Join the Student Leadership & Ethics Board


Serving on the Board is a significant commitment yet highly rewarding experience. All Columbia MBA and EMBA (both first and second-year) students can apply for a limited number of positions each year.  Members are selected based on an interest in ethical leadership, demonstrated leadership skills, and past academic and work experience. If selected, members are expected to:

  • Participate in an annual retreat at the beginning of the academic year
  • Attend monthly Board meetings and leadership development trainings
  • Pitch and execute leadership and ethics projects of their own design
  • Promote events to the greater CBS community 
  • Engage proactively in Bernstein Center events/meetings with faculty and VIP guests

Recruitment Timeline

  • Application deadline: February 5, 2018 (MBA)
  • Interviews: February 8-13, 2018 (MBA)
  • Invitations released: February 16, 2018 (MBA)

Please add your name to our interest form and look out for a notification once 2018-19 J-Term applications open. We look forward to meeting you!

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