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Gerald Francis Cavanagh, Business educator. Ordained Jesuit Catholic priest, 1964. member of the board ethics City of Detroit, since 1994. Member International Association for Business and Society, Academy Management (Sumner Marcus award 1990), Society for Business Ethics, Theta Tau, Blue Key, Alpha Phi Omega(advisor), Beta Gamma Sigma, Tau Kappa Alpha, Alpha Sigma Nu.

Background

Cavanagh, Gerald Francis was born on September 13, 1931 in Cleveland. Son of Gerald Francis and Margaret Mildred (Gilmore) Cavanagh.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Case Western Reserve University, 1953. Master of Business Administration, St. Louis University, 1958. Licentiate in Philosophy, St. Louis University, 1959.

Master of Education, St. Louis University, 1960. Licentiate in Theology, Loyola University, Chicago, 1965. Doctor in Business Administration, Michigan State University, 1970.

Doctor of Philosophy, Loyola University, Baltimore, 1989. Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), Loyola University, Baltimore, 1989. Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), Siena Heights University, 1998.

Career

Associate professor Wayne State University, Detroit, 1970-1979. Chair business ethics Santa Clara (California) University, 1979-1980. Professor University Detroit, 1980-1986.

Gasson chair Boston College, 1986-1987. Academy vice president University Detroit Mercy, 1989-1992, provost, chancellor, 1992-1995, chair business ethics, since 1995. Trustee Fordham University, New York City, 1974-1980, Xavier University, Cincinnati, 1981-1984, Santa Clara University, 1991-2003, Holy Cross, Massachusetts, since 2001, Loyola University, New Orleans, since 2006.

Board chair University Detroit, 1975-1977. Presenter in field.

Achievements

  • Ordained Jesuit Catholic priest, 1964.

Works

Membership

Member of the board ethics City of Detroit, since 1994. Member International Association for Business and Society, Academy Management (Sumner Marcus award 1990), Society for Business Ethics, Theta Tau, Blue Key, Alpha Phi Omega(advisor), Beta Gamma Sigma, Tau Kappa Alpha, Alpha Sigma Nu.

Connections

father:
Gerald Francis Cavanagh

mother:
Margaret Mildred (Gilmore) Cavanagh