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Announcing Recipients of Ethics Exemplar Awards

  • 1.  Announcing Recipients of Ethics Exemplar Awards

    Posted 08-12-2019 15:55

    The Ethics Education Committee of the Academy of Management is pleased to announce the Graduate Student Ethics Exemplar Award recipients.


    Congratulations to Anjier Chen (Pennsylvania State University), recipient of the 2019 Exemplar of Ethical Graduate Student Practice Award, sponsored by Business Ethics Quarterly, and presented by the Academy of Management Ethics Education Committee, for:

    • demonstrating a high level of integrity in research design, execution, and reporting
    • advancing the teaching of ethics in undergraduate courses
    • promoting adoption of ethical culture and conduct among school colleagues and across the Academy


    Congratulations to David Thomas (University of Victoria), recipient of the Journal of Business Ethics Exemplar of Ethical Graduate Student Supervision Award for:

    • recognizing individual differences in students, treating each sensitively and responsibly
    • encouraging students to do research that matters
    • promoting integrity via close monitoring, to form ethical habits in research and personal conduct 
    • demonstrating high moral standards in all aspects of his own conduct in academia


    We also note that the Ethics in Business Exemplar Case, written by a graduate student, was not awarded for 2019.


    Thank you to the judging panels, drawn from members of the AOM Ethics Education Committee and editors of Journal of Business Ethics and Business Ethics Quarterly.

    Bruce Martin
    Thompson Rivers University
    Kamloops BC