Jeffrey Kaufmann (PhD, JD) is a Senior Lecturer at the Carlson School of Management where he teaches courses on ethics and managing change. Prior to teaching at the Carlson School, Dr. Kaufmann was on the faculty at the University of Illinois and Iowa State University, and taught at the Carroll School of Management at Boston College.
Dr. Kaufmann’s research on ethical distancing has been discussed in a variety of outlets including the The New York Times, Business Week, USA Today, NPR and the South African Business Day, and a co-authored article on the use of cost-benefit analysis in federal rule-making has been cited in a Congressional Report in the U.S. and as part of a report by the Office of Judicial Affairs of the Council of Europe.
He has also served as vice-chair or co-chair on various committees for the Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice of the American Bar Association. A veteran of U.S. Naval Intelligence, Jeffrey is a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars.