Arnim Wiek

Assoc Professor

  • 5691 Citations
  • 36 h-Index
20042025
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Research Output 2004 2019

  • 5691 Citations
  • 36 h-Index
  • 91 Article
  • 6 Chapter
  • 3 Review article
2019
1 Citation (Scopus)

Water-independent residential properties as a transformational solution to achieve water sustainability in desert cities?

Forrest, N., Stein, Z. & Wiek, A., Mar 20 2019, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 214, p. 1038-1049 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sustainable development
desert
sustainability
Water
water
2018
2 Citations (Scopus)

Building actor-centric transformative capacity through city-university partnerships

Keeler, L., Beaudoin, F., Wiek, A., John, B., Lerner, A. M., Beecroft, R., Tamm, K., Seebacher, A., Lang, D. J., Kay, B. & Forrest, N., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Ambio.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sustainable development
university
sustainability
university capacity
urban system
40 Citations (Scopus)

Ten essentials for action-oriented and second order energy transitions, transformations and climate change research

Fazey, I., Schäpke, N., Caniglia, G., Patterson, J., Hultman, J., van Mierlo, B., Säwe, F., Wiek, A., Wittmayer, J., Aldunce, P., Al Waer, H., Battacharya, N., Bradbury, H., Carmen, E., Colvin, J., Cvitanovic, C., D'Souza, M., Gopel, M., Goldstein, B., Hämäläinen, T. & 28 others, Harper, G., Henfry, T., Hodgson, A., Howden, M. S., Kerr, A., Klaes, M., Lyon, C., Midgley, G., Moser, S., Mukherjee, N., Müller, K., O'Brien, K., O'Connell, D. A., Olsson, P., Page, G., Reed, M. S., Searle, B., Silvestri, G., Spaiser, V., Strasser, T., Tschakert, P., Uribe-Calvo, N., Waddell, S., Rao-Williams, J., Wise, R., Wolstenholme, R., Woods, M. & Wyborn, C., Jun 1 2018, In : Energy Research and Social Science. 40, p. 54-70 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Climate change
climate change
energy
climate
Carbon
6 Citations (Scopus)

The glocal curriculum: A model for transnational collaboration in higher education for sustainable development

Caniglia, G., John, B., Bellina, L., Lang, D. J., Wiek, A., Cohmer, S. & Laubichler, M., Jan 10 2018, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 171, p. 368-376 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

higher education
curriculum
Curricula
Sustainable development
sustainable development
4 Citations (Scopus)

Transferring sustainability solutions across contexts through city-university partnerships

Keeler, L., Beaudoin, F. D., Lerner, A. M., John, B., Beecroft, R., Tamm, K., Wiek, A. & Lang, D. J., Aug 21 2018, In : Sustainability (Switzerland). 10, 9, 2966.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sustainable development
sustainability
university
municipal administration
scaling
2017
1 Citation (Scopus)

Bridgework ahead! Innovation ecosystems vis-à-vis responsible innovation

Foley, R. & Wiek, A., Feb 1 2017, In : Journal of Nanoparticle Research. 19, 2, 83.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ecosystems
Ecosystem
Ecosystems
Innovation
helices
13 Citations (Scopus)

Bridging divides in sustainability science

Lang, D. J., Wiek, A. & von Wehrden, H., Nov 1 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Sustainability Science. p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

transdisciplinary
sustainability
science
Research
Altruism
27 Citations (Scopus)

Experiments and evidence in sustainability science: A typology

Caniglia, G., Schäpke, N., Lang, D. J., Abson, D. J., Luederitz, C., Wiek, A., Laubichler, M., Gralla, F. & von Wehrden, H., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Cleaner Production.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

typology
Sustainable development
sustainability
experiment
Experiments
2 Citations (Scopus)
resilience
Sustainable development
sustainability
leadership
municipal administration

