Jessica C. Ludescher PhD
PhD, Philosophy, University of California, Riverside
Philosophy, University of California, Riverside
BA, Philosophy. Bryn Mawr
2910 - Winter 2014
512 - Winter 2014
Jessica Christie Ludescher is an
Associate Professor in the Albers School of Business and Economics at Seattle
University, where she holds a joint appointment in Management and Philosophy.
She has a PhD and an MA in Philosophy from the University of California,
Riverside and a BA from Bryn Mawr College. Business Ethics is her primary
teaching responsibility at SU.
Ludescher's research has focused on
corporate social responsibility (CSR), theory of the firm, political economy,
sustainability, globalization, and spirituality in business. Her papers have
been published in The Edward Elgar Handbook of Research on Corporate
Citizenship, The Harvard International Review, Business and Society
Review, The Independent Review, Environmental Ethics, and The Journal
of Catholic Social Thought. She has also prepared research for the
European Commission’s CORE project on "The Potential of CSR to Contribute to
the Implementation and Integration of EU Strategies."