Patricia H. Werhane, professor emeritus, was formerly the Ruffin
Professor of Business Ethics at Darden. She now holds a joint appointment at
Darden and at DePaul University, where she is Wicklander Chair in Business
Ethics and director of the Institute for Business and Professional Ethics.
She is a senior fellow at the Olsson
Center for Applied Ethics
A prolific author whose
works include Moral Imagination and Management Decision-Making
Organization Ethics for Health Care
, Werhane is an acclaimed authority on
employee rights in the workplace, one of the leading scholars on Adam Smith and
founder and former editor-in-chief of Business Ethics Quarterly
leading journal of business ethics. She was a founding member and past
president of the Society for Business Ethics and, in 2001, was elected to the
executive committee of the Association for Practical and Professional Ethics.
Before joining the Darden faculty in 1993, Werhane served on the faculty of
Loyola University Chicago and was a Rockefeller Fellow at Dartmouth College.
She was a visiting scholar at Cambridge University and the University of
Canterbury in Christchurch, New Zealand. Her latest book is Corporate
Responsibility: The American Experience
with Cambridge University