Nanotechnology Development as if People and Places Matter

Foley, R., Wiek, A. & Kay, B., Aug 13 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : NanoEthics. p. 1-15 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nanotechnology
Nanotechnology
engineer
Innovation
stakeholder
8 Citations (Scopus)

Transnational collaboration for sustainability in higher education: Lessons from a systematic review

Caniglia, G., Luederitz, C., Groß, M., Muhr, M., John, B., Keeler, L., von Wehrden, H., Laubichler, M., Wiek, A. & Lang, D., Dec 1 2017, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 168, p. 764-779 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

higher education
Sustainable development
Education
sustainability
education
2 Citations (Scopus)

Worth the trouble?! An evaluative scheme for urban sustainability transition labs (USTLs) and an application to the USTL in Phoenix, Arizona

Wiek, A., Kay, B. & Forrest, N., Jan 1 2017, Urban Sustainability Transitions. Taylor and Francis, p. 227-256 30 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

sustainability
Urban sustainability
2016
12 Citations (Scopus)

An experience-based learning framework: Activities for the initial development of sustainability competencies

Caniglia, G., John, B., Kohler, M., Bellina, L., Wiek, A., Rojas, C., Laubichler, M. & Lang, D., 2016, In : International Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education. 17, 6, p. 827-852 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sustainable development
sustainability
Students
learning
experience
6 Citations (Scopus)
Innovation
Nanotechnology
Governance
Sustainability
Innovation process
11 Citations (Scopus)

Ideal and reality of multi-stakeholder collaboration on sustainability problems: a case study on a large-scale industrial contamination in Phoenix, Arizona

Foley, R. W., Wiek, A., Kay, B. & Rushforth, R., Sep 20 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Sustainability Science. p. 1-14 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Practice Guidelines
environmental pollution
Industry
stakeholder
sustainability
6 Citations (Scopus)

Identifying the potential of governance regimes to aggravate or mitigate local water conflicts in regions threatened by climate change

Kuzdas, C., Warner, B., Wiek, A., Yglesias, M., Vignola, R. & Ramírez-Cover, A., Jan 1 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Local Environment. p. 1-22 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

climate change
governance
water
stakeholder
Central America
77 Citations (Scopus)

Learning through evaluation - A tentative evaluative scheme for sustainability transition experiments

Luederitz, C., Schäpke, N., Wiek, A., Lang, D. J., Bergmann, M., Bos, J. J., Burch, S., Davies, A., Evans, J., König, A., Farrelly, M. A., Forrest, N., Frantzeskaki, N., Gibson, R. B., Kay, B., Loorbach, D., McCormick, K., Parodi, O., Rauschmayer, F., Schneidewind, U. & 7 others, Stauffacher, M., Stelzer, F., Trencher, G., Venjakob, J., Vergragt, P. J., von Wehrden, H. & Westley, F. R., May 30 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Cleaner Production.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sustainable development
learning
sustainability
experiment
Experiments
4 Citations (Scopus)

Selecting and coordinating local and regional climate change interventions

Culotta, D., Wiek, A. & Forrest, N., Nov 1 2016, In : Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy. 34, 7, p. 1241-1266 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

regional climate
climate change
opportunism
greenhouse gas
governance
13 Citations (Scopus)

Sustainability assessment of water governance alternatives: the case of Guanacaste Costa Rica

Kuzdas, C., Warner, B. P., Wiek, A., Vignola, R., Yglesias, M. & Childers, D., Mar 1 2016, In : Sustainability Science. 11, 2, p. 231-247 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Costa Rica
sustainability
governance
water
Water

Sustainability assessments designed for multiple functions: Five cases about water resources, nanotechnologies and communities

Wiek, A., Kuzdas, C., Foley, R., Keeler, L., Forrest, N. & Kay, B., Aug 12 2016, Sustainability Assessment: Applications and Opportunities. Taylor and Francis Inc., p. 127-145 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

nanotechnology
sustainability
water
resources
community
13 Citations (Scopus)

Towards an alignment of activities, aspirations and stakeholders for responsible innovation

