Michaelson Named Holloran Center Fellow
Announcing! The Holloran Center is honored to announce the appointment of Professor Christopher Michaelson from the Opus College of Business as a Fellow. According to Professor Neil Hamilton, Director of the Holloran Center, "Professor Michaelson will make a great contribution to the Center's mission of interdisciplinary research and curriculum development focusing on the formation of business and law students into ethical leaders. We are all looking forward a great deal to working with him to strengthen our ties to the Opus College of Business faculty and to do more outreach to foster professional formation for business managers."
Professor Michaelson's teaching and research focuses on meaningful work as a central concern of business ethics, using art, literature, and film to explore work values in a rebalancing global economy. According to Michaelson, "I hope this arrangement will strengthen ties between the law and business schools and our respective efforts to develop effective professionals whose commitment to personal values helps them succeed in work and in life." Michaelson is experienced in business practice in risk management and corporate responsibility, with clients from major private sector multinationals as well as multilateral financial institutions, government agencies, and non-governmental organizations. Professor Michaelson holds a Ph.D. in philosophy (ethics/aesthetics) from the University of Minnesota.