Professor, Political Science
Copenhagen University Visiting Professor 2013-2014, Political Science
Jette Steen Knudsen is professor of business in society at the department of political science at Copenhagen University. She obtained a PhD in political science from MIT and holds visiting fellow appointments at the International Centre for Corporate Social Responsibility at Nottingham University Business School and at CBSCSR at Copenhagen Business School. She has published extensively on CSR focusing on the changing boundaries of public and private regulation of CSR, as well as on the internal organization of CSR in multinational corporations. Jette Steen Knudsen has previously served as project leader for the CEO at AP Moller Maersk (a shipping, oil and retail conglomerate) evaluating CSR threats and opportunities. She has also been a director of The Copenhagen Centre for CSR, a think tank. Jette is a consultant to companies and governments on CSR issues.