Jessica Ludescher Imanaka, PhD

Jessica Imanaka

PhD, Philosophy, University of California, Riverside
MA, Philosophy, University of California, Riverside
AB, Philosophy. Bryn Mawr College
Major completed at Haverford College

Associate Professor, Management
Associate Professor, Philosophy

Phone: 206-398-4311

Building/Room: Pigott 418

Teaching Areas

  • Business Ethics

Syllabus

Personal Bio

Jessica Ludescher Imanaka is an Associate Professor in the Albers School of Business and Economics at Seattle University, where she holds a joint appointment in Management and Philosophy. She teaches Ethical Reasoning in Business, Ethics in Business, Business Ethics and Social Responsibility, Spiritual Business, and select Philosophy classes at SU. Imanaka’s research has focused on corporate social responsibility, theory of the firm, political economy, sustainability, environmental justice, globalization, philosophy of technology, and Catholic social thought. Her papers have appeared in The Harvard International Review, Business and Society Review, The Independent Review, Environmental Ethics, The Journal of Catholic Social Thought, The Journal of Jesuit Business Education, Somatics Journal, The Journal of Management for Global Sustainability, and the International Journal of E-Business Research.