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Giles Jackson

Giles JacksonA senior faculty member with almost 30 years of service to Shenandoah University, Dr. Jackson teaches sustainable business strategy, advanced management theory and practice, marketing and branding, and also directs the business school’s internship program. A passionate advocate of experiential learning, he has led consulting projects with hundreds of companies and non-profit organizations. Recent clients include Stryker and Quantum Sails.

Professor Jackson received his doctorate from Virginia Tech in 1994, and wrote among the first doctoral dissertations on the topic of business and sustainability. A “practicing academic,” he has held executive positions in the wind energy and manufacturing sectors and recently established an independent physical therapy clinic for his wife, Nina, a graduate of Shenandoah University. He chairs the Faculty Senate’s Faculty Affairs Committee and serves on the university’s Sustainability Council.