Cecil B. Day Program in Business Ethics presents: Professor Steve Salbu - "Strategies to Build Ethical Climates in Organizations."
Steve Salbu is the Cecil B. Day Chair in Business Ethics. In that role, he leads the Cecil B. Day Program in Business Ethics, established at Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business in 2013.
The Cecil B. Day Program in Business Ethics supports initiatives and activities that instill in all a desire to act with honor, character, and integrity, as well as the skills to make good ethical decisions," Salbu explains. "Our goal is to develop the highest ethical standards in our community, both through the curriculum and through various kinds of extracurricular offerings."
Salbu, a professor of law and ethics, joined Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business in July 2006 as dean and the Stephen P. Zelnak chairholder, positions he held until July 2014. During his tenure as dean, numerous advancements were made, including substantial faculty growth; the endowment of numerous faculty chairs, professorships, scholarships, and fellowships; and the naming gift branding Scheller College.
After eight years as dean, Salbu elected to return to his research and focus on leading the Cecil B. Day Program in Business Ethics.
Prior to joining Scheller College, Salbu served as associate dean for graduate programs at the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas. He joined that school in 1990 and was named its Bobbie and Coulter R. Sublett Centennial Endowed Professor in 2000. He also served as director of the McCombs School Business Ethics Program and editor in chief of the American Business Law Journal.