Prof. Bradley K. Googins

Professor, Boston College’s Carroll School of Management / USA

Prof. Bradley K. Googins is executive director emeritus of the Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship and a Professor in Organizational Studies at the Boston College’s Carroll School of Management. Prior to this he was a Professor  for over 20 years at Boston University Graduate School of Social Work and  founded the Center for Work & Family which now resides at Boston College. He was also selected as a National Kellogg Leadership Fellow from 1989- 1992.

His Research and writing has focused broadly on the area of the Role of business in society,  ranging from issues of work life balance to corporate citizenship. His  most recent books include Beyond Good Company: Next Generation Corporate Citizenship (2007), and Work Family Conflicts: Private Lives – Public Responses(1991)   He has served as principal investigator for many research grants on corporate citizenship, including The Role of Corporations in Community and Economic Development, (Ford Foundation) and The State of Corporate Citizenship: A Global Survey, (Hitachi Foundation).

He is currently conducting research in the areas of responsible leadership, employee engagement and social innovation and entrepreneurship

Dr. Googins holds a Ph.D. in Social Policy from The Heller Graduate School at Brandeis University; a M.S.W. from Boston College and a B.A. in philosophy and sociology from Boston College.