Cardiff Business School People

Dr Michael Marinetto

Lecturer in Public Management

+44 (0)29 208 75658
D26, Aberconway Building, Colum Drive, Cardiff, CF10 3EU

Teaching commitments

  • Ethics and Morality of Business (BS3728)
  • Managing Public Services (BS 2538
  • PhD supervision

Additional teaching activities

In terms of my teaching experience at Cardiff University Business School, I have a wide range of courses/modules. I have taught, inter alia, organisation behaviour and research methods at undergraduate level and human resource management and change management at post-graduate, Masters level.

At the moment, I teach a second year module on managing public services. Moreover, I have developed and currently coordinate a third year module on Business Ethics/CSR, covering such areas as the application of ethical theory to modern business, ethical investment and shareholder activism and environmental responsibility.

In addition, I am principal supervisor for a student (Jenna Pandelli) conducting doctoral research into freeganism. In my teaching, I am a champion, and enthusiastic user, of Virtual Learning Environments (VLEs) and blended-learning techniques. I have been keen to experiment with, and adopt, digital tools and internet technologies to launch pedagogical innovations. Principally, I have employed podcasts and video media in my teaching.

Research interests

  • CSR/business ethics

Secondary research interests

  • Policy analysis
  • Public institutions

PhD supervision research interests

  • Business ethics/CSR
  • Corporate corruption and crime
  • Public sector professionals
  • Radical/ethical consumerism

Additional activities

I am currently the external examiner for the Business and Community MSc in the Department of Social and Policy Sciences at Bath University