Foley, R. W., Bernstein, M. J. & Wiek, A., Sep 1 2016, In : Journal of Responsible Innovation. 3, 3, p. 209-232 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Innovation
Sustainable development
Alignment
Aspiration
Stakeholders
12 Citations (Scopus)

Utilizing international networks for accelerating research and learning in transformational sustainability science

Keeler, L., Wiek, A., Lang, D. J., Yokohari, M., van Breda, J., Olsson, L., Ness, B., Morato, J., Segalàs, J., Martens, P., Bojórquez-Tapia, L. A. & Evans, J., May 12 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Sustainability Science. p. 1-14 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

learning
sustainability
Learning
teaching
Teaching
2015
14 Citations (Scopus)

Aligning public participation to stakeholders' sustainability literacy-A case study on sustainable urban development in Phoenix, Arizona

Cohen, M., Wiek, A., Kay, B. & Harlow, J., 2015, In : Sustainability (Switzerland). 7, 7, p. 8710-8728 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

literacy
urban development
Sustainable development
sustainable development
stakeholder
2 Citations (Scopus)
citizenship
decision-making process
school
learning
education
14 Citations (Scopus)

How much sustainability substance is in urban visions? - An analysis of visioning projects in urban planning

John, B., Keeler, L., Wiek, A. & Lang, D. J., Nov 1 2015, In : Cities. 48, p. 86-98 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

urban planning
sustainability
project
analysis
Urban planning
12 Citations (Scopus)

Integrated and participatory analysis of water governance regimes: The case of the Costa Rican dry tropics

Kuzdas, C., Wiek, A., Warner, B., Vignola, R. & Morataya, R., Feb 1 2015, In : World Development. 66, p. 254-266 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

tropics
governance
water
leadership
Costa Rica
35 Citations (Scopus)
learning
sustainability
student
educational setting
programme
13 Citations (Scopus)
stakeholder
governance
scenario
water
simulation
25 Citations (Scopus)
Sustainable development
sustainability
community
evidence
mobilization
2014
21 Citations (Scopus)

Advancing Sustainability Visioning Practice in Planning—The General Plan Update in Phoenix, Arizona

Iwaniec, D. & Wiek, A., Oct 20 2014, In : Planning Practice and Research. 29, 5, p. 543-568 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sustainability
planning research
planning practice
capacity building
urban planning
3 Citations (Scopus)

Collaboration for transformation

Wiek, A., Ness, B., Schweizer-Ries, P. & Farioli, F., 2014, In : Sustainability Science. 9, 1, p. 113-114 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Citations (Scopus)

Drivers of technology adoption - the case of nanomaterials in building construction

Arora, S. K., Foley, R. W., Youtie, J., Shapira, P. & Wiek, A., 2014, In : Technological Forecasting and Social Change. 87, p. 232-244 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanotechnology
Nanostructures
Nanostructured materials
Technology
Biomedical Technology Assessment
7 Citations (Scopus)
decision maker
governance
water
water resource
scenario
22 Citations (Scopus)

Governance scenarios for addressing water conflicts and climate change impacts

Kuzdas, C. & Wiek, A., 2014, In : Environmental Science and Policy. 42, p. 181-196 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

climate change
governance
scenario
water
participatory approach
3 Citations (Scopus)

Imagining the future city

Foley, R. W., Petrucci, D. & Wiek, A., 2014, In : Issues in Science and Technology. 31, 1, p. 80-90 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Economic and social effects
Medicine
85 Citations (Scopus)
Sustainable development
sustainability
university
school
Students
50 Citations (Scopus)
Sustainable development
learning
sustainability
analytical framework
community
10 Citations (Scopus)

Mitigating urban sprawl effects: a collaborative tree and shade intervention in Phoenix, Arizona, USA

Bernstein, M. J., Wiek, A., Brundiers, K., Pearson, K., Minowitz, A., Kay, B. & Golub, A., Oct 29 2014, (Accepted/In press) In : Local Environment.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

urban sprawl
nonprofit organization
community development
health and safety
community

Nanotechnology for sustainability: What does nanotechnology offer to address complex sustainability problems?

