Endowed Chair for International Business Ethics and Sustainability Chairholder

Stefan Malzkorn

Chair Holder

Since January 2015, Prof. Dr. Sarah Jastram holds the Chair of International Business Ethics and Sustainability at HSBA.

After studying at the University of Hamburg, the University of Technology in Sydney and Copenhagen Business School, she completed her doctorate at the University of Hamburg in 2012 and then worked at the Institute for Management at Humboldt-University zu Berlin.

Professor Jastram gathered her international research and teaching experience at Grenoble Ecole de Management and at the European University Institute in Florence for example. She researches and publishes works in the fields of Strategic Corporate Social Responsibility, Governance as well as Sustainable Management. Professor Jastram also acts as an advisor and facilitator in the public and private sectors.

Current and past project partners of the chair include: Bundesverband der Deutschen Industrie (BDI, Federation of German Industries), United Nations Global Compact (German Network), International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and Deutsche Institut für Normung (DIN, German Institute for Standardization).

Since 2014, Professor Jastram is also a guest researcher at the Chair of Innovation Economics at Technische Universität Berlin.

Current Publications

Jastram, Sarah Margaretha/Bäumlisberger, Damian (Forthcoming): Towards a Methodological Bridge across the Ontological Gap. Methodological Comments on the Translation of Universal Ethical Principles into Benchmark Indicators for an Assessment of the Status Quo, in: Werhane, Patricia H./ Freeman, R. Edward: Research Approaches to Business Ethics and Corporate Responsibility, Cambridge University Press.

Jastram, Sarah (forthcoming): Habermas’ Theorie und die Legitimation von Multi-Stakeholder-Verfahren in der Praxis, in Scholz, Markus/ Czuray, Marie (Hrsg.): ISO 26000 und ONR 192500: Leitlinien und Normen zur Unternehmensverantwortung. Berlin/Heidelberg: Springer Gabler.

Jastram, Sarah/Schneider, Anna-Maria (2015): Sustainable Fashion Governance at the Example of the Partnership for Sustainable Textiles, in: Umweltwirtschaftsforum. Volume 23, Issue 4, Springer, p. 205-212.

Jastram, Sarah/Kühn, Sophie Katharina (2014): Innovation through Multi-Stakeholder Networks in the Field of Corporate Social Responsibility, in: InTeR, Zeitschrift zum Innovations- und Technikrecht. Frankfurt am Main. Deutscher Fachverlag.

Jastram, Sarah/Prescher, Julia (2014): Legitimizing Corporate Social Responsibility Governance, in: Frederiksen, Claus Strue/Idowu, Samuel O./Mermod, Asli Yuksel & Nielsen, Morten Ebbe Juul (Hrsg.): Corporate Social Responsibility and Governance: Practice and Theory. Cham. Springer International Publishing., p. 39-61.

Jastram, Sarah (2012): Legitimation privater Governance: Chancen und Probleme am Beispiel von ISO 26000. Wiesbaden. Gabler.

Mückenberger, Ulrich/Jastram, Sarah (2010): Transnational Norm-Building Networks and the Legitimacy of Corporate Social Responsibility Standards, in: Journal of Business Ethics, 97, p. 223-239.

Jastram, Sarah (2010): Global Reporting Initiative, in: Anheier, Helmut/Toepler, Stefan (Hrsg.): International Encyclopedia of Civil Society. New York. Springer, p.775-776.

Jastram, Sarah (2010): UN Global Compact, in: Anheier, Helmut/Toepler, Stefan (Hrsg.): International Encyclopedia of Civil Society. New York. Springer, p.1582-1583.

Jastram, Sarah (2009): Legitimation transnationaler Normen am Beispiel von ISO 26000, in: Zeitschrift für Wirtschafts- und Unternehmensethik, Jg. 10, Heft 1, p. 106-119.

Jastram, Sarah (2009): ISO 26000 - Vorstellung eines neuen (C)SR- Standards, in: Gate e.V. (Hrsg.): Dokumentation des Symposiums "Corporate Social Responsibility im Tourismus", 9.-10. Mai 2008 an der Universität Hamburg. Berlin, p. 74-78.

Jastram, Sarah (2008): Die richtige Ansprache von Sponsoren, in: McKinsey startsocial (Hrsg.): Abschlussdokumentation 2008. München, p. 96-97.

Jastram, Sarah (2007): Transnational Corporate Social Responsibility - Transnationale Unternehmensverantwortung, in: Forum Wirtschaftsethik; Vierteljahreszeitschrift 15. Jg.; Nr. 1/2007, p. 62-63.

Jastram, Sarah (2007): Interkulturelles Stakeholdermanagement im Rahmen von Corporate Social Responsibility, in: Lee-Peuker, Mi-Yong/Scholtes, Fabian/Schumann, Olaf (Hrsg.): Kultur, Ökonomie, Ethik. Hampp-Verlag, p. 131-149.

Jastram, Sarah (2007): Corporate Social Responsibility im interkulturellen Raum, in: Entwicklungsethnologie 16 (2007)2, p. 73-83.

Jastram, Sarah (2007): The Link Between Corporate Social Responsibility and Strategic Management. CIS Papers Nr. 17. Centre of International Studies, Hamburg.

Jastram, Sarah (2007): Corporate Social Responsibility und Medienmanagement. Reflexion über einen explorativen Workshop, in: Abel, Bodo/Jastram, Sarah: Dokumentation des Workshops: CSR in Medienunternehmen am 20.06.2007 in Hamburg, CIS Papers Nr. 16. Centre of International Studies Hamburg, p. 34-41.

Bassen, Alexander/Jastram, Sarah/Meyer, Katrin (2005): Corporate Social Responsibility. Eine Begriffserläuterung, in: Zeitschrift für Wirtschafts- und Unternehmensethik, Jg. 6, Heft 2 (2005), p. 231-236.

Rezension: Brink, Alexander/Tiberius, Victor A. (Hg.) (2005): Ethisches Management - Grundlagen eines wert(e)orientierten Führungskräfte-Kodex; mit Katrin Meyer, in: Glaube und Lernen, 21. Jg., Heft 1/2006, p. 95-96.

Rezension: Aglietta, Michel/Ribérioux, Antoine (2005): Corporate Governance Adrift: A Critique on Shareholder Value; mit Christine Zöllner, in: Ökologisches Wirtschaften 4/2005, p. 54-55.

Selected Lectures

Jastram, Sarah/Mensah, Hedda (2015): Governing Corporate Social Responsibility within International Value Chains, BJIR Special Issue Paper Development Workshop, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), April 24th.

Jastram, Sarah (2015): CSR-Netzwerke – Effektivität und Innovation, Freie Universität Berlin, January 27th. 

Jastram, Sarah (2014): Innovation and Multi-Stakeholder Governance, 6th International Conference on Corporate Social Responsibility, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, October 8th.

Jastram, Sarah (2014): Legitimizing Corporate Social Responsibility, Academy of Management: Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, USA, August 1-5.

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