Nanette Clinch, an attorney with a doctoral degree in English, is a lecturer in the College of Business at San Jose State University, teaching undergraduate courses in business law, graduate courses in law and ethics in  MBA and MSA programs, and undergraduate communication courses. Prior to joining San Jose State University, she practiced civil and criminal law, including service as an Assistant Prosecutor in Bergen County, New Jersey, gaining appointments as Chief of the Arson Section and Chief of the Environmental Crimes Section, which she organized. Research interests include beauty, ethical judgment, bioethics, religion and the law, classical philosophy, Shakespeare, and the moral imagination.  She received a B.A. magna cum laude from Mount Holyoke College, a Ph.D. from the University of Toronto and a J.D. from Rutgers Law School-Newark.