Society for Business Ethics Best Dissertation Award

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Submissions due May 1, 2016 The Society for Business Ethics (SBE) is soliciting abstracts for dissertations completed between May 1, 2015, and April 30, 2016, to be considered for SBE’s Best Dissertation Award.  While dissertations must focus on business ethics, work from all disciplines is welcome. The purpose of the award is to recognize the dissertation that, in the judgment of the committee, most clearly demonstrates the potential to contribute to substantial advances in business ethics research and practice. Those wishing…

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Society for Business Ethics Annual Meeting Call for Submissions

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Wyndham Anaheim Garden Grove Hotel Anaheim, California 5-7 August 2016 Submission Deadline: 15 March 2016 We accept four types of submissions: scholarly papers, panel proposals, workshop proposals, and emerging scholar proposals. Please upload your submissions at the website: https://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/sbeconference. Only electronic submissions to this website will be considered. If you have any questions or suggestions regarding the program, please contact the Program Chair, Heather Elms: sbeprogramchair2016@gmail.com 1) Paper Submissions: Papers should be double-spaced and use 12-point Times New Roman (or…

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Zuzana Simoniova Cmelikova Visiting International Scholar in Leadership and Ethics

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Jepson School of Leadership Studies University of Richmond, Virginia The Jepson School of Leadership Studies at the University of Richmond is accepting applications for the position of Zuzana Simoniova Cmelikova Visiting International Scholar in Leadership and Ethics for 2016-17. This program, made possible by a generous gift from the Ukrop family, is designed to give visiting scholars with extensive international experience the opportunity to conduct research, develop courses, and/or design programs on leadership ethics. The Visiting International Scholar will be…

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New Editor-in-Chief for the Journal of Business Ethics

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We are proud to announce the appointment of Ed Freeman and Michelle Greenwood as the new editors of the Journal of Business Ethics. Together they will take on the role of editor-in-chief role as of January 1st 2016. Ed has been involved with the Journal of Business Ethics for many years.  He has been a Guest Co-editor for three special issues, and he has published 15 papers in the Journal beginning in 1987.  He has also co-edited special issues of…

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Business & Professional Ethics Journal Call for Papers

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“Benefit Corporations: Ethics and Efficacy of a New Corporate Form” Edited by David Steingard, Acting Director, Pedro Arrupe Center for Business Ethics, Saint Joseph’s University Benefit Corporations represent a novel legal and organizational form of business incorporation that specifically requires companies to make a “material positive impact on society and the environment and to meet higher standards of accountability and transparency” (http://benefitcorp.net). Research on Benefit Corporations falls within the domain of hybrid organizations working to integrate competing tensions of profits…

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Victoria University of Wellington

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Brian Picot Chair in Ethical Leadership Newly established Chair in top School of Management Highly accredited Business School New Zealand’s first ranked university for research quality (PBRF 2012)   Victoria University of Wellington is a vibrant, capital city university, distinguished by its research excellence and strong student-centred ethos. The University draws on the distinctive nature of Wellington as the seat of government, and the financial centre of New Zealand. Situated directly opposite the Parliament of New Zealand, the Victoria Business…

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CALL FOR PAPERS: The Sixth ISBEE World Congress

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CALL FOR PAPERS: The Sixth ISBEE World Congress Ethics, Innovation, and Well-Being in Business and the Economy Shanghai, China, July 13-16, 2016   The “Olympics of Business Ethics” The ISBEE World Congress is often referred to as the “Olympics of Business Ethics” and attracts leading scholars and practitioners from around the world to examine comparative approaches to some of the most pressing ethical issues facing businesses and their stakeholders. It has been held every fourth year from 1996 in a…

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University of St. Thomas, Opus College of Business

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University of St. Thomas, Opus College of Business Position Announcement: Ethics & Business Law Faculty (Tenure Track – Open Rank)   Overview: The University of St. Thomas, Opus College of Business, Department of Ethics and Business Law seeks candidates for a tenure-track, open-rank position (Assistant, Associate, or Full professor) in Business Ethics starting in Fall 2016. The department’s faculty are specialists in ethics and business law, including research and teaching at the intersection between them. It has one of the…

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A History of the International Society of Business, Economics, and Ethics, Part 2

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Part II Georges Enderle, University of Notre Dame When Richard De George, Henk van Luijk and I met in 1988 for a round table on business ethics at the World Congress of Philosophy in Brighton, England, we had no idea about the upcoming revolutionary changes the world would experience in the next 25 years. But we were convinced that a truly global society for business ethics – beyond the American and the European ones – was necessary. That’s why we…

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Letter from the ISBEE President

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Dear Members and Friends, It is difficult to believe that the 2016 ISBEE Congress in Shanghai is only two years away. In October I went to Shanghai for a meeting at the primary host institution, The Shanghai Academy of the Social Sciences (SASS). LI Yihai, Director of the Office of International Cooperation at SASS and LU Xiaohe, Director of the Center for Business Ethics Studies at SASS convened the meeting. We were very fortunate to have with us ISBEE co-...
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