Brett Beasley specializes in the ethical dimensions of communication, language, and influence. He holds a PhD from Loyola University Chicago and has completed additional graduate studies in Christian Ethics at the University of Notre Dame. He joined the Notre Dame community in 2016 and currently serves as the Associate Director of the Notre Dame Deloitte Center for Ethical Leadership at Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business. In 2017, he received the Mendoza Dean’s Award for Outstanding Commitment and Service. As a Term Assistant Teaching Professor, Brett also teaches courses in both ethics and communications. His writing has appeared in scholarly journals, such as Renascence and Literature and Theology, as well as general audience publications, such as the Washington Post, Scientific American, and the Los Angeles Review of Books. He is co-author of the forthcoming book O’Hara’s Heirs: A Century of Business Education at Notre Dame and is working on a book tentatively titled What Good Means: The Moral Imagination of Gerard Manley Hopkins. He and his wife, Anne, reside in South Bend, Indiana, with their two children.