & S. Nagano (Eds.) Corporate Social Responsibility and Gender Equality in Japan. (pp. 13 - 30). Cham, Switzerland: Springer Nature
[Chapter]Authored by: Eweje, R., Kobayashi, K.Edited by: Eweje, R.
Kobayashi, K., Nath, S., Chen, MS., & Malenga, J. (2019). Decent Work and Economic Growth: Is NZ Business Progressing Well?. In G. Eweje, & RJ. Bathurst (Eds.) Clean, Green and Responsible? Soundings from Down Under. (pp. 11 - 27). Cham: Springer, Cham
[Chapter]Authored by: Kobayashi, K.

Teaching and Supervision

Teaching Statement

Business & Sustainability

Business & Society

Courses Coordinated

  • 115.388 Internship in Business
  • 152.355 Sustainability Issues, Challenges and Responses
  • 152.728 Corporate Citizenship and Responsibility