About Denise Kleinrichert
At SF State Since:
Denise Kleinrichert, PhD, Professor, Management/Ethics and Director of the Center for Ethical and Sustainable Business (CESB), has been with the College of Business since Fall 2007. She has focused her academic teaching and research career in the areas of business ethics and compliance, corporate social responsibility (CSR), sustainability, and social entrepreneurs. She teaches undergraduate and MBA seminar courses. Denise has chaired CESB’s annual Business Ethics Week (in its 13th year) and five Summer High School Student Sustainability Camps 2011-17. She is also founder of the Ethics & Compliance Workshop series. Prior to her academic career, she was a corporate executive in employee benefits and risk management in the banking and healthcare industries, after working in the property/casualty insurance industry. Her PhD is in Philosophy, with interdisciplinary studies and coursework in the College of Business, University of South Florida. Her dissertation, Responsibility and Practice in Notions of Corporate Social Responsibility was awarded in 2007. She holds two Master's degrees from the University of South Florida, and a BA in Economics from Indiana University.