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Leon Prieto

Professor of Management
Assistant Dean of Strategic Initiatives and Community Engagement

Clayton State University

Topic Areas

Entrepreneurship, Environment and Sustainability, Ethics, Gender and Diversity, Leadership, Management Education, Management History, Organizational Behavior, Social Issues

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Corporate Social Responsibility; Future of Work; Race, Equality, and Ethics

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Leon C. Prieto serves as Assistant Dean of Strategic Initiatives and Community Engagement and Professor of Management in the College of Business at Clayton State University. He also serves as a Research Fellow at Cambridge Centre for Social Innovation, University of Cambridge, Judge Business School.

Leon has published articles in respected academic and practitioner journals such as Academy of Management Learning & Education, Journal of Business Ethics, Journal of Management History, Harvard Business Review, and MIT Sloan Review. His first book (coauthored with Simone Phipps) is entitled African American Management History: Insights on Gaining a Cooperative Advantage. His scholarship has received awards and recognition from Thinkers50, the Academy of Management, the Thinklist, and the United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship.

Leon has a PhD in Human Resource and Leadership Development (focus area in Social Entrepreneurship) from Louisiana State University, an ALM in Extension Studies, History with Graduate Certificates in 1) Social Justice and 2) Corporate Sustainability and Innovation from Harvard University, an Executive Certificate in Leading Sustainable Corporations from Oxford University, an MBA from Georgia Southern University, and a BSc. in Management from Claflin University.

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