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Robert Giacalone, Ph.D.

Robert Giacalone, Ph.D.
The Raymond and Eleanor Smiley Chair in Business Ethics, Professor of Management and Human Resources Department(s): Management, Marketing, and Supply Chain

Ph.D. State University of New York at Albany
B.A. Hofstra University


Field(s) of Expertise

Business Ethics


Dr. Giacalone is currently The Raymond and Eleanor Smiley Chair in Business Ethics at the Boler College of Business, John Carroll University. In his current position, he also serves as the Director of The Ginn Institute for Corporate Social Responsibility. He has been the Series Editor for the Sage Series in Business Ethics, Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Management, Spirituality, and Religion, and editor of several special journal issues. He is currently co-editor of the Ethics in Practice book series and serves on several journal editorial boards.

Dr. Giacalone has edited/authored 10 books and over 160 articles (over 30 of these areticles are on the current Financial Times list) on ethics and values, impression management, and exit interviewing. His articles have appeared in journals such as the Academy of Management Learning and Education, Journal of Applied Psychology, Human Relations, Business and Society Review, Journal of Business Ethics, Journal of Organizational Behavior, Journal of Social Psychology.

Dr. Giacalone has had consulting roles with large organizations in different sectors, including the U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, PERSEREC, (a security division of the U.S. Department of Defense), Bell Atlantic, Carter-Wallace, Wachovia Securities, and the Federal Reserve Bank.