University of Guelph
Dr. Rumina Dhalla is an Associate Professor, Organizational Studies and Sustainable Commerce area in the Department of Management, College of Business and Economics at the University of Guelph. She is a member of the University of Newcastle’s Wine Studies Research Network in Australia and was the Project Lead for the Guelph East Africa Initiative at the University of Guelph. Her main research interests are in organizational identity and reputation and their implications for organizational strategies, sustainability and CSR. Her recent research projects include implications of sustainability and sustainability certifications in the wine industry, and the impact of social enterprise and food supply in Tanzania. She is the recipient of major grants from Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council for Canada for her research. Prior to pursuing a career in academia, she accumulated over 20 years of industry experience, much of which was in the Canadian banking industry.