memomsc

Department of Management, Society and Communication

Mette
Morsing
Professor
,
PhD


Room: DAL/2Ø.044
Tel:
+4538153205
E-mail: memo.msc@cbs.dk
Presentation

Professor Mette Morsing, PhD, Copenhagen Business School (CBS) is the Co-Director of CBS Sustainability Platform since 2011 and a distinguishedvisiting professor at Royal Holloway, University of London. From 2002 till 2012, she was the Founding Director of CBS Centre for Corporate Social Responsibility (cbsCSR) as well as a Founding Member of the Academy of Business in Society (ABIS) in Bruxelles, where she was elected as Board Member over ten years (2003-12).

Morsing’s research focuses on how identity is governed in the interplay of internal and external stakeholders, in particular in the context of CSR and sustainability. Her research has been published in journals such as Journal of Management Studies, Organization, Human Relations, Harvard-Deusto Business Review, Journal of Business Ethics, Management Communication Quarterly and Corporate Governance: The International Journal of Business in Society and in publishing houses such as SAGE, Routledge, Palgrave MacMillan and Oxford University Press. She is currently preparing an edited textbook with Andreas Rasche and Jeremy Moon on “Governance of CSR” commissioned by Cambridge University Press.

Morsing is often invited as speaker by universities, companies and other organizations on CSR and she has taught extensively at BA, MSc., MBA, Master Executive and Ph.D. level. Moreover she has supervised a number of PhD students and served on many national and international PhD committees. She has received awards for her research (Tietgen, Statoil, etc.) and served as research manager for research programs granted from for example the EU Commission, FP6, NOS, FSE, the Danish Strategic Research Council and the Villum Foundation.

Today she serves as a Board Member of the LEGO Foundation, Claus Meyer Melting Pot Foundation and Zahle Private Gymnasium, and International Advisory Board Amsterdam School of Communication Research (ASCoR), Amsterdam University. She is also an invited member of “Mandag Morgens Wellfare Group”. Morsing currently serves on four editorial boards: Corporate Governance: An International Journal of Business in Society, Business Ethics: A European Review, Social Responsibility Journal and Corporate Communication: an International Journal and she serves as an associate editor of Scandinavian Journal of Management and is a series editor at Cambridge University Press.

Additionally, Morsing has recently completed the 16 full days CBS Executive Board Member Educational Program (including passing the exam!) as well as the CBS Executive Boardmembership program for Foundations. She is on her way to IMD for further board membership education in February 2016.

Academic Co-Director of CBS Sustainability Platform

Distinguished Visiting Professor, Royal Holloway, University of London

Board Member LEGO Foundation, Billund

Board Member Claus Meyer Foundation: Melting Pot, Copenhagen

Board Member Zahle Gymnasieskole, Copenhagen

Board Member International Advisory Board of the Amsterdam School of Communication Research (ASCoR), Amsterdam University.

Invited Member of Mandag Morgens Velfærdsgruppe

Primary research areas

Business and CSR/ Sustainability

Governance and CSR

Communication studies

Organization theory

Identity-image relations

Social media
Link to this homepage
www.cbs.dk/en/staff/memomsc
Selected publications

Moon, J., Morsing, M. and Rasche, A. (to appear in 2016). Corporate Social Responsibility. Strategy, Communication and Governance. London: Cambridge University Press

Frandsen, S. and Morsing, M. (2014) Once bitten, twice shy. Identity threats and organizational paranoia. Paper presented at International Communication Association Conference ICA, Puerto Rico, May 11-15, 2015.

