Alicia Hennig
Address:
Room 419, Building G, HITSZ Campus (581005)
Email:
hennig@hitsz.edu.cn
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PERSONAL PROFILE
 
Philosopher from Germany with a focus on applied philosophy, ethics and responsible business conduct (environmental, social, legal) and professional work experience in the business sector.
RESEARCH INTEREST
 
Chinese ancient philosophies, sustainability, sustainable management, corporate social responsibility, sustainable development, systems philosophy
EDUCATION  
2009 - 2015
Dr. Phil. in Philosophy (Applied Philosophy and Ethics) at Technical University Darmstadt, Germany
2003 - 2008
M.A. in Philosophy, Sociology, Psychology at Technical University Darmstadt, Germany
RESEARCH & WORK EXPERIENCE  
2011
Research Fellow, Centre for Applied Philosophy and Public Ethics, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
2010 - 2013
Freelancer, Deutsche Bank AG, Corporate Sustainability Department, Frankfurt, Germany
2009 - 2014
Research Assistant, East-West Centre of Business Studies and Cultural Science, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management, Frankfurt, Germany
PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION & ACADEMIC SERVICE
 
2011
Conceptual design and planning of the
Young Philosophy Graduate Conference "Bringing on the Good Life" at Technical University Darmstadt
2010
Conceptual design, planning and organisation of the
Young Philosophy Graduate Conference "Re-Enchantment of the World" at Technical University Darmstadt
2009
Conceptual design, planning and organisation of the
Young Philosophy Graduate Conference "Gaps and Bridges" at Technical University Darmstadt
RESEARCH PROJECTS
2015 - 2018
Chinese ancient philosophies and sustainable management
2009 - 2015
Social, environmental and legal responsibilities of global corporations / Corporate Criminal Liability / Sharing Economy (PhD)
RESEARCH ACHIEVEMENT & AWARDS
PATENT
   
PAPER & BOOK PUBLICATIONS
Papers
- 2015: "Challenging Voluntary CSR-Initiatives – A Case Study on the Effectiveness of the Equator Principles"; Working Paper Series of the Cluster of Excellence ‘The Formation of Normative Orders, Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany
- 2009: "How “Confucian” is Chinese society today?”, Working Paper, East-West Centre of Business Studies and Cultural Science, Frankfurt School of Finance &
Management
- 2009: "Confucianism as Corporate Ethics Strategy”, Working Paper, East-West Centre of Business Studies and Cultural Science, Frankfurt School of Finance &
Management
- 2009: "Confucianism as Leadership Strategy?", Working Paper, East-West Centre of Business Studies and Cultural Science, Frankfurt School of Finance &
Management

Book Chapters
- "The Ethical Background of Business in China – An Outline” published in Khan/Amann: World
Humanism: Cross-cultural Perspectives on Ethical Practices in Organizations, Palgrave
Macmillan, 2013

Media
- CSR Wire, UK: “Four Principles to Create a More Credible CSR Report” (January, 2015) http://www.csrwire.com/blog/posts/1498-four-principles-to-create-a-more-credible-csr-report
CONFERENCE PAPERS/TALKS
 
Conference/Workshop Speaker
- Universidad do Minho, Braga, Portugal: Ethics in Finance Summer School, July 2015
- St. Annes College, Oxford, UK: Greenwich Business School Philosophy of Management
Conference, July 2015
- European Business Ethics Network (EBEN) Annual Conference, Istanbul, June 2015
- Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics, Harvard University, US: Conference on Institutional
Corruption, May 2015
- Universidad de Extremadura, Badajoz, Spain: Symposium on Ethics and Social Responsibility
Research, May 2015
- Global Ethic Institute, Tübingen, Germany: Workshop on Economic Responsibility, February
2015
- IESE Barcelona: 18th International Symposium on Ethics, Business and Society – Ethics in
Accounting, Finance and Banking: Toward a More Comprehensive Integration, July 2014
- International Society for Diversity Management, Annual Conference, Frankfurt, Germany, November 2011
- Young Philosophy Conference, Technical University Darmstadt, Germany, September 2010
- Young Philosophy Conference, Technical University Darmstadt, Germany, September 2009

Conference/Workshop Papers
- "Daoism in Management", St. Anne's College, Oxford, UK, July 2015
- "The Status of Responsible Business in the Finance Industry", EBEN Conference, Istanbul, June 2015
- "Distorted Perception: Public Images of Corporations and Their Hidden Agenda of EU Lobbying" presented at Harvard, US, May 2015
- "Challenging Voluntary CSR-Initiatives – A Case Study on the Effectiveness of the Equator Principles" presented at Global Ethics Institute, Germany, February 2015
- "Challenging the Effectiveness of Voluntary CSR Strategies and Measures", IESE Barcelona, Spain, July 2014
- "The Ambivalence of Progress in Technology", Technical University Darmstadt, Germany 2010
- "Integrity - Can ambivalences in personality and life be reconciled?" (OriginalTitle:"Stichwort Integrität – Sind Brüche und Ambivalenzen in Persönlichkeit und Lebenslauf überbrückbar?"), Technical University Darmstadt, Germany 2009
TEACHING/SUPERVISING EXPERIENCE
2011 - 2015, Private Tutor
Adult vocational training
2010 - 2013, Georg-Buechner Middle School, Rodgau, Germany
Teaching basic Chinese
2010, Technical University Darmstadt, Germany
Co-instructing philosophy courses, undergraduate and graduate studies
Updated:2015-11