With calls for greater accountability by companies with regard to their social and environment impacts, more and more business schools and universities are offering courses to meet the demand for greater corporate responsibility and sustainability. Professionally written by Ethical Corporation's independent team of journalists, and featuring guest pieces from London Business School and Haas School of Business, they have reported on the major trends and developments in CSR education, and analyzed the world's leading academic institutions offering corporate responsibility related courses.
News - 17 September 2008
Ethical Corporation report on rise of business ethics teaching in business schools and academic institutions.
17 Sep 2008
Sustainability Education Innovator Rick Bunch Appointed as Managing Director of Erb Institute at University of Michigan
The Erb Institute for Global Sustainable Enterprise at the University of Michigan announced on September 17 that it has named Rick Bunch, one of the foremost sustainable business education experts in the world, as its managing director. Bunch brings more than 20 years of experience in sustainable business education to Erb, which celebrates its 15th anniversary this year and is poised to continue on a trajectory of significant growth. Bunch comes to the Erb Institute from The Aspen Institute, where he launched the Chinese CSR Business Education Initiative, which helped Chinese business schools and companies develop corporate social responsibility (CSR) programs. Prior to his tenure at The Aspen Institute, Bunch was executive director of the groundbreaking Bainbridge Graduate Institute in Washington state, the first independent business school focused on sustainable business in the U.S. Bunch fostered tremendous success at Bainbridge, where he oversaw the development of a unique, rigorous sustainability-focused curriculum, recruited more than 20 faculty from leading business schools, and tripled enrollment numbers within just two years.
17 Sep 2008
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