Past Faculty Pioneers

The commitment of business school faculty is critical in ensuring that social and environmental issues become more fully infused in business education and therefore business practice. The Faculty Pioneer Awards recognize exceptional faculty that are leaders in integrating social and environmental issues into their research and teaching both on as well as off campus.

The 2011 Faculty Pioneers will join a community of excellent teachers and researchers from around the globe.

Faculty Pioneers 2010

Lifetime Achievement
James Post
John F. Smith, Jr. Professor in Management, School of Management, Boston University

Lifetime Achievement
David Vogel
Solomon P. Lee Professor of Business Ethics, Haas School of Business, The University of California at Berkeley

Faculty Pioneer
Mark Swilling
Professor of Sustainable Development, School of Public Leadership, The University of Stellenbosch (South Africa)

Rising Star
Aaron K. ("Ronnie") Chatterji
Associate Professor of Strategy, Fuqua School of Business, Duke University


Faculty Pioneers 2009

Lifetime Achievement
Thomas Donaldson
Mark O. Winkelman Professor, The Wharton School University of Pennsylvania

Faculty Pioneer
Gregory Fairchild
Associate Professor of Business Administration Darden School of Business, University of Virginia

Rising Star
Jay Golden
Assistant Professor; Director, The National Center of Excellence on Sustainable Materials and Renewable Technologies (SMART) Innovations, School of Sustainability, Arizona State University

Faculty Pioneer
Michael Lenox
Samuel L. Slover Professor of Business; Associate Dean and Executive Director of the Batten Institute, Darden School of Business University of Virginia

European Award Winner, Rising Star
Daniel Arenas
Associate Professor in the Department of Social Sciences, Head of Research at the Institute of Social Innovation, ESADE

European Award Winner, Lifetime Achievement
Ans Kolk
Full Professor of Sustainable Management; Research Director of the Business School, Head of Strategy and Marketing Section, University of Amsterdam Business School

European Award Winner, Lifetime Achievement
Luc Van Wassenhove
Professor of Operations Management, The Henry Ford Chaired Professor of Manufacturing and Academic Director, INSEAD Social Innovation Centre

Faculty Pioneers 2008

Academic Leadership
Pratima Bansal
Director, Centre for Building Sustainable Value and Executive Director, Research Network for Business Sustainability, Richard Ivey School of Business, The University of Western Ontario

Lifetime Achievement
David P. Baron
David S. and Ann M. Barlow Professor of Political Economy and Strategy Stanford, Graduate School of Business, Stanford University

Institutional Impact Award
Nicole Biggart
Dean and J. Jerome and Elsie Suran Chair in Technology Management, UC Davis Graduate School of Management, University of California, Davis

Rising Star
David W. Hess
Assistant Professor of Business Law and Business Ethics, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan

External Impact
Simon Ho
Dean and Founding Director of the Centre for Corporate Governance and Financial Policy

School of Business, Hong Kong Baptist University

Ashoka Award for Social Entrepreneurship Education
James E. Austin
Eliot I. Snider and Family Professor of Business Administration, Emeritus, Harvard Business School

European Award Winner, Lifetime Achievement
Antonio Argandona
Professor and Chairman, Department of Economics and 'la Caixa' Chair of Corporate Social Responsibility and Corporate Governance, IESE Business School, University of Navarra


European Award Winner, Rising Star
Wendy Chapple
Associate Professor in Industrial Economics, Deputy Director of the International Centre for Corporate Social Responsibility, Nottingham University Business School

Faculty Pioneers 2007

External Impact
David Cooperrider
Professor in the Department of Organizational Behavior at the Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University

Lifetime Achievement: Ashoka Award for Social Entrepreneurship Education
J. Gregory Dees
Professor of the Practice of Social Entrepreneurship and Nonprofit Management, Fuqua School of Business, Duke University

Institutional Impact Award
Daniel Diermeier
Professor of Managerial Economics and Decision Science, Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management

Lifetime Achievement
Kirk Hanson
Executive Director of the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics and University Professor of Organization and Society, Santa Clara University

Academic Leadership Award
Carrie Leana
Professor of Business Administration, University of Pittsburgh, Katz Graduate School of Business

Ashoka Award for Social Entrepreneurship Education
Johanna Mair
Professor of General Management at IESE Business School of the University of Navarra , Barcelona

Rising Star Award
Jeffrey Robinson
Assistant Professor of Management, New York University, Leonard Stern School of Business

External Impact Award
Warner Woodworth
Professor of Organizational Leadership & Strategy, Brigham Young University, Marriott School of Management

European Award Winner, Lifetime Achievement
Chris Hope
Professor, Judge Business School, Cambridge University

European Award Winner, Rising Star Award
Andre Socczak
Professor, Audencia Nantes School of Management

Faculty Pioneers 2006

Lifetime Achievement
Max H. Bazeman
Jesse Isidor Straus Professor of Business Administration at the Harvard Business School

Academic Leadership
Pietra Rivoli
Associate Professor in Finance at the McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University

Institutional Leadership
Byong-Hun Ahn
Professor of Economics of Strategy, Director of Corporate Social Responsibility Research Center at the KAIST Graduate School of Management, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, KOREA

External Impact
Lawrence Pratt
Professor, and Associate Director, Latin American Center for Competitiveness and Sustainable Development, INCAE

Rising Star
Ray Fisman
Associate Professor of Finance and Economics at Columbia Business School

European Award Winner, presented with EABIS
Nigel Roome
Daniel Janssen Chair in Corporate Social Responsibility at Solvay Business School, Université Libre de Bruxelles

Faculty Pioneers 2005

Lifetime Achievement
C.K. Prahalad
Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan

Academic Leadership
Richard M. Locke
Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

External Impact
Sandra Waddock
Wallace E. Carroll School of Management, Boston College

Institutional Leadership
Kellie A. McElhaney
Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley

Institutional Leadership
Luis Felipe Machado do Nascimento
School of Management, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul in Porto Alegre, Brazil

Rising Star
Erica Plambeck
Graduate School of Business, Stanford University

European Award Winner
Jeremy Moon
Nottingham University Business School

European Award Winner
Craig Smith
London Business School


Faculty Pioneers 2003

Lifetime Achievement
Thomas N. Gladwin
Ross School of Business, University of Michigan

Academic Leadership
Alyson C. Warhurst
Warwick Business School, Warwick University

Academic Leadership
Timothy L. Fort
Ross School of Business, University of Michigan

External Impact
S. Prakash Sethi
Zicklin School of Business, Baruch College, CUNY

External Impact
Chi Anyansi-Archibong
School of Business and Economics, North Carolina A&T State University

Institutional Leadership
James E. Austin
Harvard Business School, Harvard University

Rising Star
Andrew J. Hoffman
Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan


Faculty Pioneers 2001

Lifetime Achievement
R. Edward Freeman
The Darden School, University of Virginia

Academic Leadership
Arthur P. Brief
A.B. Freeman School of Business, Tulane University

External Impact
Marilyn L. Taylor
Bloch School of Business and Public Administration, University of Missouri-Kansas City

Institutional Leadership
R. Bruce Hutton
Daniels College of Business, University of Denver

Rising Star
Andrew King
Tuck School, Dartmouth


Faculty Pioneers 1999

Lifetime Achievement
John Ehrenfeld
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (retired)

Stuart Hart

Johnson School, Cornell University

James Johnson, Jr

Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

Lester B. Lave

Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University

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