Asso. Prof. of Political Sci. at Brock Uni.
Dr Dashwood is author of the highly regarded book: The Rise of Global Corporate Social Responsibility: Mining and the Spread of Global Norms (Cambridge University Press, 2012). She also has numerous book chapters and articles in peer-reviewed journals related to CSR and mining, including Canadian Journal of Political Science, Canadian Journal of Development Studies, Business and Society Review and Business and Society.
Dr Dashwood’s research interests within the field of international relations encompass private global governance, corporate social responsibility (CSR) and international development and have a strong focus on Ghana and Africa. Her current research program is concerned with CSR adoption in the global mining sector, the dissemination of global standards specific to mining and the translation of global CSR standards at the local level in the developing country context.