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Penelope Washbourn  |  Scholarship  |  Service  

Education:

  • M.B.A. Business Administration, Saint Mary's College Executive Program, St. Mary's College of California, 1989
    Research Topic: Ethics Education and Executive MBA Programs
  • Ph. D. Theology, Union Theological Seminary, New York, 1974
  • S.T.M. Sacred Theology, Union Theological Seminary, New York, 1966
    Graduated Cum Laude
  • B.A. Theology, Nottingham University, Nottingham, England, 1965
    Class I Honours

Teaching Experience:

  • Dean, - School of Extended Education, Saint Mary's College of California (1995 - 2000)
  • Acting Dean - School of Extended Education, Saint Mary's College of California (1994 - 1995)
  • Associate Professor and Director of Procurement Program - School of Extended Education, Saint Mary's College of California (1989 - 1992)
  • Director - Continuing Education Program, Saint Mary's College of California (1984 - 1989)
  • Associate Professor - Religious Studies Department, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada (1972 - 1980)
  • Professor - Management Program, School of Extended Education, Saint Mary's College of California - 1992)

Professional Experience:

  • Assistant Vice President - Management Development Department, Bank of America, San Francisco, California. (1980 - 1984)

Awards:

  • Cum laude in Sacred Theology - Union Theological Seminary, New York (1966)
  • Class I Honours in Theology - Nottingham University, Nottingham, England (1965)

Honor:

  • Honors in Marketing, Economics, and Independent Study - Saint Mary's College Executive Program, St. Mary's College of California (1989)

Presentations:

Selected Presentations

  • "Experiential Learning - Is Experience the Best Teacher?,". Washbourn, Penelope (talk, speech or lecture)
    AC&U Annual Meeting
    (1997)
  • "Issues for Adult Education," ,. Washbourn, Penelope (talk, speech or lecture)
    Western Academic Conference, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, California
    (1996)
  • "Malden Mills: A Case Study in Business Ethics,". Washbourn, Penelope (talk, speech or lecture)
    Annual Meeting of the Society For Business Ethics, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada,
    (1996)
  • "Empowering Middle Managers: Bridging the Gap Between Theory and Practice,". Washbourn, Penelope (talk, speech or lecture)
    Western Regional Experiential Education Conference,
    (1992)
  • "Teaching Business Ethics Using the Case Methods,". Washbourn, Penelope (talk, speech or lecture)
    Faculty Workshop, Saint Mary's College, Moraga, California,
    (1992)
  • "The Ethics of Management,". Washbourn, Penelope (talk, speech or lecture)
    Kaiser Middle Management Conference, Saint Mary's College, Moraga, California
    (1991)
  • "Can One Make Purchasing a More Ethical Profession?". Washbourn, Penelope (talk, speech or lecture)
    Annual Meeting, California Public Purchasing Officers
    (1991)
  • "Teaching Business Ethics,". Washbourn, Penelope (talk, speech or lecture)
    School of Management, John F. Kennedy University, Orinda, California
    (1990)

Publications:

  • Washbourn, Penelope. ""Experiential Learning - Is Experience the Best Teacher?,"." Liberal Education 82.3 (1996)
  • Washbourn, Penelope. January 12, 1990. "Ethics Education for Executives,", National Conference on Ethics in America
  • Washbourn, Penelope. "A Model for a New Society: Values Ethics and the Global Economy,". , 1990.
  • Washbourn, Penelope. Fasen in Het Leven de Vrouw. Rotterdam: Leminscat, 1985.
  • Washbourn, Penelope. Seasons of Woman: Song, Poetry, Prayer, Myth, and Story. New York: Harper and Row, 1979.
  • Washbourn, Penelope. Becoming Woman: the Quest for Wholeness in Female Experience. New York: Harper and Row, 1977.
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