Christopher Michaelson’s business career began in professional services, where he was one of the first consultants in the New York office of the ethics advisory practice of a Big Four firm. In 2002, he moved into academia and kept a foot in business. He is now Associate Professor and David A. and Barbara Koch (pronounced “coach”) Distinguished Professor of Business Ethics and Social Responsibility at the University of St. Thomas and on the Business & Society faculty at New York University. His recent research examines meaningful work through the humanities. His Ph.D., in Philosophy, is from the University of Minnesota.