Morsing, M. and Spence, L. (2015). Small Business Social Responsibility Communication:

Towards a Foucauldian Conceptualisation. Paper presented at the 3rd CSR Communication Conference, Ljubljana, September 22-25, 2015

Christensen, L.T., Morsing, M. And Thyssen, O. (2015). License to Critique: An extended view on sustainability standards within a communication framework. Paper presented at IABS the International Association for Business in Society, Costa Rica, March 11-14, 2015

Morsing, M and Strand, R (in press) CSR and Beyond. A Nordic Perspective. Book review for Corporate Communication: an International Journal

Morsing, M and Roepstorff, A (2014) CSR as political acticity: Observations on IKEA's CSR identity-image dynamics. Journal of Business Ethics, DOI 10.1007/s10551-014-2091-1, published online March

Castello, I., Morsing, M. and Schultz, F. (2013). Communicative dynamics and the polyphony of corporate social responsibility in the network society. Journal of Business Ethics. vol. 118; pp. 683-694

Schultz, F., Castello, I. and Morsing, M. (2013). The construction of corporate social responsibility in network society: A communication view. Journal of Business Ethics vol. 115, issue 4, pp: 681-692

Christensen, L.T., Morsing, M. and Thyssen, O. (2013). CSR as aspirational talk. Organization, vol. 20, no. 3, pp. 372-393

Morsing, M. (2011). State-owned enterprises: A corporatization of governments? Management Communication Quarterly, 25(4), pp. 710-717

Kjaergaard, A., Morsing, M. and Ravasi, D. (2011). More than a mirror: A study of media influence on organizational identity construction in a celebrity Firm. Journal of Management Studies, vol. 48, no. 3, pp. 514-543

 

 

Publications sorted by:
2019
Mette Morsing; Dennis Oswald; Susanne Stormer / The Ongoing Dynamics of Integrating Sustainability into Business Practice : The Case of Novo Nordisk A/S.
In: Managing Sustainable Business: An Executive Education Case and Textbook. . ed. /Gilbert G. Lenssen; N. Craig Smith. Dordrecht : Springer Science+Business Media 2019, p. 641-673
Book chapter > peer review
2018
Mette Morsing; Sarah Glozer / An Analysis of CSR Communication as Political Satire and its Potential towards the Sustainable Development Goals
Paper presented at 25th Annual International Vincentian Business Ethics Conference. IVBEC 2018, 2018
Paper > peer review
Anne Vestergaard; Luisa Murphy; Mette Morsing; Thilde Langevang / Business-NGO Partnerships : The New Development Agents?.
Paper presented at The Annual Meeting of the Association of American Geographers, 2018
Paper > peer review
Anne Vestergaard; Luisa Murphy; Mette Morsing; Thilde Langevang / Cross Sector Partnerships as Capitalism’s new Development Agents : Reconceiving Impact as Empowerment.
Paper presented at The 29th Annual Meeting of the International Association of Business and Society. IABS 2018, 2018
Paper > peer review
Sanne Frandsen; Mette Morsing / Falling from Grace : Frontline Bank Advisors’ Sensemaking of the Downs and Ups after the Global Financial Crisis.
Paper presented at The 7th Latin American and European Meeting on Organizational Studies: LAEMOS 2018, 2018
Paper > peer review
Sarah Glozer; Mette Morsing / Helpful Hypocrisy? : Investigating Humour and ‘Double Talk’ in CSR Communication.
Paper presented at Paper Development Workshop, 2018
Paper
Annemette Kjærgaard; Mette Morsing / Organizational Identity and Integration of Sustainable Development : A Micro-level Study of Ethical Closure and Silence.
Paper presented at The 34th EGOS Colloquium 2018, 2018
Paper > peer review
Sanne Frandsen; Mette Morsing / Organizational Saint Image: Too Good to Be True? : Conceptualizing Dysfunctional Tensions of Positive Deviance for Organizational Members.
Paper presented at 78th Annual Meeting of The Academy of Management , 2018
Paper > peer review
Mette Morsing; Andreas Rasche; Erik Wilhelm Wetter / The Legitimacy of Data Partnerships for Sustainable Development
Paper presented at 78th Annual Meeting of The Academy of Management , 2018
Paper > peer review
Anne Vestergaard; Luisa Murphy; Mette Morsing; Thilde Langevang / The New Development Agents : A Critical Analysis of North-South CSR Partnerships.
Paper presented at The 29th Annual Meeting of the International Association of Business and Society. IABS 2018, 2018
Paper > peer review
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