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About Us



Welcome to the Center for Ethics & Social Responsibility!  The following pages provide information about the principles that guide our work and the people behind the vision.

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Our Purpose


Learn more about the role of the Center for Ethics & Social Responsibility at The University of Alabama.





CESR has been making an impact at The University of Alabama since the Fall of 2005.



Letter from the Director


What do we mean by ethics and social responsibility?  Stephen Foster Black, Director of the Center, explains CESR’s vision of ethics and social responsibility.





Our full-time staff devotes their energy and talents to advancing the mission of the Center.



Board of Advisors


Our team of advisors provides invaluable support in implementing the vision of CESR.





Our work would not be possible without meaningful collaborations with other programs at the University, as well as support from organizations in the Tuscaloosa community and beyond.



Frequently Asked Questions


Find answers to common questions about the Center.



Contact Us


We look forward to hearing from you!