Tom Brown

Associate Professor of Practice, Business and Society


Room: SGL 3315

Phone: 778.782.3574



EdD (Simon Fraser University); EMBA (Simon Fraser University); Cert (Vancouver Island University); Cert (Malaspina University-College); Cert (University of Pau and Pays de l'Adour)


Tom teaches business ethics in the and is the Academic Director of Beedie’s EMBA in Indigenous Business Leadership

Tom has an academic and practical background in communications, program development and instructional design. His research interests are located at the intersection of university teaching and business ethics with a particular interest in online education.

Since 1998, Tom has held a variety of senior administrative positions in the Beedie School of Business at Simon Fraser University. Tom holds an MBA and a Doctorate in Educational Leadership from SFU. 


Selected Publications

articles and reports

Brown, T. (2015). Locating practical wisdom in Bolsot's information space. Challenging Organisations and Society, 4(2), 768-781.

Wagenheim, G., Brown, T., & Crispo, A. (2013). Creating learning and change through reflective conversations. Challenging Organisations and Society, 2(1), 184-203.

Wagenheim, G., Brown, T., & Crispo, A. (2013). Editors' Comments: How a reflective hybrid approach can change how we think about and take action in our work. Challenging Organisations and Society, 2(1), 179-183.