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Ricardo Calleja
  • Ricardo Calleja

  • Lecturer of Business Ethics

  • PhD in Legal and Political Philosophy, Universidad Complutense of Madrid
    Program for Leadership in Public Management, IESE, Universidad de Navarra
    Graduate in Law, Universidad Complutense de Madrid

Areas of Interest

    Institutional Ethics on the Firm
    Ethics and virtues of Entrepreneurship
    Public Leadership. Character and Institutions.
    Management and Political Philosophy.

Prof. Calleja holds a Ph.D. in Legal and Political Philosophy from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid, where he graduated in Law. He has been a postdoctoral research fellow at IESE and a visiting scholar at the Busch School of Business (Catholic University of America, Washington, D.C.) and the Mendoza College of Business (University of Notre Dame, Indiana). He has done three summer research stays at the NYU School of Law (New York).

He has been an associate professor at the Centro Universitario Villanueva, and has taught ethics and other subjects in social philosophy at the University of Notre Dame, Holy Cross College, the Universidad de Montevideo and UNIS (Guatemala), among others. Ricardo was director of a University Hall of Residence (Colegio Mayor) linked to the Universidad Complutense and a member of the Board of the National Association of Colegios Mayores.

His research is focused on the contributions of the Aristotelian-Thomist tradition to the field of business and economic ethics, and he is keenly interested in the relationship between business and the political environment. He has recently published in Philosophy of Management, the Journal of Corporate Citizenship and the Revista de Estudios Políticos.