Paul Melendez

Professor of Practice, Eller College of Management

Paul Melendez has been with the Eller College of Management since 1996. He earned his doctorate from The University of Arizona with a specialization in “privatization.” As a faculty member he serves as the EthicsPoint Distinguished Lecturer in Business Ethics and the Director of the Ethics Program in the Department of Management and Organizations.

Research Interests:  Business ethics, Public policy; My programs focus on the ethical dimensions of free trade agreements (e.g., CAFTA-DR & Mercosur), privatization, economic development and foreign investment from MNCc, corporate social responsibility, and eco-tourism. All of these topics center on Latin America and would be of interest to any LAS student graduate and/or undergraduate.