Kleio Akrivou (PhD) is Associate Professor in Business Ethics and Organisational Behaviour (Human Moral Development) at the University of Reading (Henley Business School), UK. She also is a Visiting Associate Professor in the University of Navarre’s Institute of Enterprise and Humanism and Culture and Society in Spain. Kleio’s degree of Doctor of Philosophy specialises her in human and systemic ethical growth (Case Western Reserve University, in the USA). Previously to her PhD, Kleio has also completed cross-disciplinary Bachelors and Masters degrees from European universities with a focus on Management, Economics, and International Relations and development.
Kleio’s current interdisciplinary research focuses on human and systemic integrity and novel normative understandings of human agency. In 2016 Dr. Akrivou and Prof. A. Sison have co-edited the book Challenges of Capitalism for Virtue Ethics and the Common Good (E. Elgar). Kleio has published her first monograph Differentiation and Integration in Adult Development with Springer, in 2009. Kleio’s research outputs include articles in the Journal of Business Ethics, Ethics in Science and Environmental Politics, Frontiers of Neuroscience, The Leadership Quarterly and the Academy of Management Learning and Education, among others.
Kleio is the Academic Director of the MSc in Management and the Lead Institutional representative for Principles of Responsible Management Education (PRME), a UN backed international educational institutions. She serves in the Editorial boards of AMLE and Ethics in Science and Environmental Politics. Kleio’s teaching is in International Ethics and Corporate Responsibility.
- Centre for Institutions and Economic History
- Centre for Social and Organisational Studies (CSOS), Henley Business School