Denis Arnold

Denis Arnold

Surtman Distinguished Professor of Business Ethics


Denis G. Arnold is the Jule and Marguerite Surtman Distinguished Professor of Business Ethics and professor of Management in the Belk College of Business at UNC Charlotte. He is a widely published scholar with a focus on international business ethics, corporate misconduct and public policy regarding business.

Arnold recently served a five-year term as editor in chief of Business Ethics Quarterly, published by Cambridge University Press. He is a past president of the Society for Business Ethics, the main professional organization for business ethics scholars in the North America.

Arnold teaches courses in ethical leadership, professional responsibility, and business ethics at the master’s doctorate and executive levels. His comments on business ethics have been published and broadcast at over 20 different media outlets.

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University of Minnesota


Belk College of Business