Wiek, A., Foley, R. W. & Guston, D., Jan 1 2014, Nanotechnology for Sustainable Development, First Edition. Springer International Publishing, p. 371-390 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Nanotechnology
Sustainable development
Water Purification
Pediatric Obesity
Water
83 Citations (Scopus)

Quality criteria for visions and visioning in sustainability science

Wiek, A. & Iwaniec, D., Oct 24 2014, In : Sustainability Science. 9, 4, p. 497-512 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

City Planning
sustainability
Guidelines
Conservation of Natural Resources
Social Change
13 Citations (Scopus)

Resilienz und reallabore als schlüsselkonzepte urbaner transformationsforschung: Zwölf Thesen

Translated title of the contribution: Resilience and real-life laboratories as key concepts for urban transition research: 12 thesesDe Flander, K., Hahne, U., Kegler, H., Lang, D., Lucas, R., Schneidewind, U., Simon, K. H., Singer-Brodowski, M., Wanner, M. & Wiek, A., Oct 1 2014, In : GAIA. 23, 3, p. 284-286 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

thesis
laboratory
Resilience
4 Citations (Scopus)

Scenarios of nanotechnology innovation vis-à-vis sustainability challenges

Foley, R. W. & Wiek, A., Dec 1 2014, In : Futures. 64, p. 1-14 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nanotechnology
innovation
sustainability
scenario
quality of life
23 Citations (Scopus)

Studying, teaching and applying sustainability visions using systems modeling

Iwaniec, D. M., Childers, D., VanLehn, K. & Wiek, A., 2014, In : Sustainability (Switzerland). 6, 7, p. 4452-4469 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

teaching
Sustainable development
Teaching
sustainability
modeling
19 Citations (Scopus)

Sustainability appraisal of water governance regimes: The case of Guanacaste, Costa Rica

Kuzdas, C., Wiek, A., Warner, B., Vignola, R. & Morataya, R., 2014, In : Environmental Management. 54, 2, p. 205-222 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sustainable development
sustainability
Tropics
Water
water
10 Citations (Scopus)

Sustainability challenges and the ambivalent role of the financial sector

Wiek, A. & Weber, O., Jan 2 2014, In : Journal of Sustainable Finance and Investment. 4, 1, p. 9-20 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Financial sector
Sustainability
Sustainable development
Finance
Water governance
24 Citations (Scopus)

Sustainability science in action: a review of the state of the field through case studies on disaster recovery, bioenergy, and precautionary purchasing

Wiek, A., Harlow, J., Melnick, R., Van Der Leeuw, S., Fukushi, K., Takeuchi, K., Farioli, F., Yamba, F., Blake, A., Geiger, C. & Kutter, R., Aug 15 2014, (Accepted/In press) In : Sustainability Science.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bioenergy
Disasters
disaster
sustainability
science
187 Citations (Scopus)

The future of sustainability science: A solutions-oriented research agenda

Miller, T., Wiek, A., Sarewitz, D., Robinson, J., Olsson, L., Kriebel, D. & Loorbach, D., 2014, In : Sustainability Science. 9, 2, p. 239-246 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sustainability
science
Research
Natural Science Disciplines
Social Sciences
60 Citations (Scopus)

Toward a methodological scheme for capturing societal effects of participatory sustainability research

Wiek, A., Talwar, S., O'Shea, M. & Robinson, J., 2014, In : Research Evaluation. 23, 2, p. 117-132 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sustainability
funding
university organization
consolidation
coping
2013
25 Citations (Scopus)

A comprehensive sustainability appraisal of water governance in Phoenix, AZ

Larson, K., Wiek, A. & Keeler, L., Feb 15 2013, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 116, p. 58-71 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sustainable development
sustainability
Water
water
equity
79 Citations (Scopus)
international comparison
Sustainable development
learning
sustainability
Education