News, Job Positions, Calls for Papers,
and Conferences


Calls for Papers, September 2020

The Science of Honesty: Fellowship Announcement and Description

Wake Forest University, with the help of a very generous grant from The John Templeton Foundation, welcomes proposals for the “The Honesty Project” funding initiative. We aim to support scholars working on the study of honesty, especially early career-scholars who often have new and interesting ideas but who have not yet benefited from traditional funding […]

Member News, September 2020

CMU Researcher Among Team Awarded $4.4 Million Grant to Study Honesty

Republished from Carnegie Mellon University Taya Cohen, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory at Carnegie Mellon University’s Tepper School of Business, along with four Wake Forest University professors has been awarded a $4.4 million grant from the John Templeton Foundation to explore scientific and philosophical questions about honesty. The grant will fund a three-year […]

Awards, Conferences

2020 Presidential Award for Scholarly Achievement: George Brenkert

Remarks for the 2020 Society for Business Ethics Presidential Awards Jeffrey Moriarty, August 2020 The winner of the 2020 Presidential Award for Scholarly Achievement is George Brenkert. Congratulations George! George received a Ph.D. from the University of Michigan in 1971, specializing in moral and political philosophy. After a brief stop at the University of Minnesota-Duluth, […]

Awards, Conferences

2020 Presidential Award for Service: Denis Arnold

Remarks for the 2020 Society for Business Ethics Presidential Awards Jeffrey Moriarty, August 2020 The winner of the 2020 Presidential Award for Service is Denis Arnold. Congratulations Denis! When the committee meets to think about who is deserving of an award for service, top of mind are the three really big jobs that members of […]

June 2020, News

Pioneers in Business Ethics – Project Update

THE PIONEERS IN BUSINESS ETHICS PROJECT GoFund Me Campaign: https://gf.me/u/ykpja7 Worrying about ethics in commerce may have begun in 1800 BC with the Code of Hammurabi, aimed at creating laws and norms in the ancient city of Babylon. As a separate academic discipline, though, modern normative business ethics began in the early 1970s following the […]

Job Openings

Assistant, Associate or Full Professor of Business & Human Rights at the University of Connecticut

The School of Business at the University of Connecticut invites applications for a tenure-track or tenured position at the rank of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor of Business and Human Rights to begin in Fall 2021. This faculty position will focus on the intersection of business and human rights broadly understood, including, but not […]

Conferences

Cambridge University Press Virtual Exhibition

Click here to browse a selection of resources from Cambridge University Press and take advantage of the 30% discounted conference rate in addition to free shipping. From Cambridge University Press: We are proud to work closely with the Society for Business Ethics as publisher of its prestigious journal Business Ethics Quarterly and provider of SBE […]

Member News

“Business Ethics in Action” 2nd Edition by Domènec Melé

This comprehensive textbook, packed with international cases, places individual human action at the heart of ethical business, arguing that business ethics guides human excellence in businesses. With its unique person-centred approach and student-centred pedagogy, this book will help students to discover and frame ethical issues in business, allowing them to gain an understanding of the […]

Calls for Papers

Personalism and Moral Psychology: Re-Humanizing Economies and Organizations

FRONTIERS / ORGANIZATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY Special issue on Personalism and Moral Psychology: Re-Humanizing Economies and Organizations SPECIAL ISSUE GUEST EDITORS:  Kleio Akrivou (Henley Bus. School University of Reading, UK), Domènec Melé (IESE Business School), Germán Scalzo (Universidad Panamericana, Mexico), & Caleb Bernacchio (IESE Business School) In late modernity, social and economic responses to ecological, health-related, and societal […]

June 2020, News

Call for Nominations and Expression of Interest: Editor in Chief of “Business Ethics Quarterly”

The Executive Board of the Society for Business Ethics invites nominations and expressions of interest to become the next Editor in Chief of Business Ethics Quarterly, to serve a five-year term beginning in August of 2021. Business Ethics Quarterly (BEQ) is a leading peer-reviewed academic journal published by the Society for Business Ethics (SBE) through […]