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Ed Wasserman Elected to Executive Board of APPE.

— by on May 6th, 2011

Ed Wasserman, the Knight Professor of Journalism Ethics at Washington and Lee, has been elected to a four-year term on the executive board of the Association for Practical and Professional Ethics (APPE). The organization encourages interdisciplinary scholarship and teaching of high quality in practical and professional ethics by educators and practitioners who appreciate the practical-theoretical aspects of their subjects. The association facilitates communication and joint ventures among centers, schools, colleges, business and nonprofit organizations and individuals concerned with the interdisciplinary study and teaching of practical and professional ethics. In addition to Wasserman, the other newly-elected executive board members were  Lisa Parker, Center for Bioethics and Health Law , University of Pittsburgh and Rosemarie Tong, Center for Professional and Applied Ethics, University of North Carolina, Charlotte.